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Old Jan 11, 2004, 03:46 PM
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Micro Servos for $ 8.95 each new in box What Are Your Thoughts?


Check this out at Ebay and tell me what you think?

Price is very good at 8.95 ea. NIB but don't know much about them. As many as you want and only 4.95 shipping no matter how many you buy....Look here....

3167807726 28 oz torque speed .10
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here is another lighter one for same price but 5.95 shipping..no matter how many you buy....

3167705021 11 oz torque speed .10
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Old Jan 11, 2004, 07:15 PM
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Are they any kind of brand or ??? Hitec, JR, Futaba, Airtronics, Cirrus, GWS, Pico, etc?

For $8.95 it cant hurt to buy 4 and try them out.


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Old Jan 11, 2004, 07:25 PM
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Don't know brand but if you go to Ebay and put in the above numbers in the search they will pop up and you can check them out..
Old Jan 11, 2004, 07:33 PM
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http://www.raidentech.com/mimiseforrcp.html here are some more cheap servos.
Old Jan 11, 2004, 07:34 PM
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You get what you pay for.....
Old Jan 11, 2004, 08:08 PM
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That's true but I have gotten some pretty good items before at much less than what they normally cost. I was just wondering if anyone had any experience with them.
Old Jan 11, 2004, 08:09 PM
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fwilly, those are the exact same ones. Any experience with them?
Old Jan 11, 2004, 08:30 PM
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My guess is that pot quality and overall quality aren't too good. Give it a shot if you wish, but HS-55s and GWS Picos are hard to beat, especially since this forum is about spending $$$ for good performance.

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Old Jan 11, 2004, 08:37 PM
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Dan, thanks. I almost always use digital servos in my planes and in my helis but for some of the planes that aren't high performance and in need of super low weight I was thinking it might be worth a chance but just curious if someone had actually used them before...
Old Jan 11, 2004, 08:58 PM
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the servos look like cirrus versions of the 18 and 09
Old Jan 11, 2004, 09:03 PM
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I think I will buy a few and give them a try and then I will post the results as to how they work. If they work well, it's a hard price to beat....Thanks...
Old Jan 11, 2004, 09:07 PM
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I purchased some a while back. They work fine the only problems I have had is one of 4 was not very smooth. It was kinda of jittery in the air. I suppose it is because if its lack of torque. I like them because I usually wreck my palnes a long time before a servo could wear out.
Old Jan 11, 2004, 09:11 PM
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Thanks for the information as you have been the only one that has actually used them. I appreciate your help.....
Old Jan 11, 2004, 10:52 PM
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I have used several of the 9 gram servos purchased on eBay and they are great for the $$$. I bought mine from Draganfly for $8.95.

IMHO, they're perfect for the foamys. In fact, I'll be ordering more this week. They are in my YAK below:
Old Jan 11, 2004, 10:58 PM
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I buy all my micro servos from Draganfly on e-bay. His current listing for 6 gram and 9 gram servos, I think, is at $8.95 too.

Here is one listing number: 9G Micro Servo Futaba,JR,Hitec,GWS,Airtronics
$8.95 For A 9 Gram Servo Worldwide Shipping!

Item number: 3168989779

All of the servos I've had work great. They are a little slower and a little weaker than similar servos from Hitec (HS81?), but at half the price who cares! The guy is a good seller, too.

My only problem is he charges a bit much for replacement gear sets. ($4, I think). I've never needed them, but to have some around in a pinch is good planning.

Hope this helps


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