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Sep 08, 2006, 10:01 PM
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Anyone using parkflyer TowerPro servos? 5g and 9g

Wondering about reliability and strength before I by a bunch of them.
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Sep 09, 2006, 06:05 AM
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They are OK - I've got about 20 of the 5g servos and I've had one that didn't work properly and one that failed in the air but the others are fine. I trod on and broke some gears but was able to repair it with gears from the one that didn't work.

I've used them in a variety of small 3D planes, 40" and 52" zagnutz and a GWS spitfire.

I've only tried one 9g servo and there was a bit of slop in it - not enough to prevent me using it but more than you'd see in a higher quality servo. I've no idea if they all do that.

Basically I like them but wouldn't use them in anything really expensive or demanding.
Sep 09, 2006, 09:26 AM
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I've got a few of the 9 gram servos, they work fine. I'm useing them in my e-starter, and my cub.
Sep 09, 2006, 04:46 PM
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I have ten of them (5g) and they are about two years old and still working fine.

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