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Old Jan 18, 2013, 10:02 AM
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Who Makes the Best Under $10 Servo?

I've tried a few, like HXT, EXI, Tower Pro, E-Max. Want to get opinions on which are best for the low price, like less-notchy, reliable, center well, etc.. Talking about 9 to 12 gram servos.
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 12:38 PM
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Henge makes better quality inexpensive servos..

Sold under Henge brand, HobbyKing.com brand, as well as others.

http://www.henge-rc.com/product.asp?bid=134&sid=38

Here's the Henge 933 sold by HobbyKing.com as HK-933MG. A metal gear servo with top ball bearing, and current limiting electronics. 12grams and only $11.20 plus shipping, when in stock. Same servo sells on eBay for about the same price with shipping.

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...g_0_10sec.html
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Old Jan 18, 2013, 02:14 PM
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BMS = Blue Bird servos, are the only under $10 with carbonite gear.
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Old Jan 19, 2013, 08:41 AM
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What can you tell me about carbonite? Stronger than the other non-metal like nylon? How does it compare to metal? Tks.
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Old Jan 19, 2013, 09:54 AM
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According to Hitec... 4x more resistant as nylon, 4x less than metal... read more here:

http://www.servocity.com/html/hitec_servos.html
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 01:35 PM
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Has anyone tried E-Max servos?
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 02:09 PM
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E-max and GWS

Like the e-max analog and GWS naro BB
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Old Jan 24, 2013, 07:21 PM
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Hobbyhorse.com usually has the Hitec HS-55 for $9.99
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