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Nov 03, 2010, 04:23 PM
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losi: I've seen him fly with the gp's now he is using the quark, his tic tocs are more solid. the tail is just solid!!
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Nov 03, 2010, 04:24 PM
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if i didn't have a budget. I'd get the quark. you can't beat a quark.
Nov 03, 2010, 04:25 PM
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losi: what gyro are using now on your 450 TT?
Nov 03, 2010, 04:26 PM
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it feels like the same as my 450 fiberglass one
Nov 03, 2010, 04:28 PM
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Originally Posted by losifanatic
I am goign crzy about the new HK500cmt TT heli. I just might have to get one of those
The price gap between a 450 and 500 is preety big. I reckon save your $$ get some more and go for the 600.
Nov 03, 2010, 04:28 PM
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it feels like the same as my 450 fiberglass one
put it on the scales
Nov 03, 2010, 04:30 PM
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i exagerated a little , it weighs in at 14 grams with the rubber grommets on it
Nov 03, 2010, 04:32 PM
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jombo, i don't know if it's me, or there is a change in the fashion. but every where i go hear all these people planning to move up to the big birds? either a Raptor, or the 600>700s. am i missing something?? what's wrong with the small birds. I mean these guys i know they have like 2 align trex 250 and 450s. now they want to move to the bigger birds. it makes me feel like i need to get a big bird too.
Nov 03, 2010, 04:36 PM
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LOL , one of the reasons i havent built the 500 yet , i may like it so much it will make the 250 and 450 seem like a twitchy bug
you definitly need to get one for sure
Nov 03, 2010, 04:38 PM
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Originally Posted by jombo
i exagerated a little , it weighs in at 14 grams with the rubber grommets on it
That's about right.

I reckon you will like this on your bird jombo

http://fusuno.com/product_info.php?c...157c7072fa5a6c
Nov 03, 2010, 04:43 PM
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now if only the heli will withstand a crash , i was looking for a blank canopy so i could make it look like this
Nov 03, 2010, 04:44 PM
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i ordered a gaui425.. thats 425mm blades
cheap replacement parts and it is advertised a a light weight heli for its size and eats 2x 450 size lipo's.
I will try to keep the weight as low as possible on this one.

On the other hand, my night rig HK450 is an award winning 900grams now. i just flew a lipo to LVC in 5 minutes on it with just some sports flying (it was my most crappy puffmaster lipo, flightmax 25c, so i dont care about abusing him)
Nov 03, 2010, 04:47 PM
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nice , there supose to fly really smooth , let us know how it goes on the build .
Nov 03, 2010, 04:50 PM
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Originally Posted by pitchp
That's about right.

I reckon you will like this on your bird jombo

http://fusuno.com/product_info.php?c...157c7072fa5a6c
i like the racing paint job at the bottom of the page
Nov 03, 2010, 04:55 PM
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Originally Posted by jombo
LOL , one of the reasons i havent built the 500 yet , i may like it so much it will make the 250 and 450 seem like a twitchy bug
you definitly need to get one for sure
I would, but one I find those big birds intimidating, with all that smoke and power, two I don't have access to open areas like you guys have. your very lucky in that sense. that is why i fly these small birds. PITA. but what can i do.


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