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Old 05-24-2012, 10:41 PM   #1 (permalink)
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After 200 flights I crashed (yet again...) and broke the back link on my Swash plate - just replace with stock part? Or is there something better?
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Old 05-24-2012, 11:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Metal ones are great. Less slop and more precise. By the way I'm selling a Rakon swash plate and many other goodies in the electric helis section of the classifieds (shameless plug, lol).
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Old 05-25-2012, 08:22 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 05-25-2012, 08:43 AM   #4 (permalink)
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alot of guys will comment im sure in this. i have the MH alum swash and it works out
good. cant comment on the rakon or the other brands. def has less slop and seems to
be more precise imo.
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Old 05-25-2012, 01:41 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I also have the MH alum swash and I like it. I was going to pick up one for a buddy of mine that got me into this hobby(he's still flight stock) however , I was told by the hobby store that they couldn't place the order due to its not in production anymore(that doesn't mean you can't find one) . They stated that they are/have made a new versions for the V1 and V2 availible sometime around July (also there's supposed to be a nice shiney red one for the V2)

If anyone has other info and I'm incorrect please let me know
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Old 05-25-2012, 02:57 PM   #6 (permalink)
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This seems unlikely as the stock swash is the same for the V1 and V2 so I don't see how MH could make a different one for each. What they have done is to market a swash that has provision for a rear mounted anti-rotation bracket but that will fit the V1 and V2

See [ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Yp1gIDifhE[/ame]
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Old 05-25-2012, 05:32 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I'll check that out when I get home.......work doesn't like us streaming things on their network. Something about being unproductive....
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Old 05-25-2012, 05:33 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I also have the MH alum swash and I like it. I was going to pick up one for a buddy of mine that got me into this hobby(he's still flight stock) however , I was told by the hobby store that they couldn't place the order due to its not in production anymore(that doesn't mean you can't find one) . They stated that they are/have made a new versions for the V1 and V2 availible sometime around July (also there's supposed to be a nice shiney red one for the V2)

If anyone has other info and I'm incorrect please let me know
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Old 05-25-2012, 05:42 PM   #9 (permalink)
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MH only sells the x-swash now. Same thing but the AR pin is on back. Comes with side AR pin if needed.
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