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Aug 05, 2007, 04:40 PM
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T-Rex 450, or MX450?


Which one would be a better buy, the Align T-Rex 450, or the HeliMax MX450?
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Aug 05, 2007, 04:53 PM
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Trex just because of the parts availability makes it worth it. Everyone has one and you will get way more support with it. Not saying the mx450 is a bad heli but you will kick your self in the @#$ later if you get the mx450. Just my 2 cents..
Aug 05, 2007, 05:08 PM
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I know Align has better service, but the reason I am asking is becuase the MX450 is about $250, and the T-Rex 450SE is about $450, allthough I dont have to have the one with all the bling, I could just get a T-Rex 450SA
Aug 05, 2007, 05:15 PM
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From these 2 I'd choose t rex for sure. I had mx 450 in the past and I wasn't too happy with it. It has some flaws (e.g. tail) and the second issue is parts.

P.S. You can buy rc tek SkyShark/Diablo ($ 300 with full size alu case) I switched to it from mx 450 and I like it a lot.
Aug 05, 2007, 05:21 PM
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Yes, I have seen those, I may endup getting this heli, http://heliwarehouse.com/proddetail....=PHNX450SEBLUE which I am told is identical to the RC Tek heli, its the same price too.
Aug 05, 2007, 05:39 PM
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There are design differences, but yes - we supply HW with their TREX style heli.
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Aug 05, 2007, 05:50 PM
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I would wait just a few more days and get an RCT-450. Actually making little suggestions to the wife here and there about buying one.

Aug 05, 2007, 06:45 PM
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I second that ^

I really like the sky-shark, and will be upgrading my head and tail to that one as i crash the bejesus out of my 450s


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