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27-05-14

Posted 05-25-2014 at 04:46 PM by nickyd

great flights. improved slightly inverted

0.1 vibe at 2800rpm sports flight
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Heli-Log 5:19:2014

Posted 05-19-2014 at 02:29 PM by rcnut

This last weekends fun

I met Mark, Bob, and Bill at our practice field yesterday (Sunday). Temp was 58 to start and finished at 71 degrees by 4:00 PM. Winds were 0-15 with gusts up to 20 mph. Clear skies for the most part, there was a couple of big clouds that moved through fairly fast.

I showed up 10 minutes before the rest, so now is the time to test out my Whippy #2. I’ve been having clutch problems with it ever since I put this second one together. The motor and...
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17-05-14

Posted 05-17-2014 at 09:23 AM by nickyd

great flight. little more confident iverted and give some elevator commands.
huge loops . some messy flips.
0.2 vibes
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Heli-Log 5:12:14

Posted 05-12-2014 at 06:03 PM by rcnut

Our first full day of flying…FINALLY!

Saturday was a great day for flying here in the Midwest! Sunny skies, light breeze (that turned nasty for a short while), and warm! 78 degrees!!!

Mark and I met for breakfast at 7:00 AM, then we headed out to our practice area with lunch (tailgate grilling), pop-up tents, and heli's. After we setup camp, I wanted to try out my second Whippy with the RC300 motor and Jewel generator system.

This Whippy is one smooth...
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10-05-14

Posted 05-11-2014 at 04:24 AM by nickyd
Updated 05-12-2014 at 04:36 PM by nickyd

flights great with 0.2 vibe

forgot to charge battery so emergency land when rpms drop. break gorilla skid. heli vibe 0.2 after repair so no damage.

after flight re-setup tail servo

lower gov gain from 30 to 28

Tail now much better during piros in fff. no tail twitch,

0,2 vibe
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