blade sr huey gunship

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blade sr huey gunship

New postby Beavertail on Mon Feb 27, 2012 8:44 pm

i was at PEI lst weekend, and at which point i ended up at great hobbies... i had my eyes on this blade huey for a while but never bought it... and so i ended up walking out of the store with one!!! ironic isnt it ;)
http://www.greathobbies.com/productinfo ... id=BLH1700
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cant beat the guns and rockets!
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nice scale look
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it is RTF came with a nice spectrum compatable radio!
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good packaging
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nice box eh?
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Re: blade sr huey gunship

New postby david3484 on Tue Feb 28, 2012 8:52 pm

Good looking Heli there Gary!
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Re: blade sr huey gunship

New postby trevor on Thu Mar 01, 2012 8:08 am

did you fly it yet
what do you mean low rates and expo???
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Re: blade sr huey gunship

New postby Beavertail on Thu Mar 01, 2012 8:29 am

I hovered it once...that was about it
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Re: blade sr huey gunship

New postby Beavertail on Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:10 pm

after lots of hovering, there is finally a bad flight, well not too bad i guess.
i was at the feild at around 7:30ish and hovered my heli for a full battery, and it was great!! then i had a second flight, where the wind was not very helpful. a random gust came and the heli got forced away from me and onto the ground. the blades hit the boom and took off a piece of my huey kit. no damage to the boom though. the baldes got cut a bit too.
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Re: blade sr huey gunship

New postby trevor on Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:13 pm

not too bad buddie its gona happen much worse that that
what do you mean low rates and expo???
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Re: blade sr huey gunship

New postby waxman on Sat Mar 24, 2012 10:40 pm

That's too bad Gary. This seems to be a common problem with the SR. It's very sensitive to "aggressive" landings. The blades slap down and strike the tail boom. My friend has had this happen twice already and his landings were quick but not significantly hard. Nice thing is that the blades are pretty cheap, although RD keeps buying them up at MSC ;-)

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Beavertail wrote:after lots of hovering, there is finally a bad flight, well not too bad i guess.
i was at the feild at around 7:30ish and hovered my heli for a full battery, and it was great!! then i had a second flight, where the wind was not very helpful. a random gust came and the heli got forced away from me and onto the ground. the blades hit the boom and took off a piece of my huey kit. no damage to the boom though. the baldes got cut a bit too.
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