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Old 03-22-2009, 08:36 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by rotormonkey View Post
Full scale helis have a lot more mass in the blades and therefore more gyroscopic effect, and therefore more stabilization. Same applies for RC models. You CAN just remove the flybar without an electronic stabilization system. Do it on a 450, and you're going to crash. Do it on a 90, and maybe not. Or so I've heard anyway.

Edit: Dangit!! Ya beat me to it!
LOL Good answer!

The bigger scale guys do it sometimes without electronics with weights in the blade tips.
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