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Old 01-13-2018, 08:28 PM   #56 (permalink)
JonJet
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Originally Posted by DemonHeli View Post
The 450x / 330 is a perfect base to have some fun. Cheap frame, lots of parts, and infinite solutions to a problem you don't have. I put together my perfect bird and needed a set of parts that I can find at any LHS within 10 minutes drive of my house. Horizon is king and most LHS have years of 400-450 and now 330 parts.

This heli is far from dead, I bolted a trex 450 FBL directly to the main shaft of the 450x. Swapped the motor and esc with horizon parts and only put the vbar on there to try something different.

Didn't have to do any of the part swaps but we all want to play and I know this heli will be here for another 10 years no issues.

Cheap parts are #1 for learning smack so go buy a used 450x and if you can't find one pick up the 330.
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Originally Posted by ks9818 View Post
Excellent points !!!!! . That's why I got a 330 as well !!
I just might buy a second one...if nothing else but to have spare parts
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