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Jun 10, 2009, 08:30 AM
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Good retracts for 70mm Phantom?


Well the other day I lost a landing gear mid flight and I had to make a 2 wheel landing. The 70mm phantom is so cool and it will ROG off grass nice so I think I want to get retracts for it. Can anyone recommend some for me?
-Josh
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Jun 11, 2009, 09:44 AM
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Nobody? Would the retracts for the RClander 70mm's fit in the 70mm phantom?
Jun 11, 2009, 09:49 AM
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Dont know!! but a few piece of wire or solid rod (1/16 ") twisted and bended would be fine!!!!
Jun 11, 2009, 10:31 AM
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Originally Posted by metroidrc
Well the other day I lost a landing gear mid flight and I had to make a 2 wheel landing. The 70mm phantom is so cool and it will ROG off grass nice so I think I want to get retracts for it. Can anyone recommend some for me?
-Josh

Are they mech or air? How much does you bird weigh? The Rclander metal retracts are pretty study for a 4lb plane MAX. That is if your are using mechanicals. If you are using Air...then the HET mini's will work great for up to a 7lb bird. Hope this helps.

PS...Hobby lobby has good mechanicals as well. Look for the ones for the Executive Jet. They are really solid.

James


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