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Old Aug 24, 2012, 04:38 PM
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Indeed you are "in the club" ... the club of customs-harrassed poor people - like me Almost ANYTHING I get that has to go through NY customs needs about 10 days to "get back out of NY" lately

Anyway, mine says shipped as well, and it has a RA number (so I guess I happen to be another one of the "lucky ones" (??? REALLY ??? .) that will get the first official REV1.0
haha. I've had some things breeze through and others sit for 2 weeks. I've even had the odd item arrive in less than 10 days. Whatever. I'm learning to plan better and have enough backups now that I always have something I can fly if I'm getting twitchy withdrawal symptoms. Worst case I grab the simulator.

I have an RA as well. Some of them never show up in Canada Post while others do. Now to place a parts order!
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Old Aug 24, 2012, 05:17 PM
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Look what i've found in mail today ...

I don't understand how i could lived with out it before

It makes all complicated soldering jobs on our micro friends really easy-peasy

Old Aug 24, 2012, 05:30 PM
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Look what i've found in mail today ...

I don't understand how i could lived with out it before

It makes all complicated soldering jobs on our micro friends really easy-peasy

I have one as well, very handy for folks with "mature" eyes like mine...LOL
Old Aug 24, 2012, 05:31 PM
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I have this same setup. I need to dampen the hold of the alligator clips or they cut through the wires etc. They're pretty strong! It's also a bit tippy - I'm thinking of gluing mine down to a piece of metal to give it a more solid base.
Old Aug 24, 2012, 05:34 PM
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Nine Eagles Alien Vid...
ALIAN フライト動画 (2 min 0 sec)
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Old Aug 24, 2012, 05:49 PM
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You can take a file to the teeth. I like to put heat shrink tube over each half. Then shrink them to confirm. Works much better imho without marring the piece it's holding.
Old Aug 24, 2012, 05:55 PM
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Nine Eagles Alien Vid...
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Based on the pricing on that website (Alien vs. SP328), it looks like the RTF Alien will come in at around $50-60 US. Sounds good.
Old Aug 24, 2012, 06:04 PM
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Based on the pricing on that website (Alien vs. SP328), it looks like the RTF Alien will come in at around $50-60 US. Sounds good.
That would be great indeed!
Old Aug 24, 2012, 07:34 PM
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Well, I am definitely gonna see that I can get the canopy ... the rest of the craft ?? I dont know (the thing in the video seems really kind of erratic and wobblı ...)
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Old Aug 24, 2012, 08:09 PM
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You can take a file to the teeth. I like to put heat shrink tube over each half. Then shrink them to confirm. Works much better imho without marring the piece it's holding.
Nice idea! I'm going to try the heat shrink!

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Well, I am definitely gonna see that I can get the canopy ... the rest of the craft ?? I dont know (the thing in the video seems really kind of erratic and wobblı ...)
I agree. I didn't see anything going on in that video that enticed me to want to buy.
Old Aug 24, 2012, 11:32 PM
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Never owned any nine eagle before and after watching the video I am sure won't want any as well...too wobbly like erdnuckel2 said. Not impress at all, maybe just liking the canopy
Old Aug 25, 2012, 01:24 AM
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Look what i've found in mail today ...

I don't understand how i could lived with out it before

It makes all complicated soldering jobs on our micro friends really easy-peasy

For a base I use heavy pliers slid over the base leg. Usually one facing each direction. Big, heavy z-bend pliers are good.
Old Aug 25, 2012, 03:35 AM
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Never owned any nine eagle before and after watching the video I am sure won't want any as well...too wobbly like erdnuckel2 said. Not impress at all, maybe just liking the canopy
100% agree

I have some NE solo pro v2 ... very happy with it ... but once again Nine Eagle invented a new Tx-Rx not compatible with anything ... so ... if I could recycle my TX ... but in this way, now way ... and it really don't look to flight good

Tchuss

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Ps: so far my sh 6043 is looking the best micro for less then 42$ shipped
Old Aug 25, 2012, 04:35 AM
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I have this same setup. I need to dampen the hold of the alligator clips or they cut through the wires etc. They're pretty strong! It's also a bit tippy - I'm thinking of gluing mine down to a piece of metal to give it a more solid base.
HI.
Take some silicon fuel tubing and push it over the jaws. Firm but soft.
Old Aug 25, 2012, 04:53 AM
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Hi.
I have not read the whole thread so I don't know if it has been covered, but can anyone assist.

Does anyone know anything, good or bad, about http://www.banggood.com.

They seem to have a very nice product and shipping is free.

http://www.banggood.com/Wholesale-Mj...o-p-48726.html
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