WLToys V911 review (Solo Pro/Trex 100 clone) - Page 991 - RC Groups
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Dec 18, 2012, 11:01 AM
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Originally Posted by SMEGS888
Those 180's looked quite a bit bigger. Not clear if it's a good trade. Larger capacity may provide longer flights, but added weight can affect flight characteristics. If it's a choice between 7 minutes of lively flight vs 8 minutes of sluggish flight, I'll choose the former.
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Dec 18, 2012, 11:21 AM
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FWIW... I just ordered a couple of these from BangGood:

New Plug WLtoys V911 RC Helicopter Parts Upgrade 150mah 3.7V 1S Li-Poly Battery -- SKU053037 -- US$2.99

Not sure how much size difference there is with the 150mah vs the stock 120mah, but I'll know soon.
Dec 18, 2012, 01:48 PM
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Originally Posted by 2_Crash_Thumbs
Go here and click on the pale orange button to download the official manual:

http://www.fileswap.com/dl/E6tl08reu...nual_.pdf.html
Thank you much. This blown up version is easier to make out than the paper manual. Some of the parts designations are clearly wrong. Funny they never corrected that. Vince
Dec 18, 2012, 03:45 PM
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I want to upgrade and improve my V911.
What model parts are interchangeable.

swash plate - is it the 260a or 270a or 100s.
shwash plate linkages.
Main gear.
Main motor
rear tail motor.
Blades.
Anything else. I only want straight swap parts not anythin i have to modify. Im not interested in the cnc parts as these are way to heavy to be an upgrade.

Cheers guys
Dec 18, 2012, 08:28 PM
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Originally Posted by JJ1984
I want to upgrade and improve my V911.
What model parts are interchangeable.

swash plate - is it the 260a or 270a or 100s.
shwash plate linkages.
Main gear.
Main motor
rear tail motor.
Blades.
Anything else. I only want straight swap parts not anythin i have to modify. Im not interested in the cnc parts as these are way to heavy to be an upgrade.

Cheers guys
I was just about to ask the same thing.. Is it worth buying solopro parts? Or just $25 V911 bnf's
Dec 18, 2012, 08:58 PM
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The new heli with best design.

Lishi L6030 PoHorJeen 0852214129 (3 min 39 sec)

http://item.taobao.com/item.htm?id=1..._410_882036029

Who are know song name in present heli video? Please tell me i like very much.
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Dec 18, 2012, 10:59 PM
We NEED a LiPo w a USB plug!!!
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With a hatchet?
I may, or may not have field-dressed a few deer and black bear with a chain-saw before.

(except for the mess, some waste, and washing gristle out of my hair in the shower for 2 hours, it's surprisingly fast)
Dec 18, 2012, 11:02 PM
Sir Crashalot
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@saintpipo, the song is "Little June", artist Groove Coverage (I think).
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Dec 18, 2012, 11:31 PM
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Hey guys, Does anyone have a good fix to slow down the rudder when stock transmitter is on high rates? I can live with the added aileron response, but the rudder is just to darn fast. Wish I could just increase elevator only. May have to buy a double horse transmitter if I can't correct the stock one. Read many posts ago about some transmitter fix but didn't understand what they were showing, poor pictures and explanation. Thanks Tom
Dec 18, 2012, 11:35 PM
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The new transmitter for V912 (large version of V911) is said to support V911, and stick sensitivities are configurable. Might want to check that out too. In the mean time, search for "resistor mod".
Dec 18, 2012, 11:53 PM
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...fix to slow down the rudder...
Some guys are converting the stock TX to exponential curve response by soldering resistors on to the PCB. Expo'ing the yaw control is very helpfull and some guys have also Expo'ed the pitch and roll. I did the yaw only and used two 2.2K ohm resistors and am happy with the outcome.
Dec 19, 2012, 04:33 AM
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Read below, double post -
Dec 19, 2012, 04:34 AM
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Originally Posted by JJ1984
I want to upgrade and improve my V911.
What model parts are interchangeable.

swash plate - is it the 260a or 270a or 100s.
shwash plate linkages.
Main gear.
Main motor
rear tail motor.
Blades.
Anything else. I only want straight swap parts not anythin i have to modify. Im not interested in the cnc parts as these are way to heavy to be an upgrade.

Cheers guys
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Originally Posted by GiantScale
I was just about to ask the same thing.. Is it worth buying solopro parts? Or just $25 V911 bnf's

Anyone?
Dec 19, 2012, 05:13 AM
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Originally Posted by JJ1984
Anyone?
Since nobody else is picking this up, here is my take.

There are a few mods in links from the first post in this thread, but not many drop-in upgrades. the only major ones I can think of are
1) Carbon Fibre mainshaft + fisheye swashplate, if it's not already fitted by default
http://www.banggood.com/Wholesale-V9...t-p-49035.html
2) Delrin main gear (maybe try miracle mart) is mechanically tougher but I'm not aware of any serious weakness in the stock part.
3) Bravo SX motor is a drop-in, apparently

The links/blades will depend on the head you have installed.

I think there's a limited amount of useful tinkering to be done with the v911, of dubious value if you're looking to increase performance with only drop-in upgrades.

Other helis are better suited.
Dec 19, 2012, 06:41 AM
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Thanks for that Thwock.

cheers


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