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Old 05-05-2014, 07:49 PM   #41 (permalink)
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Great thread, thanks! it's perfect for a relative noob like me...
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Old 08-06-2014, 01:31 PM   #42 (permalink)
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Hi, anyone got some recommendation on the needed hex tools ? A eBay link would be awesome.

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Avoid using included tools. They strip the heads,
Instead buy higher quality tools in the sizes below:
0.9mm, (2) 1.3mm, 1.5mm.
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Old 08-06-2014, 02:52 PM   #43 (permalink)
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I would only use MIP Thorp drivers:

http://www.ebay.com/itm/MIP-9012-Tho...item58b333e2c2
http://www.ebay.com/itm/MIP-9013-Tho...item5b03641032
http://www.ebay.com/itm/MIP-9007-Tho...item5afe8a139c
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Old 08-06-2014, 03:38 PM   #44 (permalink)
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Didnt find any of them in my country, and listing on ebay it just knocked me above the 30$ limit that I have in my country before I have to pay 25% tax and a 10$ fee

How about this set?
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Old 08-09-2014, 04:00 PM   #45 (permalink)
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+1 on MIP drivers. x1000 better than anything else. Especially for the small stuff. Once you try them you will never go back.
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Old 08-10-2014, 04:37 PM   #46 (permalink)
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Didnt find any of them in my country, and listing on ebay it just knocked me above the 30$ limit that I have in my country before I have to pay 25% tax and a 10$ fee

How about this set?
i have that set and they work great for me
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Old 08-17-2014, 04:20 AM   #47 (permalink)
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Didnt find any of them in my country, and listing on ebay it just knocked me above the 30$ limit that I have in my country before I have to pay 25% tax and a 10$ fee

How about this set?
Just get them from Elefun.no
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Old 09-24-2014, 08:04 PM   #48 (permalink)
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Default Landing gear / battery lead

I just bought a 150 and have flown it a few times, the other day I crashed it, bent the main shaft, and that was about it. When it crashed the landing gear came off, (nothing broke) but I noticed how the battery connector is mounted to the gear, and the wire is soldered to the board.

Have any of you had a crash where it tears the wire out?
I was thinking about maybe putting a little deans connector inline as a break away point in the wiring. I would like some of your thoughts or suggestions on this, Thank you!
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Old 09-24-2014, 09:26 PM   #49 (permalink)
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Its a pretty big wire with big solder points. I think I've "tested" that enough and I'd say its not going to tear off the MRS. The battery tends to eject if its a violent crash anyway.
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Old 09-25-2014, 07:08 AM   #50 (permalink)
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Default Feathering shaft

After doing my crash repairs last night, I wanted to install the Lynx LX0932 Ultra dampeners and used an Xtreme feathering shaft. My only decision to use the extreme parts were based on price, you get 3 for a low price.Upon installing the feathering shaft I just barely tightened the screws and stripped one out, and I mean barely, luckily the parts came with 3, so I just snugged the next one down more carefully. Do any of you prefer any particular upgrade on the feathering shaft?
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Old 10-27-2014, 04:16 PM   #51 (permalink)
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Are there replacement tail fins for the metal tail motor mount? I've broken the carbon fin again and don't want to purchase a 3rd metal motor mount just for the carbon fin that comes with it.

http://www.aligntrexstore.com/150-Me...XX_p_2705.html

Edit. Should have known that Dylan would have them. Hopefully it fits the align branded motor mounts.
https://astroid-designs.myshopify.co...il-motor-mount
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Old 11-12-2014, 05:09 PM   #52 (permalink)
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Sorry wrong form

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Old 11-24-2014, 10:48 PM   #53 (permalink)
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Old 10-05-2015, 07:55 AM   #54 (permalink)
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Default Replacing blades on T-REX 150 DFC

Sorry, probably wrong thread.

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