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Old 09-26-2019, 02:19 AM   #1113 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Allan114 View Post
oh dear that's unfortunate. One thing I do to save canopy's is to put cellotape on the inside of the canopy. It stops them tearing apart. Ok it ads a little bit of weight but it definitely lengthens the life of the canopy. As for the rest grips and tail booms are par for the course. I now use the knitting needles as they are half the price of factory tail booms.
Today I just ordered the new parts, and a fancy canopy after the crash posted above. Will post the pics of the upgraded/repaired heli when I have time to do the repairs. And Allan, I normally use amazing goop and yellow drywall tape to strengthen the inside of the weak blade stock canopies (a method I use for RC car bodies as well).
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