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Heli-Log 9:29:14

Posted 09-29-2014 at 02:54 PM by rcnut
Updated 09-29-2014 at 04:33 PM by rcnut

The beginning of a great weekend?…Saturday…and the end of September!

Mark and I met for breakfast at 9:00 am. We discussed the week we had (long, tiring, and boring), and then switched to the topic of heli's! We arrived at our practice field and no one was in sight, just us once again. The weather was fantastic! Blue skies, 68 degrees and climbing (it stopped at 82 degrees), with very light winds…zero to 5 mph.

I went up first, I wanted to see if I solved my tail...
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Heli-Log 9:15:2014

Posted 09-15-2014 at 12:32 PM by rcnut

Here we are mid point of September!

Last weekend, Mark and I had our practice field all to ourselves for both days (no Bob, Bill, John, or Chuck to distract us). Mark made the comment of not wanting to use the buddy-boxÖok with me! Itís time for him to grow some wings and fly. We had a few miss-haps, but nothing serious. Mark had a roll over on take-off, the swashplate on my Rave started to separate, and the tail control rod snapped.

Mark and I made it out this Sunday....
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07-09-14

Posted 09-08-2014 at 03:19 PM by nickyd

good flight, slight tail twitch in hover so..
gov drop from 29 to 26
tail drop from 50 to 45
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07-09-14

Posted 09-07-2014 at 10:41 AM by nickyd

90second inverted hover.

Fit new head dampers. flight is good. little bit of skid vibe at certain parts of flight.

Up gov gain from 26 to 29. not yet tested.

reduce tail travels by three points.
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05-09-14

Posted 09-05-2014 at 06:05 AM by nickyd

Mor inverted hovering, 30sec+ now and getting better
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