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Jul 28, 2012, 10:43 PM
Fly low or fly home.
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I'll just get an ice 50 that way I feel like I'm good.
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Jul 28, 2012, 10:44 PM
TEAM HILLBILLY
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Originally Posted by Park_aviator
Yeah, it has a shaft, but it isn't touching foam. The motor spins but it definitely gives resistance, and kinda shakes. Like it sticks at some parts...
What is your timing set at on your esc?
Jul 28, 2012, 10:47 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
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Originally Posted by 3Dplank
What is your timing set at on your esc?
It's just what the normal one on the X7 is.....
Jul 28, 2012, 10:53 PM
3DHS 'native'
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have you tried updating the firmware?
Jul 28, 2012, 11:09 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
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have you tried updating the firmware?
Nope.... I didn't know you could do that with the X7/
Jul 28, 2012, 11:16 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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71" Cowling????


Anybody have a new or good orange 71" electric cowl they would be willing to part with? Mine has a problem and there are none available at either 3DHS or ADC. Paypal at the ready.

SteveT
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Jul 28, 2012, 11:41 PM
3DHS 'native'
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Yep you sure can. If you like PM me and I can update it for you if you like as I have the adapter or I can lend you the adapter...

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Nope.... I didn't know you could do that with the X7/
Jul 28, 2012, 11:42 PM
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What happened to never crashing anymore?

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Originally Posted by SteveT.
Anybody have a new or good orange 71" electric cowl they would be willing to part with? Mine has a problem and there are none available at either 3DHS or ADC. Paypal at the ready.

SteveT
Jul 28, 2012, 11:44 PM
Fly low or fly home.
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Don't think he crashed it, he may have damaged it or it just has a defect, or nose over and scratched it.
Jul 28, 2012, 11:45 PM
Landing, HEY, I got it!!!!!
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Originally Posted by going4speed
Yep you sure can. If you like PM me and I can update it for you if you like as I have the adapter or I can lend you the adapter...
Strange, I have the same setup on my EPP and have never had trouble. I know Chad got a new radio recently but I don't know how long he's had the foamy. If this is a new problem it is most likely with the ESC brake or some other setting or the motor has a mechanical issue.

Just troubleshooting from the hip.

Jeff
Jul 28, 2012, 11:46 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
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What happened to never crashing anymore?
Crash? PPsh.... I wouldn't call it that! Tis but a flesh wound!
Jul 28, 2012, 11:47 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
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Originally Posted by going4speed
Yep you sure can. If you like PM me and I can update it for you if you like as I have the adapter or I can lend you the adapter...
Thanks! I'll shoot you a PM.
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Originally Posted by jcfab
Strange, I have the same setup on my EPP and have never had trouble. I know Chad got a new radio recently but I don't know haw long he's had the foamy. If this is a new problem it is most likely with the ESC brake or some other setting or the motor has a mechanical issue.

Just troubleshooting from the hip.

Jeff
Yep, upgraded to an 8FG(S) that I love I've had the foamy since right before Christmas 2011, it was my present to myself
Jul 28, 2012, 11:50 PM
I fly, therefore, I crash!!!
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Originally Posted by going4speed
What happened to never crashing anymore?
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Originally Posted by skarface
Don't think he crashed it, he may have damaged it or it just has a defect, or nose over and scratched it.
Still building the plane....dropped the cowl, then kicked across my shop as I reached for it (what can I say, I'm not as coordinated as I used to be). I can repair it if needed, but it is a brand new plane and I just don't want to stick a repaired cowl on it....

SteveT
Latest blog entry: My hangar...
Jul 28, 2012, 11:52 PM
Fly low or fly home.
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Yeah I know what you mean once the plane has one tiny scratch on it you end up flying it lower.
Jul 28, 2012, 11:53 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
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Last question for the night..... Then I'll stop bothering you all with my 33" EPP nonsense, and back to the normal scheduled programming...

Does Hitec repair servos that are just showing a lot of blowback?


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