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Old 05-19-2013, 11:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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So I was flying my Trex 700E when suddenly, the blade started slowing down and the tail started spinning around wildly. Then like magic, the blades spun back up and I was able to regain control. Is there a way to read the ESC log and find out what went wrong? I'm not sure if it was a problem with my Flight pack batteries or the ESC itself.

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Old 05-19-2013, 01:12 PM   #2 (permalink)
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I am wondering if a 80 amp esc is big enough for a 700 heli??

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Old 05-19-2013, 03:12 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Found the problem. When I installed the remote receiver, I bent the pins so it never made contact, so in essence, the remote receiver wasn't doing it's job. When I flew out far enough, I lost signal to make the beastx default to failsafe mode and thats exactly what it did.

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