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Old 12-23-2007, 09:28 PM
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victoryrobert
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Default balance issues

Guys, I hope im in the right forum. I few weeks back I bought and wrecked an esky honey bee. I changed most of the rotor head parts and now I'm unable to balance the rotor head. I've pinpointed the problem down to one blade after tearing down and building up the rotor head a step at a time. At the moment I'm using the mexican universal tool, duct tape, to keep it in balance, ........no flying....just run ups. By the way I'm Mexican......so no rash from the raza please. Can anyone help a brother out. I'd like to get this thing up and flying before I die.
Old 12-28-2007, 11:12 AM
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Default RE: balance issues

I would check the spindle to see if its bent (shaft between the blade grips) and then the main shaft. Another thing to check is tracking. If you know that its the rotors that are causing the problem why not replace them? Also duct tape, as great as it is, isnt really suited for balancing rotors, I use electrical . If all elese falils I would check on the esky forum on here.
Old 12-29-2007, 12:45 PM
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Default RE: balance issues

i have just bought a E-Flite Blade CX2 (red one) and i was trying to get the trimming down but sudenly my heli is starting to go in circles. none of the trimming stops this. its not turning in circles. and now with a fully charged batterie it wont get any lift. it looks like the top rotar is not spinning as fast as it should be. iv trying a few difrent things but i cant seem to stop it. could any one help me?

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