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Old Sep 03, 2012, 02:54 PM
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Been a fun weekend with birthday and rib cook off here in Reno, but did maiden the 71 on sat and it flew great, all trimmed out and the GT has a lot of power, next is to check all the bolts throughout the week and get it ready for next weekend.
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Old Sep 03, 2012, 03:26 PM
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Too easy!



5 1/2 hours of driving, $27 in gas, $6 in tunnel tolls, home safe and sound. Time to get parts on order!
Old Sep 03, 2012, 03:56 PM
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Maidened mine today! AWESOME!!!! It's amazing how well it handles the breeze compared to the smaller planes. All it needed was two clicks of left rudder trim, and one click of left aileron. CG was spot-on for my preference. Can't wait to get it in the air again with some proper servo arms!!!
Old Sep 03, 2012, 06:25 PM
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Just ordered up three HiTec 7954SH for $233.00 shipped. The build is on!
Old Sep 03, 2012, 06:39 PM
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Right on, I didn't know that. I still don't think a Corolla will be able to house it though. If you do get it in there, TAKE PICS!!
when I had my 70 I got it in a kia rio

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Old Sep 03, 2012, 06:42 PM
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when I had my 70 I got it in a kia rio

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That's awesome!
Old Sep 03, 2012, 06:44 PM
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4 flights on mine today, awesome airplane!

Old Sep 03, 2012, 07:16 PM
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Waiting for my new canopy....but hopefully, it will be here tomorrow....

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Old Sep 03, 2012, 10:45 PM
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And with a few clicks my Motrolfly 4325-280 is on the way.

Anyone know of a good place for JR style servo extensions? Prices seem very high everywhere I check.

Also will the included aluminum arm that comes with the 7954SH be long enough for my aileron installation or do I need to order up 3 1.5"ers?

All that is really left to get is the Ice 100, a voltage regulator, and an arming plug.
Old Sep 03, 2012, 10:57 PM
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MPI Maxx heavy duty twisted are what I like for extensions

And you need about 1.25" arms, BEC Pro, and ArmSafe

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Old Sep 03, 2012, 11:46 PM
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MPI Maxx heavt duty twisted are what I like for extensions

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That's what I got, from RCDude.
Old Sep 04, 2012, 05:31 AM
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And with a few clicks my Motrolfly 4325-280 is on the way.

Anyone know of a good place for JR style servo extensions? Prices seem very high everywhere I check.

Also will the included aluminum arm that comes with the 7954SH be long enough for my aileron installation or do I need to order up 3 1.5"ers?

All that is really left to get is the Ice 100, a voltage regulator, and an arming plug.
The included composite arms are the ones you want. Use the the longest single arm for the ailerons. Use the longest double sided arm with one side cut off for elevator and the longest double sided arm for rudder.
Old Sep 04, 2012, 11:52 AM
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huys, i think im going to be as crasy as to head by feet 5miles with slick in my hand to finally have a maiden... cant take it standing in the corner without anything to do any more... sigh... almost 2h walk... i NEED a car!!!
Old Sep 04, 2012, 12:35 PM
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and so the question is will 1x 2200 mah battery provide me with 12minutes airtime? or will it be cutting close?
Old Sep 04, 2012, 01:39 PM
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and so the question is will 1x 2200 mah battery provide me with 12minutes airtime? or will it be cutting close?
If you are talking about a rx battery then that should get you five or six twelve minute flights.


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