Who Makes the Best Under $10 Servo? - RC Groups
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Jan 18, 2013, 11:02 AM
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Who Makes the Best Under $10 Servo?

I've tried a few, like HXT, EXI, Tower Pro, E-Max. Want to get opinions on which are best for the low price, like less-notchy, reliable, center well, etc.. Talking about 9 to 12 gram servos.
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Jan 18, 2013, 01:38 PM
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Henge makes better quality inexpensive servos..

Sold under Henge brand, HobbyKing.com brand, as well as others.


Here's the Henge 933 sold by HobbyKing.com as HK-933MG. A metal gear servo with top ball bearing, and current limiting electronics. 12grams and only $11.20 plus shipping, when in stock. Same servo sells on eBay for about the same price with shipping.

Jan 18, 2013, 03:14 PM
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BMS = Blue Bird servos, are the only under $10 with carbonite gear.
Jan 19, 2013, 09:41 AM
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What can you tell me about carbonite? Stronger than the other non-metal like nylon? How does it compare to metal? Tks.
Jan 19, 2013, 10:54 AM
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According to Hitec... 4x more resistant as nylon, 4x less than metal... read more here:

Jan 24, 2013, 02:35 PM
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Has anyone tried E-Max servos?
Jan 24, 2013, 03:09 PM
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E-max and GWS

Like the e-max analog and GWS naro BB
Jan 24, 2013, 08:21 PM
Still circling in sink...
Hobbyhorse.com usually has the Hitec HS-55 for $9.99

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