Notices
RC Pattern Flying Discuss all topics pertaining to RC Pattern Flying in this forum.

OS 200FI Officially DEAD!

Old 12-23-2008, 07:02 PM
  #26  
Jeff Boyd 2
Senior Member
 
Jeff Boyd 2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Adelaide, AUSTRALIA
Posts: 732
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default RE: OS 200FI Officially DEAD!

Interesting stuff Willy . .

A 'universal' adaptable motor (even CDI ??) is a good logical choice so maybe O.S. have it on the desk there somewhere. These companies, for good reason, are very secretive about their R&D . . BUT one thing is for certain, they WILL come out with new products.

It's a shame about the OS200FI . . but "you can't hit every ball out of the park". I have seen one in action here in Australia (Bill Bloodworth - 19th World Champs - Argentina) and it has excellent power . . buckets of it . . (I'd say more than a YS170 watching it) and is very smooth running and reliable.

If O.S. have these in the bin at the factory . . PLEASE . . I'll take one

I currently fly a OS160FX with a Aeroslave Pipe, Perry VP-30 fitted into a Comp-ARF Integral, and it's very quiet and smooth on the AR-80 Hyde mount (very soft mount). It's a great combination, and has more than enough power for P09 / F09 schedules running on 15% nitro. I would say more power than a YS170, HOWEVER the power is not as 'useable' as a YS (2 stroke power band versus 4 stroke torque). I also have a OS140RX . . and the OS160FX definately has a little more power and torque than the 140 . .

Bring on 2009 . .

Cheers, JB

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.