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Old 04-02-2012, 06:36 PM
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what do u think? The elevator horn BUSTED off the servo and took the servo gear with it
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Old 04-02-2012, 06:47 PM
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Oh the Humanity!!!
Bummer. Sorry for your loss. Were you able to find out the reason for the crash?
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Old 04-02-2012, 06:56 PM
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yes......the servo gear cracked apart and i only had 1 elevator.  i tried bringing it back with the rudder but i stalled it in. im stickin to my turbines now! !
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Old 04-03-2012, 04:42 AM
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Sorry for the loss. It looked to be a very nice plane .
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Old 04-03-2012, 04:45 AM
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No re-build?
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Old 04-03-2012, 08:06 AM
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ouch
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>what do u think? The elevator horn BUSTED off the servo and took the servo gear with it
I think I'd like to know what servo and horns you were using
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Old 04-03-2012, 07:10 PM
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i was using futaba horns. but the gear in the servo cracked as well.........and no rebuild i dont have patience for this anymore. i just finished my 30cc mxsr from redwing rc and it flies beautifully, u can see it as my profile pic
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Old 04-03-2012, 07:45 PM
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Nice! errrr um. Sorry

Might I ask what the 8-10" wheels are on in the background?
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Old 04-04-2012, 06:25 AM
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Sorry for your loss, but when you crash one, you do it right.

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Ouch. Nasty. Sorry for your loss.

Was it a Futaba servo and were you using plastic geared servos and horns on what appears to be a 100cc airframe?
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Old 04-05-2012, 07:49 AM
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which servo??
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the throttle servo, it was a plastic gear, and the wheels in the background belongs to a friends 800cc piper cub powered by a valach motor!
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That'll buff right out.....
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