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Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:03 PM
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it is the rare exception, but I might go with an os gt33 when/if I get bigfoot, that seems to be the ticket in that size, DLE seems ok in the 55 or bigger size
I don't have the patience for that then. I'd rather fly short multiple flight with no fuss.
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Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:10 PM
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Same here... I'll probably do electric in 50cc too.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:13 PM
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I love my electric 89" Slick!! But wouldn't mind doing a DA60 powered 91" Edge, or maybe one of the new DLE twins....

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Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:15 PM
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By the way, I flew my Slick today for the first time after properly setting up my BEC Pro. Oh baby... its a whole new plane!! Now my pushovers to inverted harrier actually hold! Tumbles were more fierce and the plane was much more reactive. Now I just need about 40 4s batteries and I'll be good to go!!
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:16 PM
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Sweet are you going to stick with the 985s?
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:16 PM
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I love my electric 89" Slick!! But wouldn't mind doing a DA60 powered 91" Edge, or maybe one of the new DLE twins....

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Steve - have you flown your 58" Edge yet? I freakin love mine!! I'm having trouble keeping the canopy on though... It was ill fitting and the pin won't go in very well. Other than that its a beast of a plane.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:18 PM
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Sweet are you going to stick with the 985s?
Nah. I'm going to upgrade soon. But I just recently bought a 71 Slick, 58" Edge and 57" SC so I'm letting my wallet cool off first.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:19 PM
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By the way, I flew my Slick today for the first time after properly setting up my BEC Pro. Oh baby... its a whole new plane!! Now my pushovers to inverted harrier actually hold! Tumbles were more fierce and the plane was much more reactive. Now I just need about 40 4s batteries and I'll be good to go!!
So what did you change on your setup? Getting ready to set mine up.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:28 PM
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By the way, I flew my Slick today for the first time after properly setting up my BEC Pro. Oh baby... its a whole new plane!! Now my pushovers to inverted harrier actually hold! Tumbles were more fierce and the plane was much more reactive. Now I just need about 40 4s batteries and I'll be good to go!!
how's that deep cycle battery/field charger working for you? I just got one and I'm liking the ability so far, but I've only been doing for a couple weeks.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:30 PM
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Steve - have you flown your 58" Edge yet? I freakin love mine!! I'm having trouble keeping the canopy on though... It was ill fitting and the pin won't go in very well. Other than that its a beast of a plane.
I was really hoping to get the Deans on my new packs this last week...alas, it was not meant to be....Maybe Monday....and maiden on Wednesday...

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Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:35 PM
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how's that deep cycle battery/field charger working for you? I just got one and I'm liking the ability so far, but I've only been doing for a couple weeks.
What deep cycle battery are you using?? I had one that was working great until I got into larger batteries. I killed it trying to charge at 30A.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:39 PM
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What deep cycle battery are you using?? I had one that was working great until I got into larger batteries. I killed it trying to charge at 30A.
LOL, I bought a marine battery at costco, I use my icharger 206B and set it to 12-15A and charge my 2500-3300 6s and smaller batteries 2 at a time, I don't let it run down past 12.2V. so far so good, and costco has a 100% refund if it fails in the first 12 months
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:54 PM
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LOL, I bought a marine battery at costco, I use my icharger 206B and set it to 12-15A and charge my 2500-3300 6s and smaller batteries 2 at a time, I don't let it run down past 12.2V. so far so good, and costco has a 100% refund if it fails in the first 12 months
Which battery did you get? I think mine just wasn't strong enough.
Old Jan 19, 2013, 10:56 PM
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biggest they had, group 27, 115 amp hours
Old Jan 19, 2013, 11:30 PM
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Inverted...How many charges?


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