The CnC Weight issue! - HeliFreak
Fun, Learning, Friendship and Mutual Respect START  HERE


Unregistered
Go Back   HeliFreak > R/C Helicopter Support > Blade Helicopters (eFlite) > BCX/CX2/CX3


BCX/CX2/CX3 Blade (eFlite) CX, CX2 and CX3 Helicopters Information and Help


Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-15-2009, 04:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 142
 

Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Bolton UK
Default The CnC Weight issue!

The CnC weight issue keeps on cropping up!!!

So that we can compare, does anyone know the exact weight of a Cx2 and the Cx3 with the standard Battery on, straight out of the box? And what is the flight time?

My Cx2 has everything CnC (inc Carbon frame & G110 Gyro) it also has the Extreme Blades (which gives the Heli alot more lift so the motors don't work as much as standard) the Battery Tray is standard (plastic)
Its got the Extreme 180 stock Bearing Motors and an Extreme 850mAh - 20c Battery.

It weighs in at 9.5oz or 260g Take-off Weight...
Im getting around 10-12mins Flight time... This I think this is more than needed, because I like to let the Motors Cool to normal before the next flight...

I personally think the little extra weight is worth it because its far more stable and looks 100 times better... And thats what its all about isn't it?
__________________
ianc.
ianc is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-15-2009, 09:16 AM   #2 (permalink)
Registered Users
 
Posts: 106
 

Join Date: May 2009
Location: Canada
Default

I think if your flying all the CNC stuff with the stock battery and stock motors you are going to have troubles but since your flying 180 stock Bearing Motors and an Extreme 850mAh - 20c Battery you probably got nothing to worry about. I really like the CNC stuff. It does make it look cool! Who cares what other people think about CNC stuff. All that matters is if your happy with it. I really want to upgrade my motors and battery!!!
MarkTrav82 is offline        Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply




Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the HeliFreak forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your REAL and WORKING email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself. Use a real email address or you will not be granted access to the site. Thank you.
Email Address:
Location
Where do you live? ie: Country, State, City or General Geographic Location please.
Name and Lastname
Enter name and last name here. (This information is not shown to the general public. Optional)
Helicopter #1
Enter Helicopter #1 type and equipment.
Helicopter #2
Enter Helicopter #2 type and equipment.
Helicopter #3
Enter Helicopter #3 type and equipment.
Helicopter #4
Enter Helicopter #4 type and equipment.

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On




Copyright © Website Acquisitions Inc. All rights reserved.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2018 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
 

SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1