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Old Jan 29, 2011, 08:47 AM
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1/6th scale EC-130


this is my work in progress scratch build EC-130. i drew it up in solidworks and had the plug CNC cut. now i have the plug covered in Fiberglas and i am sanding it smooth. the heli will have custom mechanics and rotorhead so that the entire interior can be modeled.
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Old Feb 02, 2011, 09:56 PM
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Looks really nice! The 130/135 are among my favorite helicopters. For the tail rotor, will it be custom or one of the available models?

I will be watching with interest.

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Old Feb 02, 2011, 10:44 PM
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thanks, will probably be starting a build thread on here soon, i have one at scalerchelis.com already. the main rotor will be custom, but for the tail i have a vario unit that goes in it. i might try and build a custom unit but we will have to see.
Old Feb 03, 2011, 06:27 PM
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Old Feb 03, 2011, 11:08 PM
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That looks awesome, are you going to build a custom swash as well?
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Old Feb 03, 2011, 11:34 PM
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i have one drawn up nu it not a priority to the project right now. the mechanics im making use 4 servos spaced 90 degrees so for now i am planning on an OF swash
Old Feb 04, 2011, 12:51 AM
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Very cool project, I'll look for the build thread over at scalerchelis...
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