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Aug 27, 2005, 07:30 PM
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I finally Crashed my Trex....! with pics!

I thought I would share some of the damage...
Last edited by Mick Molloy; Aug 27, 2005 at 07:40 PM.
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Aug 27, 2005, 07:45 PM
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The List So Far...

1 Set of blades.... one looks ok but the hit on it was hard enough to brake a grip so I will bin it too.
2 Grips
1 Fly Bar, Bent
1 Main Gear, stirpped
1 Leg, snapped
1 Feathering Shaft, bent
1 Tail housing... Just sheared the locating pin in the mold, but I have a spare..
more to add.....just finding the correct names.
Aug 27, 2005, 07:53 PM
Umm, Whats "Rc" Mean?
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Ouch what was you doing??
Aug 27, 2005, 07:53 PM
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I had an outdoor first aid kit so that had a few spares...
I will replace the bent flybar with this nice unit..
Aug 27, 2005, 07:55 PM
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Trying to fly too fast backards towards myself when it just weather cocked on me, I had to duck as it shot over my head, I spun around but I was too slow to catch it before it hit in at about 30ks an hour
Aug 27, 2005, 09:40 PM
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Now,thats proof.
Aug 27, 2005, 09:45 PM
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Nice job Mike!

I've been there so many times and it always amazes me that most of the time repair costs are not too bad.

What amazes me even more is that your LG survived completely unscathed!

When you get the urge / cash you should add the alu 'bling'. I reckon it would have survived that crash... you'd still have done blades and mainshaft but the holders would be OK... and the levers.

Hope you're up and running soon.
Aug 27, 2005, 10:15 PM
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Aug 28, 2005, 04:45 AM
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I have some bling already I was just waiting till I broke the other bits first.... I will now install the CCPM bits I have waiting as well as some other little bits...

I did break 1 LG

I have also done a main bearing ... very notchy

I will post a pic of all the damaged Items soon

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