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Old 02-21-2009, 03:30 AM   #1 (permalink)
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OK.. I take notes when I get a new heli.. mostly from this forum... and I call them 'bibles'.... here is the latest T-Rex500 bible.. may be helpful to some of you out there.

This one isnt too big since most who get a 500 know what they are doing.. but still it points to some interesting and informative threads.

Good luck all us 500 newbies!

http://www.slyster.com/heli/trex500bible.html
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Old 02-21-2009, 03:39 AM   #2 (permalink)
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thanks for that what a great idea and a great help
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Old 02-21-2009, 08:09 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Slyster, Thanks for your work, again on a bible!
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A section on cases for the bible:

Aluminum Cases - Sure-Flite: $120

http://www.sureflite.com/sureflite/p...=0&pid=DOAL500



HeliHobby: $109

http://www.helihobby.com/html/trex_5...tml#PARTHH6328



They appear to be almost identical - the HeliHobby one has 4 latches.

Soft Case - Readyheli
$119
http://www.readyheli.com/The_Heli_Gu...e_p/thg500.htm
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Old 02-21-2009, 03:22 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Good deal! Thanks for the Bible.
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Old 02-21-2009, 04:10 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 02-21-2009, 04:32 PM   #7 (permalink)
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I will add the case.

I figure most who have a 500 know their stuff so I won't make this a complete guide A-Z like the b400 and 450 bibles.

Just a handy guide of links I want to remember is all.. etc..
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Old 02-21-2009, 09:51 PM   #8 (permalink)
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can I get a sticky?...
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Awesome idea. Thanks for putting this together. I got my frame savers ordered.
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Old 02-22-2009, 12:20 AM   #10 (permalink)
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I'll keep adding to it as I find tidbits here or learn new things.. or anyone can PM additions.
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Old 02-23-2009, 08:59 PM   #11 (permalink)
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LOV IT ! LOV IT ! LOV IT ! LOV IT !
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Old 02-26-2009, 11:32 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Awesome man thanks for all the info Bro
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Old 02-27-2009, 08:54 AM   #14 (permalink)
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Sly, I think we need to add this to the bible. Albert

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Good job Slyster..
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A section on cases for the bible:

Aluminum Cases - Sure-Flite: $120

http://www.sureflite.com/sureflite/p...=0&pid=DOAL500



HeliHobby: $109

http://www.helihobby.com/html/trex_5...tml#PARTHH6328



They appear to be almost identical - the HeliHobby one has 4 latches.

Soft Case - Readyheli
$119
http://www.readyheli.com/The_Heli_Gu...e_p/thg500.htm
Soooo, what do people recommend for cases for the T-Rex 500? Yes Sly we know how much you like that laundry basket!
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Old 03-03-2009, 11:07 PM   #17 (permalink)
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I should really REALLY add my laundry basket solution to the 500 bible!

Here's what I do...Big white plastic laundry basket... first I put in the tools and chargers.. then a big fluffy towel... then lipos and radio.. then another big fluffy towel.. then the 450 and 500... it all fits!!

Ready for the field baby!
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Old 03-04-2009, 12:29 AM   #18 (permalink)
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Great work!
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Old 03-04-2009, 12:56 AM   #19 (permalink)
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I should really REALLY add my laundry basket solution to the 500 bible!

Here's what I do...Big white plastic laundry basket... first I put in the tools and chargers.. then a big fluffy towel... then lipos and radio.. then another big fluffy towel.. then the 450 and 500... it all fits!!

Ready for the field baby!
Seriously, both the 450 and Tiny Tim fit?!?!
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Old 03-04-2009, 12:54 PM   #20 (permalink)
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Sounds like a great excuse to get out flying See ya in a cpl hr's honey im going to do the laundry
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