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Jul 31, 2010, 02:33 AM
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Nice,
Just needs some nice landing gear and some carbon fiber fins to complete the package.
Regards Jason
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Jul 31, 2010, 04:01 AM
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Nice,
Just needs some nice landing gear and some carbon fiber fins to complete the package.
Regards Jason
im with u, Jason.
Jul 31, 2010, 05:51 AM
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sounds cool,but will the gyro work ok,the cb100 has a tricky time with tail wag some times , what would a 3 axis gyro do with a wobley main shaft ?it would twitch all the servos and the tail motor something to think about.very nice if it all works well though.
Jul 31, 2010, 07:54 AM
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After all of this, it STILL wants to lean to the right!! Got any idea on the price yet? Jonathan, you might as well put your package together for the heli with a decent tail motor.
Jul 31, 2010, 08:26 AM
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After all of this, it STILL wants to lean to the right!! Got any idea on the price yet? Jonathan, you might as well put your package together for the heli with a decent tail motor.
It will always lean ,,,cant stop that,,$1000.00 wont stop it .
Jul 31, 2010, 09:51 AM
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Zippy 350

2nd pic 350 on right next to a Oversky 400

Amp
It's just fibreglass tape over the tabs then?
Jul 31, 2010, 01:48 PM
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KB would be awesome.

Zippys all come bare cells. I meant "come in" as in weigh...ambigious upside-downers language maybe!

For battery wire I use this
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...re_1mtr_(R/B/Y)
22awg is perfect for power wires (esc as well) on these palm helis. Nice quality too for a bargain.

Amp
Thanks Amp - I order'em a few 350's and few 450's - will post my findings if I don't burn down the house soldering them up.
Aug 01, 2010, 09:24 PM
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It's just fibreglass tape over the tabs then?
Yep. Better if you can use some of that heat tape over the tabs (the brown/yellow stuff). But yeah just single direction fibre tape.

Oh btw the 450 cells won't fit the stock tray...too wide. 400's will, almost identical size to the Oversky 400's but 1g lighter with suprisingly similar performance. (tested in 4g3)

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Aug 02, 2010, 12:03 AM
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Yep. Better if you can use some of that heat tape over the tabs (the brown/yellow stuff). But yeah just single direction fibre tape.

Oh btw the 450 cells won't fit the stock tray...too wide. 400's will, almost identical size to the Oversky 400's but 1g lighter with suprisingly similar performance. (tested in 4g3)

Amp
Guess I will have mod the try - go velcro or something.
Aug 02, 2010, 02:51 AM
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Guess I will have mod the try - go velcro or something.
Why not just warm up the bat tray and stretch it ?
Aug 02, 2010, 02:04 PM
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I have actually done that and the plastic becomes really brittle. Only good for one crash and then its done.
Aug 02, 2010, 02:08 PM
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I have actually done that and the plastic becomes really brittle. Only good for one crash and then its done.
Ye if you use a flame,,use hot water from the kettle,place something the right size in the tray and let cool slowley
Aug 02, 2010, 02:38 PM
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Ye if you use a flame,,use hot water from the kettle,place something the right size in the tray and let cool slowley
Nice tip! Thanks for that!
Aug 02, 2010, 03:21 PM
Wolf Pack RC Heli Club
What we really need is a CB100 Wiki. I am helping one of our cb100 heli club members with his chopter and it spins left like crazy. I forgot what to check for when that happens? Thanks in advance.
Aug 02, 2010, 03:55 PM
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Originally Posted by WolfPack Leadr
What we really need is a CB100 Wiki. I am helping one of our cb100 heli club members with his chopter and it spins left like crazy. I forgot what to check for when that happens? Thanks in advance.
Hi Wolfpack Leadr,
It might have a problem at the tail rotor. Maybe the tailrotor is slipping on the shaft and cant hold the heli straight.
Does it start fine on the ground and then starts to spin left after take off?
Regards Jason


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