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Posted by indoorheli | Jan 30, 2014 @ 04:07 PM | 10,657 Views
Stagility is a simple set of 3 mixes that lets you use the agility mode of a quad while being able to get into instant stability mode so self right your quad. To activate you either let go or loosen pressure of the ele/ail stick and let it stay in its neutral position

Stagility, it's a new flight mode! (9 min 54 sec)

It doesn't even hinder aggressive aerobatic flight
DX9 - 350qx & Stagility (5 min 19 sec)
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Posted by indoorheli | Oct 03, 2012 @ 01:45 PM | 17,071 Views
Following Dylans lead I went off and started my brushless conversion of the nano the other day. Durning the conversions I noticed the motor does not have to have the hub changed out for a bearing tube nor did i need to make a new longer shaft as been mentioned previously.

To make the pinion reach the proper area below the motor it needed an additional 1mm in length which i was able to get from pounding the motor shaft downward from the bell a bit.

Instead of using a bearing tube from another motor I left the hub the same and made an adapter out of clear tubing that I was able to get cut straight on both sides using two washers as guides. Though after looking back I would now change this out for 7mm plastic washers that are about 2mm thick.

I then shaved the motor mount on the frame perfectly flat to accept the new motor and glued it into place.

I Bought a brushless heli flash stick and made an adapter for my esc though i have not as of yet tried it and instead went and flashed my esc with the micro solder points on the esc itself as suggested by Daryoon and is how it is written up in the BLHeli guide.

I soldered everything straight to the esc and piped the power to the esc before the main board. I tapped the signal into the back of the board upper right of the main board. I then flashed my esc when BLHeli code V6.1 as V7.0 wouldnt flash.

I then mounted the servos using msrx blade grip screws, pitch link ends and the dampers from the feather in shaft. I will change out the dampers for solid washers soon.

After flying a bit I have noticed any little vibe on 8 tooth makes the tail kick. It seems most vibes come from the servo arms that now touch the servo when moving due to the servo being brought outward. Simple fix will be to put a small outward bend in each arm.
Posted by indoorheli | Aug 23, 2011 @ 06:40 PM | 13,037 Views
I was trying to make myself a few canopies for the mcpx. The first version was two halves and the most recent version is a full pull 1 piece canopy.
Here are a few pics.
Posted by indoorheli | Dec 21, 2010 @ 12:36 AM | 14,084 Views
Latest Micro Build a Yakk55 in 22" design by Leadfeather
I have yet to see a better small space indoor 3d flyer that you can bounce off the walls with no damage..
EppYak55 22" (4 min 13 sec)

Posted by indoorheli | Aug 27, 2009 @ 04:01 PM | 17,088 Views
Here is a new vid of my slofly inside my office .......who says you can't fly an airplane with a 28inch wing inside???
Slofly (2 min 5 sec)

My First slofly - built for a friend
Slofly28 (4 min 20 sec)
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Posted by indoorheli | Jun 08, 2009 @ 11:45 AM | 16,578 Views
My brother has been into playing the Ukulele and got me into listening to this amazing player. My guitar Gently Weeps done on a Ukuele by Jake Shimabukuro

Ukulele weeps by Jake Shimabukuro (4 min 33 sec)

Posted by indoorheli | May 04, 2009 @ 01:21 PM | 17,499 Views
I made a micro Glass which is designed by Airworks AUW at 18 inch span will be 41 grams with new motor!. .... I love the design and now i cant wait for my bi (painted)one to get flying THE GLASS THREAD

Here is a short vid of it with an AUW of 54 grams. It will be near 41 with a smaller battery and a better motor.
miniglass (2 min 25 sec)
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Posted by indoorheli | Feb 24, 2009 @ 03:42 PM | 17,015 Views
Well i did this video a bit ago of the maiden flight of my latest i3d...#3 for me Right now i am in the process of creating another MrFlash EPP foamy design - the Edge 540t - It should have an AUW of 1000-1200 grams with a 55" span ....its huge! I should have a video of that that huge foamy very soon.