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Old Dec 19, 2011, 01:57 PM
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Old Dec 19, 2011, 07:34 PM
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A few pics of the damage to the wing tips. The box was not damaged at all so it must have happened when the wing was put in the box. I have emailed HK but am not holding out for an adequate response. Good job I got the plane with my bonus points I had been saving up for the last 12 months....
Old Dec 19, 2011, 08:12 PM
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Ops check the aileron servos before you glue the wing in. I did not and sure as $#!t the left one was fried and free wheeled but it was to late to remove and replace it. I only fly on one aileron and thankfully it still flies great
Old Dec 20, 2011, 06:52 AM
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Ops check the aileron servos before you glue the wing in. I did not and sure as $#!t the left one was fried and free wheeled but it was to late to remove and replace it. I only fly on one aileron and thankfully it still flies great
Good advice I. Glad I got some extra servos. Its been my esperience with hk stuff the airfeames are good but the electronix are hit or miss especially the servos.
Old Dec 20, 2011, 10:03 PM
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So I need to know, the "Slick" or the "Edge"? Has anyone flown both and what do you think. I'm not looking for full on 3d but a fun quick sport/acrobatic plane. I been flying 50mm edf's and 800mm warbirds and I need something new and these look great.
Old Dec 20, 2011, 10:05 PM
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Oh yes and I am getting into the micros. Just started with the PZ UM Corsair.
Old Dec 21, 2011, 05:46 PM
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Old Dec 21, 2011, 05:57 PM
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Old Dec 21, 2011, 06:07 PM
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Oh dear.... I'm going to give HK upto the 45 days allowed to make a claim. Will wait and see!
Old Dec 21, 2011, 06:12 PM
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So I need to know, the "Slick" or the "Edge"? Has anyone flown both and what do you think. I'm not looking for full on 3d but a fun quick sport/acrobatic plane. I been flying 50mm edf's and 800mm warbirds and I need something new and these look great.
I got the slick yesterday ( arrived perfect with zero issues ) and got 3 flights on it this morning. It isnt 3d but it is a great little imac plane, tracks well, good snaps, fast and has good power to weight. I have and have had quite a few HH micros and this is my 1st durafly micro and its as good as anything HH puts out. I have another slick and the edge coming and will be able to compare them for you when they arrive.

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Old Dec 22, 2011, 09:20 AM
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I got the slick yesterday ( arrived perfect with zero issues ) and got 3 flights on it this morning. It isnt 3d but it is a great little imac plane, tracks well, good snaps, fast and has good power to weight. I have and have had quite a few HH micros and this is my 1st durafly micro and its as good as anything HH puts out. I have another slick and the edge coming and will be able to compare them for you when they arrive.

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How "squirrely" is it?
Old Dec 22, 2011, 02:28 PM
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Thanx for the info, I have the Slick on the way and I don't think it will let me down. Keep me posted on the Slick vs Edge..........
Old Dec 22, 2011, 06:50 PM
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I got my new edge in today and it too had a creased wingtip My 2nd slick also arrived in perfect shape like the 1st one
Old Dec 22, 2011, 07:04 PM
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How "squirrely" is it?
It flew like pretty much any decent imac plane, wasnt squirrely to me at all but then again the point people consider "squirrely" or "a handfull" differs quite a bit from person to person. I have been flying over 30 years and fly everything from 3 channel trainers to turbine powered jets so my opinion might be vastly different than the next fella. Hope this helps.

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Old Dec 22, 2011, 08:31 PM
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