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Old Nov 12, 2012, 05:32 PM
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Why didn't they run? A pass???
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So I'm online, looking at a new Kate Spade bag that I am buying for Deanna.
I say to myself...how rediculous are these prices for a new designer purse.
Its just a small amount of leather and or fabric.

then I navigate to tower looking at servo's for the raven

then I tell myself to shut up and buck up for the bag...Not so overpriced when you think about what our plane stuff costs....

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Old Nov 12, 2012, 05:36 PM
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Good call Cry. Totally agree.
Old Nov 12, 2012, 05:36 PM
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low cost, but actually well regarded by those who have tried them

Hobbypartz.com's solar servo's.
+1

Solar servos have been rock solid in my 36" foamy. The smaller 9g analog servos have out performed the Hitec hs5 counterpart. The digitals are even better. Haven't tried the larger servos.
Old Nov 12, 2012, 06:15 PM
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then I navigate to tower looking at servo's for the raven

then I tell myself to shut up and buck up for the bag...Not so overpriced when you think about what our plane stuff costs....
+1
It's all comes down to a matter of prospective doesn’t…Hers or His.

I tried to justify my 3D hobby against the yearly cost of her hair color & cut at the salon. Seemed like a very fair comparison to me...$$ hobby cost vs $$$ hair care cost. I will never try that one again ever!

I have seen one of your planes Cry, ya had better pick up Deanna the designer purse as well as the matching wallet. Lol
Old Nov 13, 2012, 12:23 PM
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+1
It's all comes down to a matter of prospective doesn’t…Hers or His.

I tried to justify my 3D hobby against the yearly cost of her hair color & cut at the salon. Seemed like a very fair comparison to me...$$ hobby cost vs $$$ hair care cost. I will never try that one again ever!

I have seen one of your planes Cry, ya had better pick up Deanna the designer purse as well as the matching wallet. Lol
luckily, all she wants is the new purse..to replace the other Kate Spade bag I bought her 3 years ago. Sort of a celebration thing this time..she got a big promotion. A $500 bag is cheap compared to 8 savox or fut servo's.
Old Nov 13, 2012, 12:39 PM
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luckily, all she wants is the new purse..to replace the other Kate Spade bag I bought her 3 years ago. Sort of a celebration thing this time..she got a big promotion. A $500 bag is cheap compared to 8 savox or fut servo's.
What I've learned over the last 8 years....
"Happy Wife, Happy RC Life"

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Old Nov 13, 2012, 12:46 PM
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Question: I just can’t afford 80-125$ a servo right now “Well I can but won’t” as I have to many hobby’s and planes to outfit right now so I am looking for a happy medium. I would like to not have to run a BEC or regulator if possible and just run a 2s lipo. So looking for anyone’s experiences with the HK offerings for servo. Most all my planes are 20-35cc so I want to just put the same in everything. Suggestions? Bec and other suggestions welcomed also.
http://www.servocity.com
They usually have a big thanksgiving sale, keep watching the site.
Old Nov 13, 2012, 03:37 PM
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http://www.servocity.com
They usually have a big thanksgiving sale, keep watching the site.
You're right racerxky -
Check us out on Cyber Monday (11/26/12) for some great deals!
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 04:25 PM
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You're right racerxky -
Check us out on Cyber Monday (11/26/12) for some great deals!
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now how did servocity happen upon our little thread


must be doing a site search for "servocity"
Old Nov 13, 2012, 04:28 PM
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What I've learned over the last 8 years....
"Happy Wife, Happy RC Life"

D-Man
This is very true..
The main reason I took a year off from all things planes and IMAC in 2012.
Got to the point that I was obsessing (even more than I previously did)

Gone are the days of building a new plane every few months/weeks
buying kits left and right and stockpiling NIB kits in the garage shelves.

I'm trying to be good, but its been hard ringo...very hard.
a little pulp fiction right there...
Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:11 PM
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now how did servocity happen upon our little thread


must be doing a site search for "servocity"
Would be silly not to search for ourselves, we're able to help/inform our customers and potential customers that way .
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Old Nov 13, 2012, 05:44 PM
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Would be silly not to search for ourselves, we're able to help/inform our customers and potential customers that way .
well very cool then servocity!!

Old Nov 13, 2012, 07:02 PM
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New smaller wingbolts for your precious.....M3 and M4
Old Nov 13, 2012, 07:16 PM
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I like it! I bet I can get 4-40 bolts that will fit those as well. Do they have a rubber washer on the back?
Old Nov 13, 2012, 08:10 PM
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Does not come with it but my rubber backing washers will work perfectly.


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