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Sep 08, 2012, 10:58 PM
Obeying the law of gravity
Jeremy Kamutzki's Avatar
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Originally Posted by DJO
Not like planes.. you don't have wings to go by
Yeah, true... I want to have good outside maneuverability in light winds, but the ability to do 3d would be awesome!
Sep 08, 2012, 11:02 PM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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MCPX parts are soooo expensive....
Sep 08, 2012, 11:04 PM
Obeying the law of gravity
Jeremy Kamutzki's Avatar
Really? And I'd probably break lots
Sep 09, 2012, 12:29 AM
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Originally Posted by Park_aviator
My vote : McpX...

You can tone it down for learing then go crazy
Personally speaking from experience....

I had an Mcpx, then sold it because I didnt want to get into helis.

THEN i bought another one and thought ahh id give it a try.



BUT, the thing wont fly inverted, if you give it too much collective pitch, either the tail rotor will give out, or the motor will die. I am thinking of upgrading it to the brushless, my buddy upgraded his and gets low inverted.
I dunno.....
Sep 09, 2012, 12:38 AM
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i cant stand helis
Sep 09, 2012, 12:42 AM
Agressive driver
Quote:
Originally Posted by DJO
Not like planes.. you don't have wings to go by
Yeah. I can fly so far away with my Radian.
Sep 09, 2012, 12:43 AM
Agressive driver
Quote:
Originally Posted by DJO
MCPX parts are soooo expensive....
HH hobby parts are soooo expensive
Sep 09, 2012, 08:29 AM
Obeying the law of gravity
Jeremy Kamutzki's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by RCSwitz18
Personally speaking from experience....

I had an Mcpx, then sold it because I didnt want to get into helis.

THEN i bought another one and thought ahh id give it a try.



BUT, the thing wont fly inverted, if you give it too much collective pitch, either the tail rotor will give out, or the motor will die. I am thinking of upgrading it to the brushless, my buddy upgraded his and gets low inverted.
I dunno.....
It cant do inverted at all?

That's kinda what I was interested in because it looks so cool
Sep 09, 2012, 08:30 AM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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You'll have to upgrade because the tail will blow out a LOT.
Sep 09, 2012, 09:52 AM
Team Aztech Aeromodels!
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I'll probably get the new nano cpx. It looks like it has a better power to weight ratio and the tail looks better because it uses the same tail motor as the mcpx but it is lighter.
Sep 09, 2012, 09:53 AM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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I'd wait to see what people are saying about it first!
Sep 09, 2012, 10:13 AM
AMA Another Mans Airplane
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Quote:
Originally Posted by RCSwitz18
Personally speaking from experience....

I had an Mcpx, then sold it because I didnt want to get into helis.

THEN i bought another one and thought ahh id give it a try.



BUT, the thing wont fly inverted, if you give it too much collective pitch, either the tail rotor will give out, or the motor will die. I am thinking of upgrading it to the brushless, my buddy upgraded his and gets low inverted.
I dunno.....
just extend the tail boom. works great after that.
Sep 09, 2012, 10:30 AM
DJO
DJO
"Yo, that's a thermal"
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Quick question guys -

Does this look like a good solder joint, or is it cold? I can't tell the difference anymore, LOL





Dan
Sep 09, 2012, 10:51 AM
3D, 1D at a time!
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Originally Posted by DJO
Quick question guys -

Does this look like a good solder joint, or is it cold? I can't tell the difference anymore, LOL





Dan
it looks good to me...
Sep 09, 2012, 10:52 AM
Agressive driver
looks pretty good. There is nothing that screams defect, but then it is hard to tell in a pic. I usually give it a generous yank to test for a good solder joint if I am not sure


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