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Old Jan 04, 2011, 10:37 AM
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Gah! So tempting!! I think I will leave it up to fate, if its still in stock this afternoon I'll take the shot... till then ill just wait and watch
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Old Jan 04, 2011, 10:59 AM
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Hey, I saw this one on Lord and Taylor's site too. Anyone know what model this might be a copy of?

http://www.lordandtaylor.com/eng/Gif...dtaylor/146495
I saw that too, but it looks like a 2 channel.
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:01 AM
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Gah! So tempting!! I think I will leave it up to fate, if its still in stock this afternoon I'll take the shot... till then ill just wait and watch
It is tempting, but I bet it's a type one remote. That's the only thing keeping me from it. I'm going to wait and see.
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:05 AM
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The only reason I tried it is because I've used up the other codes buying other helis from BOB. Apparently, they keep track of the code you use, and you can only use them once. TOP11 worked for me, so went with it.

It does look like it's only for the 11 items show here, but apparently the guy at BOB didn't program the software right or something.
http://www.bestofferbuy.com/index.ph...ign=affiliate1

Can't wait to see if this is the Huan QI HQ852 heli ... I'm betting it is. What a deal. If it's not, then oh well ... it was worth sending $24 to find out.

All the other websites showing the HQ852 say it's "New" ... so seems fitting that BOB just added it today to their catalog.
Question is, is this Infrared or Radio Control, I won't buy a 4 channel without RF control, Cheapo Ir control is too much a compromise for using with full function 4 channel. There is no pictures with the TX, and there is nothing in the ad copy to indicate which it is.
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:07 AM
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Just found a picture, it looks like it's Radio Control:



http://www.alibaba.com/product-gs/33...showimage.html
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:07 AM
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I saw that too, but it looks like a 2 channel.
Yup, here is the manual I found online. Definitely a 2 channel:

http://www.protocolny.com/files/User...icopter_IM.pdf
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:09 AM
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Question is, is this Infrared or Radio Control, I won't buy a 4 channel without RF control, Cheapo Ir control is too much a compromise for using with full function 4 channel. There is no pictures with the TX, and there is nothing in the ad copy to indicate which it is.
Its RF I believe.. it has a screw in type metal antenna...
here is the same heli on toptoyexpress..

http://www.toptoyexpress.com/remote-...elicopter.html
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:18 AM
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The It also shows a Mode 1 remote setup (throttle & yaw on left stick).
You have it backwards

Mode 2 is with Throttle & yaw on the Left stick
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:20 AM
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YES!!!! first sub $20 deal for 3 CHannel this year. Pulling the trigger also!!!
+1 here also but who ordered Two!
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:22 AM
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Its RF I believe.. it has a screw in type metal antenna...
here is the same heli on toptoyexpress..

http://www.toptoyexpress.com/remote-...elicopter.html
But this site says it is 2.4 Ghz !


http://toysfourboys.com/index.php?_a...d&productId=59


Oh well, I dropped the hammer on one of these, hell, what you expect, when RC HELI CRACK is dangled in front of this strung out junkie's face, can't help myself. How can one turn down a RF controlled 4 channel for $24.03. Why even try to resist.
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Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:23 AM
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Well, I guess I changed my mind on waiting, I picked up that HuanQi 852 for $24.03... I really gotta stop buying Heli's for myself, I think i might get one for my father for an early fathers day gift but thats it for me for a while!

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when RC HELI CRACK is dangled in front of this strung out junkie's face, can't help myself.
^^Agreed^^
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:32 AM
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Oh well, I dropped the hammer on one of these, hell, what you expect, when RC HELI CRACK is dangled in front of this strung out junkie's face, can't help myself.

hahahaha! this thread will be the death of us or our bank accounts!!
Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:32 AM
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On another note, Heres another 4-ch coax heli under $40

$38 shipped to ontario
http://toysfourboys.com/index.php?_a...d&productId=22

It looks preculiar, but a deal is a deal rite?
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Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:36 AM
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I'm in. Ordered the HQ852. It should be fun for the backyard.

It uses a 7.4v 800mah lipo. I have a bunch of those.
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Old Jan 04, 2011, 11:39 AM
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Guyz! did you choose the free shipping or the tracked?


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