Fun, Learning, Friendship and Mutual Respect START  HERE


Unregistered
Go Back   HeliFreak > Blogs > Silverexpress01


Uncategorized Entries with no category
Old

What I've done with Tail Gyros

Posted 06-02-2010 at 03:05 PM by Silverexpress01
Updated 03-12-2011 at 06:55 PM by Silverexpress01 (Misc Info)

Had a few tail gyros on hand after I switched to FBL's. So I installed them into this plane.

[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lSU6Erb7Zk"]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lSU6Erb7Zk[/ame]

Note: A gyro won't save you from a crash since all it does is "dampen" unwanted drifting - in an airplane this is represented as unwanted roll, pitch, and yaw. Also, it will not self level the plane. Because it dampens drift, it will in essence make your tiny...
Silverexpress01's Avatar
Registered Users
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1770 Comments 0 Silverexpress01 is offline
Old

Turning the Trex 250 SE into a Weight Weenie - For Performance

Posted 03-02-2010 at 09:30 AM by Silverexpress01
Updated 04-23-2011 at 09:03 AM by Silverexpress01 (Changed Topic)

Starting weight as noted above: 344 grams

Removal of Lights and RPM sensor: 314 grams

KDE Plate w/side screws = 6.40 g vs OEM Plastic w/side screws = 3.57 g

Hi-tec HS-5065 metal gears = 2.70g vs Hs-65 carbon = 1.31g

Metal tail slider = 72 g vs Plastic tail slider = 52 g

Extreme Metal and Carbon Swashplate Anti-rotation bracket = 2.30 gr vs
Align plastic = 1.39 g
Silverexpress01's Avatar
Registered Users
Posted in Uncategorized
Views 1425 Comments 0 Silverexpress01 is offline




Copyright © Website Acquisitions Inc. All rights reserved.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2021 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1