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Old 08-05-2009, 09:21 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Ok here are the exact measurements:

Align Main Gear = 36 grams
FAD Main Gear = 64 grams
(28 grams difference, which is about half the weight of a standard servo.)

Align Pinion = 20 grams
FAD Pinion = 26 grams
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Old 08-06-2009, 05:55 AM   #22 (permalink)
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Thanks Miro! Really appreciate it. While I have had no problems in using the -1 gear as far as stripping, I'm not a huge fan of the tighter mesh between the gears. If I start noticing bearings going in the cltuch stack, maybe I'll make the switch over to the mod 1 gear set.
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Old 01-09-2010, 11:20 AM   #23 (permalink)
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Stripped my MicroHeli MOD 1.0 gear today (My fault not the gears) but hope the FAD pinion has a little bit better mesh. Ordered a complete gear and pinion set, also sent Miro an email asking for a 13T / 116T 8.92 ratio would be much better for us E conversion guys.

Actualy Miro you could cut down on the work and just give 6mm and 5mm motor shaft options with 2 set screws and foget the bottom treads on the pinion.

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MOD 1.0 is not really suitable for E-conversions. The only option is using 13T / 116T for motors with low KV, like Neu 1615H/1.5Y (450 Kv). If we go to motors with higher Kv, like Scorpion HK-4035-560 or Hyperion HP-4035-560 (560 Kv) and 12S batteries, it's required 11T pinion, which is not good, otherwise 10S batteries with 13T pinion are to be used.

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Old 01-10-2010, 06:16 AM   #24 (permalink)
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Does anyone know what happened to these guys?? Their Site is down now. I hope they did not go out of business. I love their Main gears!
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Old 01-10-2010, 08:00 PM   #25 (permalink)
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Yes, from what I was told, they are finished... Glad I got mine before they closed shop. It would be nice if someone stateside could pick up something like this.
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Old 01-16-2010, 12:34 AM   #26 (permalink)
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Seriously? They closed shop?

I did not know that Was a great product and Kevin would have gone through a lot more main gears otherwise!

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Old 01-21-2010, 09:03 AM   #27 (permalink)
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Yes sir.. they closed..
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Old 01-25-2010, 02:39 AM   #28 (permalink)
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Last I spoke with Miro, cost of producing the products was too high, pity I believe people would have paid the cost increase to get these gears.
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Old 01-27-2010, 03:14 AM   #29 (permalink)
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Yep I agree... should have just increased cost to match...

My local hobby shop is very happy they bought a lot of these gears as guys running them will not be happy going back to stock! He is keeping a PRIVATE stock of them for himself....

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Old 01-27-2010, 10:33 PM   #30 (permalink)
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Sent Miro a PM to see how he is doing. He was so nice to deal with last summer and worked with me on a custom pinion design. Sad thing for me is I have an amazing 13T pinion, but need a 11T version. Even with a 116T main gear, I still need to gear down. Maybe if Finless will share his source via PM, I can pick up a spare

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Old 10-12-2011, 08:33 AM   #31 (permalink)
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I just killed the first Miro 115T main gear after about 1,5 years of use! The last months has been together with a Scorpion 4525-520 LE motor. Great gears!

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It has been used in a T700N, T700LE-KDE conversion and a T700E with 4 crashes on it.
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Old 12-23-2011, 07:36 PM   #32 (permalink)
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Hi,
Would anyone have a 15T pinion gear they'd like to sell?

Pm me if you do,
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