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Old 11-22-2008, 02:29 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Walkera, the #1 indoor micro helicopter manufacturer, has just released the new Walkera 4G3 CP RTF. Mine is coming from wowhobbies.com next week and I wanted to start a new thread dedicated to this very promising micro. At a couple inches longer than its predecessor, the Walkera 4#3B, the new 4G3 features 3D capabilities, BL options and a 24 gigahertz 6-channel Tx/Rx. I think the micro heli technology is fast catching up with larger scaled helis. These new micros are now basically miniture version of the Trexes, the Eflites and Gauis with lighter weight, smaller dimensions and safer blades. As we head into winter and spring, this is the time when many of us are switching more and more to indoor flying. Why not get together here and share our experiences, our knowledge and our passion for this little gem.
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Old 11-22-2008, 03:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I will have detailed pictures of it tomorrow thanks to Sureflite.com and Manuel Campos.
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Old 11-22-2008, 04:34 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Finally, a new thread for 4G3. I need as much info as I can get my hands on because I also have one ordered and coming next week from California. Yepee!
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Old 11-23-2008, 12:14 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Video to come shortly.



Can you find the 4G3 in this pic

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Old 11-23-2008, 12:43 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Here is the video and the HD version which is bigger is here. It's easer to see.

Walkera 4G3 SubMicro Collective Pitch Helicopter. Available at Sureflite.com (2 min 59 sec)


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Old 11-23-2008, 04:45 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 11-23-2008, 08:04 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Can you find the 4G3 in this pic


do we win a prize if we can find it
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Old 11-23-2008, 03:23 PM   #8 (permalink)
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I was looking at the pictures and wondering if you had put an align canopy on the 4g3, then I realized the tiny little thing is sitting in the middle of the pic. daaah!
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Old 11-23-2008, 04:54 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Nice flying Heli_Freak, that's the best inverted 4G3 vid I've seen yet.

Next to a 4#3B for size comparison



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Old 11-23-2008, 11:58 PM   #10 (permalink)
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That wasn't me flying. That was Manuel (aka buildem336) flying that bird
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Old 11-24-2008, 07:42 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Well he's some pilot

Thanks for posting the vid
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you posted that you got 12* pitch how did you do that?
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that little thing really flies!! man-o-man!
how much do they run price wise? and do they have a bind and fly?
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Old 11-24-2008, 02:25 PM   #14 (permalink)
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I think they cost 199.99. Check Sureflite.com they have some in stock. Also I think they are only sold as a whole. No bind and fly.
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Old 11-24-2008, 05:16 PM   #15 (permalink)
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I understand wowhobbies.com are getting them in shortly, or you can get one from Terences site here: http://www.chinesejade.com/walkera.htm
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you posted that you got 12* pitch how did you do that?
If you turn on dipswitch 11 on the back of the transmitter you can use the knob on the left to adjust total pitch it shows you how in the manual.
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If you turn on dipswitch 11 on the back of the transmitter you can use the knob on the left to adjust total pitch it shows you how in the manual.
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Old 12-31-2008, 06:41 AM   #18 (permalink)
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Hello, do you think the 4G3 canopy and motor would fit the 4#3B ?
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