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Old 01-10-2017, 08:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default I finally have an E-Aurora

this is one sweet bird that I have been eyeing on since I started helis in early-2000.

It will be fully decked out with futaba HV servos and scorpion ultimate with prob a CC120hv.

I am very fearful of crashing this baby given the glacial pace in which aurora spares may be purchased from a certain site.

I hv a few MSH brain units which I would like to use on this FLYBARRED bird...in view of the aforesaid, may I consult experts here IF this is plausible or I should NOT even consider it at all.

Thanks to all in advance for advice rendered...most appreciated.
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Old 01-12-2017, 07:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
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this is one sweet bird that I have been eyeing on since I started helis in early-2000.

It will be fully decked out with futaba HV servos and scorpion ultimate with prob a CC120hv.

I am very fearful of crashing this baby given the glacial pace in which aurora spares may be purchased from a certain site.

I hv a few MSH brain units which I would like to use on this FLYBARRED bird...in view of the aforesaid, may I consult experts here IF this is plausible or I should NOT even consider it at all.

Thanks to all in advance for advice rendered...most appreciated.
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Old 01-15-2017, 11:20 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Why now company is dead and buried a couple of years now .There aren't any.parts commercialy available are there
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Why now company is dead and buried a couple of years now .There aren't any.parts commercialy available are there

CarbonXtreme is still shipping some parts. Some dealers still have some parts.
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Midland Helicopters in the UK still have parts for the Avant Aurora E and I believe hey also have a complete airframe up for grabs and possibly and nitro too .
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Old 01-18-2017, 12:54 AM   #6 (permalink)
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good question on WHY NOW...

in gist, when I first started in this wondrous hobby, I didn't think there were THAT many 700 birds...back then, I only knew trex, raptor, hirobo, JR, kasama, MA and Avant...pretty sure there are many companies offering huge birds but the pricing was just so out of reach.

More than a decade later and hv the pleasure of having owned various large birds, I am still extremely attracted to the e-aurora...aerodynamic & tall...and just so happy that it works with a fbl gyro

so I guess the joy of ownership will supersede the pleasure of flying...
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Old 01-19-2017, 05:38 AM   #7 (permalink)
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One of the best flying models Ive ever owned , and mine had a CSM Giro on too ! Awesome heli if you ask me .
I loved the way you could alter the head to suit your flying style too !
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