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Old 09-01-2014, 03:05 PM   #1270 (permalink)
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Nelsonisms, I rebuilt the mainframe out of balsa wood!

hey, can you imagine it exploding itself.. a balsa wood 450 helicopter?

you can see how much of the frame was removed. mainly just the lower esc tray. I went with a smaller and lighter YGE40 so it fit nicely snuggled under the main gear. this also helped raise the CG.

Originally Posted by Nelsonisms View Post
I just hope that doesn't entail cutting the 600X's frame in half. I still dig the look of the 450X "speed". It looks a lot cleaner than I thought it would.
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