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Old 06-15-2011, 09:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey great raptor gods of helifreak......are there any fiberglass or any other compatable canopies for the raptor 30.......you guys know i like to paint my own, havent got my raptor in the air yet....but i was thinking of a custom canopy.....( if im going to crash her im going to crash in style!)......i would like to find a fiberglass, and or a wihte 1....
if i have to use the plastic 1 i will first give it the plasti dip Mod, that im known for before i paint......

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Old 06-15-2011, 10:01 PM   #2 (permalink)
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someone correct me if im wrong, the 50 canopies work also..so you can look for a 50 canopy and put it right on
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Old 06-15-2011, 10:12 PM   #3 (permalink)
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trex600E canopy will work
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Old 06-15-2011, 10:14 PM   #4 (permalink)
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do you have to mod them or will they just fit......and the raptor has that cool bottom latch to hold it.....do you just add that to trex canopies
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Old 06-15-2011, 10:20 PM   #5 (permalink)
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just add the bottom latch to trex canopy.. there are several folks that have done this...
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Old 06-15-2011, 10:29 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Default could you check this one for me

this would be the perfect platform for auto paint............thanks

http://helidirect.com/fusuno-unpaint...063-p-8324.hdx
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Old 06-15-2011, 10:44 PM   #7 (permalink)
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guys tell me the white ALIGN is the way to go... so I have been told.

cheap and good quality

you know you can get custom Raptor canopies too
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if i have to.......how do i geat the decals off the old 1
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Old 06-15-2011, 10:50 PM   #9 (permalink)
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oh 600 electric or nitro canopy......or are they the same???????
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Old 06-15-2011, 11:03 PM   #10 (permalink)
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I read electric canopy

just buy this one..
http://www.ronlund.com/BRAMAV/MAV805690.html
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Old 06-15-2011, 11:19 PM   #11 (permalink)
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by the way.. ronlund.com and Heliproz are the go to guys for raptor parts and help

Both are great guys to deal with... can not beat there prices and free shipping over 100 bux
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Check out my profile pics, I use an Align canopy on mine
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Old 06-21-2011, 09:53 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Check out my profile pics, I use an Align canopy on mine

there is just something not quite right about an ALIGN canopy on a RAPTOR. lol
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Old 06-22-2011, 12:06 AM   #14 (permalink)
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They do look good though ......
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I think the V2 canopy looks better than the rex cano when it has a custom paint job.
600n canopy is too long and needs mods, 600e cano is the go if you decide to go that way!
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Old 06-22-2011, 08:42 PM   #16 (permalink)
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I have the canomod cyber skull canopie and will be getting rid of it for $30 pluss shipping, it has been in a crash but is in fair condition.

i had the align 600 pipe on so it has a v shaped cut neat the pipe. pics if you want. https://www.helifreak.com/attachment...2&d=1306880025

also have lot of othe rapy parts to getr rid of but with the wife pregnent not a lot of time to list.

i hsould have it all on hear this week end.
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I think the V2 canopy looks better than the rex cano when it has a custom paint job.
600n canopy is too long and needs mods, 600e cano is the go if you decide to go that way!
It's all about personal preference I guess .... well that, and when I looked at a plain grass V2 canopy off my LHS/national dealer, the pricing was almost enough to have me falling off my chair!
I use the Trex nitro canopies, it fits good, is a little long perhaps, but I like that point, makes the ol' bird look sleeker by default.

That said, I do still really like the V2 lines (X50's lines are SWEEEEET), but I have gotten used to seeing my existing canopies, and as a result, find it looks wrong with anything else but them on it.
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