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Jul 23, 2012, 11:15 AM
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You have to hang them by the prop or that will happen. http://twistedhobbys.com/VFS-System-VFS.htm
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Jul 23, 2012, 12:22 PM
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I think they're waiting on the upgraded motor with the new bearings still for the combo. You guys can still grab some servos and the esc from them and grab a motrofly that can run on 2s and 3s from subsonicplanes.com . They have great motors and i think you can even run the 9'' prop on 3s! I think SDone had the motrofly on it in his video.
So was there a problem with the bearings on the crack motor? Mine started making what I think are bearing rattling noises, so I took it off and put a different one on. I figured I cooked it with my non-stop flying on 3S (8x4.3 prop). I was going to try putting some bearing oil to see if the noise goes away, but have been happy with the replacement motor. It's not as energetic as the crack motor, being 100kv less, but it runs a lot cooler, and allows me to run 3S non-stop until I crash and have to fix something (been going through props like bubble gum lately).
Jul 23, 2012, 01:04 PM
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Yeah they are going to have bulkier bearing now i believe. They posted about it a while ago. When they get them back in stock they should be even better than before. I would like to try that motrofly though.
Jul 23, 2012, 01:17 PM
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Yeah they are going to have bulkier bearing now i believe. They posted about it a while ago. When they get them back in stock they should be even better than before. I would like to try that motrofly though.
Thanks - good to know.

The motrofly motor is great on 3S with an 8x4.3 prop. I don't like it on 2S with a 9x4.7, though - had to go with a 10" prop before I thought it had enough thrust (10x4.7, I think), and it got warm, but not hot, with non-stop flying.
Jul 23, 2012, 01:33 PM
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You have to hang them by the prop or that will happen. http://twistedhobbys.com/VFS-System-VFS.htm
Thanks.

Hey guys this lipo is almost the same size as the stock 2s.http://www.valuehobby.com/power-syst...7-4v-lipo.html
Anyone used it yet for the pitts? it's cheap and only 1g heavier
Jul 23, 2012, 01:34 PM
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Thanks.

Hey guys this lipo is almost the same size as the stock 2s.http://www.valuehobby.com/power-syst...7-4v-lipo.html
Anyone used it yet for the pitts? it's cheap and only 1g heavier
If it will put out the current necessary then it will work fine.
Jul 23, 2012, 01:42 PM
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power combo is in stock! http://twistedhobbys.com/Power-Combo...-RCF-30-32.htm
Jul 23, 2012, 01:43 PM
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Jul 23, 2012, 01:45 PM
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And the rush is on. We love you TH. keep it coming.

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Jul 23, 2012, 01:52 PM
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Thanks.

Hey guys this lipo is almost the same size as the stock 2s.http://www.valuehobby.com/power-syst...7-4v-lipo.html
Anyone used it yet for the pitts? it's cheap and only 1g heavier
That's $2 more expensive than a 20C 2S 500 mah Sky Lipo, which has worked well for me.
Jul 23, 2012, 01:56 PM
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That's $2 more expensive than a 20C 2S 500 mah Sky Lipo, which has worked well for me.
yikes.... I just placed an order. Oh well, the shipping is a dollar cheaper and hobby parts didn't have the props I needed.
Jul 23, 2012, 08:58 PM
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whoo hoo! just bought one. Quick question, does everyone use the landing gear?
Jul 23, 2012, 10:04 PM
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whoo hoo! just bought one. Quick question, does everyone use the landing gear?
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not me.... gets in the way when I am doing the Rollers close to the ground....
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cdee
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Jul 24, 2012, 07:19 AM
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After going with gear on Pitts #2 I would have been better off without it. Just something more to rip off when I fly to close to pallets.

Yeah I've got a bag of popcorn waitin for a new vid from cdee.
Jul 24, 2012, 07:41 AM
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I have the gear on so I can do inverted approaches, half roll to landing.


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