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Old 01-15-2008, 08:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default HeliDirect Upgrade Parts for T-REX 500!!!

Here is the newest upgrade part, complete CNC tail system for T-REX 500, will be available very soon.

Note: The tail shaft and pulley in the pictures are not Align t-rex 500 parts. The system does not come with tail shaft and pulley. It uses stock ones.

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Price?

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Gimme!
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Yo Steve.... Send me one and I will review it for everyone! Looks interesting!

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Old 01-15-2008, 08:00 PM   #5 (permalink)
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will do Bob,

Thank you!

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Old 01-16-2008, 01:36 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Hi Steve,

Sounds good. Thanks for bringing new parts for this wonderful heli.

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Old 01-16-2008, 02:19 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Align now listing a couple upgrades also, Metal Tail Belt Unit and Metal Control Lever so far

http://www.align.com.tw/shop/index.php?cPath=22_72_93
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Old 01-16-2008, 03:48 AM   #8 (permalink)
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Great! I want both! I hope ReadyHeli will sell them soon.

By the way, the swashplate is plastic though?
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I'll take one when it is available {nice}
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Old 01-16-2008, 07:39 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Isn't it better to wait for the torque tube instead of getting the metal gear tail ?

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Old 01-17-2008, 09:46 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Here is the newest upgrade part, complete CNC tail system for T-REX 500, will be available very soon.

Note: The tail shaft and pulley in the pictures are not Align t-rex 500 parts. The system does not come with tail shaft and pulley. It uses stock ones.

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All that nice metal and a plastic gear? Why? I think the Align one looks better. And re the VanDe Graff static discharge issue on a recent thread, this looks like a very good upgrade to get installed ASAP. Next on my list for sure.
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Old 01-17-2008, 11:13 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Default FUSUNO Fiberglass canopies for T-REX 500

just arrived

http://www.helidirect.com/product_in...oducts_id=6130

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Old 01-17-2008, 11:44 PM   #14 (permalink)
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those canopies look a complete different shape to stock. looks good.
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Old 01-18-2008, 12:16 AM   #15 (permalink)
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Those Align parts look really cool! Must have 'em...
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Old 01-18-2008, 12:34 AM   #16 (permalink)
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those FUSUNO canopies are very nice. They are pre-drilled to fit T-REX 500. And they are opened up at the bottom bigger to allow more air to cool the motor and esc better. Check out the pictures of comparision. The Align stock one is on the left.

And price is 34.99usd.
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Old 01-18-2008, 01:05 AM   #17 (permalink)
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Oh man.... It's been a while since I worked with Helidirect but this stuff looks good..... STEVE.... Send me this stuff and I will let the people know if it is good or not! If it is, I will tell them... If it is not.. Well I will tell them that too!

Ya godda take the good with the bad... Honest appraisals

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Old 01-18-2008, 02:48 AM   #18 (permalink)
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Each to their own but the stock canopies look better than those imho.
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Agreed
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Yes definitely to each his own. IMO the Fusuno are . I think the stock align canopy is clean.
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