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Nov 25, 2008, 07:22 AM
Team Mulikow
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Just finnished the firefox ep200. This kit was 120 dollars. It came with everything but the rx. It was also only about 25% assembled. I maidened it in the kitchen. It flew quite nice, agile and smooth. That cheap gyro actually works quite well. Ill be posting a complete build and flight vid as soon as the weather gets better.
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Nov 25, 2008, 07:34 AM
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The bad part, nobody or dealer carries spare parts in the U.S.
Nov 25, 2008, 07:47 AM
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There will be soon --cant give any specific details yet but soon -- prolly within 60 days :0)

Markus

John -- I like the yellow :0) good deal on the kitchen maiden, glad it worked out well for you-----what no vid?? rof
Nov 25, 2008, 08:38 AM
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I get parts from Helidirect. They show for the 100 but many parts are interchangeable with the 200.

Gord.
Nov 25, 2008, 08:43 AM
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Dizzy, tried it outside very briefly...gyro isnt holding. Wont have time to look at it till tomorrow afternoon. Vid should be up by Thursday if all goes well. (Weather).
Nov 25, 2008, 09:41 AM
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man, I almost bought one of these. probably could handle the wind better than the 4G3, but the 4G3 is very durable.
Nov 25, 2008, 09:49 AM
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One thing I like about the Firefox is, it's not as twitchy as the Hrricane 200. Much more relaxing flying. Much softer in the head.---Like me

Gord
Nov 25, 2008, 09:52 AM
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I built mine since June; some parts are interchangeable not all. I have Gaui 100 and ELE. This is 5 months afterward with no parts.
Nov 25, 2008, 10:04 AM
Team Mulikow
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firefox200


So is anyone using the dx7 with the firefox ep200 stock gyro?
Nov 25, 2008, 10:13 AM
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Me. Seems to work fine. What kinds of problems are you having??
Nov 25, 2008, 10:17 AM
Team Mulikow
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gyro


havent had the chance yet to really look at the setup yet...but im not getting head lock. Im at work so i cant check it out. What is your gain settings on the tx in normal and avcs mode? And what are the settings on the actual stock gyro?
Nov 25, 2008, 11:16 AM
JediBiker

those are cool


mulikow,

Those look great!!! And the EP-100 flies great as well!!
I got 2 of them a year back, with a boat-load of spares.

I am going to get 1 or 2 of those,...the 100's I mean.

The chassis in white looks fab,.....

Oh and they can take a real pounding,..because that's what I did.

I may not have read enough but, where did you purchase?

You can put an HH gyro on it for 40 bucks, with remote gain to the TX. 6g its weight was. Mine came outrunner BL and were doing 41 to 4200 revs,..very quite.

Helifrek, in my opinion, far better than 4G3's and 52's as well. Even though I have 5 4-3's and 2 52's,...I love em but the EP-100 is better.

Michael,.....
Nov 25, 2008, 11:30 AM
JediBiker

perfect gyro for EP-1 and 2


mulikow,

perfect gyro for those heli's,...

http://store.rcsupersales.net/servle...ad-Lock/Detail


Michael,
Nov 25, 2008, 11:52 AM
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Mulicow:
Didn't think it was doing much in headhold till I started putting in more servo throw in channel 5, gyro channel. Went up to 140%, now it locks right in with no tailwag.

Gord.
Nov 25, 2008, 12:54 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mulikow
Just finnished the firefox ep200. This kit was 120 dollars. It came with everything but the rx. It was also only about 25% assembled. I maidened it in the kitchen. It flew quite nice, agile and smooth. That cheap gyro actually works quite well. Ill be posting a complete build and flight vid as soon as the weather gets better.
Is there a deal like this for the ep100?


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