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Oct 03, 2011, 02:30 PM
crashing build's character.
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Originally Posted by silent_guru
Bad decision. I love mine and wanted another. Also a few guys at my field would like one after seeing mine fly.
did they say why ?
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Oct 03, 2011, 02:42 PM
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It is terrible! what now? a Habu? Will a Habu fly well on 4S 4000mah batt?

Any other planes that fly as well as a Meteor?
Oct 03, 2011, 03:50 PM
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They just said last week that they would be back for the holiday sales. Wonder which is true.
Oct 03, 2011, 04:45 PM
crashing build's character.
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Originally Posted by jhaywood
They just said last week that they would be back for the holiday sales. Wonder which is true.
i can't see why they would not make it anymore it stills sell's and fly's great.
Oct 03, 2011, 05:44 PM
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Originally Posted by jhaywood
They just said last week that they would be back for the holiday sales. Wonder which is true.
They told me that last week too. Try calling today to see!
Oct 03, 2011, 09:49 PM
John
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If this plane comes back, I am definitely pulling the trigger on this plane again, for the third time!!!
Oct 03, 2011, 10:32 PM
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I think I'm going to end up getting the Habu.... Too bad
Oct 04, 2011, 06:53 AM
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I got on the customer chat line with Nitroplanes last night after reading this and was told that the plane was no longer in production.
Anybody have a spare fuse they can part with I need one bad.
Oct 04, 2011, 10:13 AM
crashing build's character.
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Originally Posted by lowkeylaidback
I got on the customer chat line with Nitroplanes last night after reading this and was told that the plane was no longer in production.
Anybody have a spare fuse they can part with I need one bad.
would the fuse from the parkzone habu work?
Oct 04, 2011, 12:33 PM
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I would be hard pressed to fit a 5s 3300 40c battery in the Habu, I would be scared to fart anywhere near the canopy after the hack job it would have to take to fit that.!!
Oct 04, 2011, 02:31 PM
TakeOff=optional,Landing= Must
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Anyone know how to check & set timing on stock esc using the throttle stick/beeps method?
Oct 04, 2011, 05:22 PM
STOP CALLING THEM "DRONES!!!"
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Originally Posted by jackheli
Just got word from Nitroplanes that Dynam discontinued the Meteor! I had mine on backorder!

What now?
NOOOOOO!!! Bad Dynam! Why would you do that! Makes me not want to fly mine anymore for fear of crashing and not being able to replace it.
Last edited by Captain Ron; Oct 05, 2011 at 02:28 PM. Reason: spelling
Oct 04, 2011, 05:43 PM
How close are those trees?
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Originally Posted by fg1972
Anyone know how to check & set timing on stock esc using the throttle stick/beeps method?
I remember ready somewhere that the ESC appeared to be identical to the Turnigy Plush 60amp (the programming cards worked).

Might be worth trying one of the manuals to be found under the Turnigy ESC 'files' tab?
Oct 04, 2011, 09:32 PM
Take that runway!
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I hope the Meteor's demise is a nasty rumor. Another option for those in a rush might be the Hobby Lobby Rebel 70. Specs look about the same. Lists for $20 less than HABU.
Oct 04, 2011, 10:04 PM
Flyin Acehole
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I just purchased a habu airframe only, going to fit it with meteor electronics and fan/motor setup ....do some hogging in the battery compartment for 5s pack and see what happens....all for 150.00 ...not a meteor but next best thing...im partial to the meteor because its lighter,,,but e habu airframe is more sound in my opinion...so in a few weeks i will know....


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