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Old Feb 13, 2003, 09:49 PM
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My Voyager E has a bad case of the shakes


After recovering from a crash, my Voyager has been left with a violent vibration originating from the tail. I've tried replacing the tail shaft, hub, blade grips and blades with no luck. If I run without the tail blades, the vibration goes away. I've checked the balance and it's fine. I doubt it has anything to do with it, but since the crash, I also upgraded to a CF frame and boom. Any ideas?
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Old Feb 13, 2003, 09:54 PM
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Are you sure your main shaft isn't bent?

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Old Feb 13, 2003, 10:07 PM
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It was. I had to rebuild the head after the crash. The vibration is definately comming from the tail.
Old Aug 03, 2003, 02:02 PM
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Re: My Voyager E has a bad case of the shakes


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After recovering from a crash, my Voyager has been left with a violent vibration originating from the tail. I've tried replacing the tail shaft, hub, blade grips and blades with no luck. If I run without the tail blades, the vibration goes away. I've checked the balance and it's fine. I doubt it has anything to do with it, but since the crash, I also upgraded to a CF frame and boom. Any ideas?
Did you ever solve your vibration problem?
Was it a loose or twisted belt?
Old Aug 03, 2003, 02:07 PM
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That was a while ago!

It turned out to be one of the tail rotor shaft bearings. They just snap into the plastic tail assembly. I put a small drop of CA on it and that fixed the problem.
Old Aug 03, 2003, 02:27 PM
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Wow, so the bearing was spinning in the tail mount causing vibration?


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