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Old Dec 11, 2012, 10:52 AM
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250 is the upper limit. Flying as crazy as I can I get maybe 4 minutes on the 250's. Propping down to a 6x3 and doing normal 3D (harriers, hovers, etc.) you will probably get closer to 5.
cody are you using the thunder power pro-lite 250
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 10:57 AM
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Nope, the Twisted 250 mah 25C packs.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 11:21 AM
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So my wife said she already bought my Christmas gifts, so I don't know when I'll get to order one of these little boogers.... although, my dancing around the house, jumping, kicking, screaming, and giggling like a little school girl last night while I was showing her videos and pics of the Mini might have almost convinced her to tell me "just order it".... lol... Hopefully soon!
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....Just don't go running around in a school girls uniform when you fly it.
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ha... no chance. don't worry! lmao!

Is it OK for a school girls uniform to be on a wife?


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Old Dec 11, 2012, 11:23 AM
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ive got a few of the tp pro-lite 250 i see there the same weight 17g as the twisted 250
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 11:24 AM
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They should work fine then.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 11:28 AM
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im gunna order a few of the twisted 250s i just wanted to keep around the same weight
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 11:46 AM
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I'm gonna ask the as yet unasked...

Good for 3d beginners outdoors?
It should at least be near indestructable at this weight.

If I had a 32" and one of these onhand, which should be used as a first 3d plane?
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 11:49 AM
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Which 32" plane do you have? My guess is a 32" plane on 2s lipos may be a little "floatier", softer, and forgiving... which is better when learning. IMO.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:00 PM
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Crack yak Mini... What?!! Oh man, my budget is blown till after Christmas... and then some.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:01 PM
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That's about what I thought but wanted to ask anyway.
I have a Slicko coming in with plans to step up to a costlier TH plane after beating it to death.
I just really enjoy mini planes in the 21 to 25" range.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:10 PM
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It will be a while before you beat the Slick "to death". you can beat it... then beat it some more, then beat it even harder.... unless you're flying combat with other guys (and even if you are), you'll have a hard time wearing it out.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:13 PM
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you can beat it... then beat it some more, then beat it even harder.... unless you're flying combat with other guys (and even if you are), you'll have a hard time wearing it out.
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:18 PM
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I didn't even realize until you replied Kris.... wow.... lmao!
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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:26 PM
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.....you can beat it... then beat it some more, then beat it even harder.... unless you're flying combat with other guys (and even if you are), you'll have a hard time wearing it out.
A wife in school girl's uniform is a healthier approach........

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Old Dec 11, 2012, 12:32 PM
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I'm gonna ask the as yet unasked...

Good for 3d beginners outdoors?
It should at least be near indestructable at this weight.

If I had a 32" and one of these onhand, which should be used as a first 3d plane?
A standard 32" plane such as the Edge will be easier and more forgiving to learn 3D with, and for that reason I would recommend one of those. Outside, you will have plenty of room, so the advantage of the mini's smaller footprint won't be felt.

However, indoors, I am starting to feel that a Mini with toned-down control throws and a 6x3 prop would be a great choice as it makes the area feel so much bigger.
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