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Old 07-13-2010, 12:59 AM   #21
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Here's a few shots from this evening in Arizona.

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Old 07-13-2010, 01:47 AM   #22
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Nice shots.
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Old 07-14-2010, 01:15 PM   #23
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Thanks Wolf,

Your site is unreal. Probably the best heli backdrop I have ever seen man.

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Old 07-17-2010, 06:22 PM   #24
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So, I added a 600 tail fin (stronger, less flex) and a DS 650 tail servo. She NOW flies like a dream. Way too much fun!

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Old 07-17-2010, 06:34 PM   #25
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Sweet!
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Old 07-18-2010, 01:18 AM   #26
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Just a few more photos and thanks for tolerating my paparazzi style heli shots!

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Old 07-18-2010, 02:50 AM   #27
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With my Blade 400


...and with my Blade mSR


TRex 550E 3G
- all stock electronics
- TRex 600 vertical stabilizer (2mm vs. 1mm stock - eliminated vibration)
- Hyperion 6S 5000mAh 45C

(Oh, and Jamin_00 - I dig your profile pic. That's what the '46' in my alias is for. Valentino Rossi is a GOD. )
What camera did you shoot this with? I love the color!!!
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Old 07-18-2010, 08:51 AM   #28
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Great shots Blink.

I just shoot with a little Canon PowerShot SX200 IS.

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Old 07-18-2010, 09:02 AM   #29
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beautiful machines bros, great pics!
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Old 07-19-2010, 12:44 AM   #30
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July 18, 2010 - AZ sunset photos of the 550E.
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Old 07-19-2010, 10:32 PM   #31
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Pictures from my build. Everything went pretty smoothly
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Old 07-21-2010, 09:40 PM   #32
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Nice job on the build.. but a real nice job on those deans! When I finish with deans they always look like crap.
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Old 07-22-2010, 02:07 PM   #33
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My T-Rex 550 pictures
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Old 07-22-2010, 03:21 PM   #34
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Here's mine. I installed a CF pushrod for the tail this today, will see how that works out Looks nice and beefy compared to the flimsy stock control rod.

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Old 07-26-2010, 03:32 PM   #35
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Quark

You can also mount it under the receiver plate.. is much more easy if you have to get the boomblock out, will fit with the metal plate, 1mm sticky and 3mm sticky, my tail is now rock solid, even with the 620!
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Old 07-26-2010, 07:08 PM   #36
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A couple of AZ 550E sunset shots.

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Old 07-26-2010, 09:25 PM   #37
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A few shots of a friends 550e and his maiden flight. It is his first heli over 450 size so he is very happy (also very focused as you can tell in one of the shots).



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Old 07-26-2010, 11:26 PM   #38
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Great shots Jiharv!

I moved up from a Trex 450 and could not believe the difference. The 550E rocks man.

Thanks for sharing,

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Old 07-27-2010, 01:48 AM   #39
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Quark

You can also mount it under the receiver plate.. is much more easy if you have to get the boomblock out, will fit with the metal plate, 1mm sticky and 3mm sticky, my tail is now rock solid, even with the 620!
Im not gonne hide it down there

I intentionally routed the wires so the tailblock will slide right out if you remove the screws.

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Old 07-27-2010, 05:14 AM   #40
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Im not gonne hide it down there

I intentionally routed the wires so the tailblock will slide right out if you remove the screws.

Michael
I personally didnt like the original position near the swash.. if it goes wrong,. maybe the gyro is gonna get hit(just like the 450... aargh)..

I have it under that rx plate, above the rear skid and those alloy skid/bottomplate holders.. should prevent the gyro from getting hit..

And this is much cooler, a guy on my club with a Hirobo shuttle, is running an piezo gyro on it(huge thingy..) askes me: Where the heck is your gyro? i said, near the receiver, and he just couldn't find it, he thought my Bec was the gyro hahahaha
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