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Heli-Log 9:15:2014

Posted 09-15-2014 at 01:32 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-box…ok with me! It’s 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 04:19 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 11:41 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 07:05 AM by nickyd

Mor inverted hovering, 30sec+ now and getting better
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Heli-Log 9:3:14

Posted 09-03-2014 at 02:21 PM by rcnut

Here we are…the beginning of September! Fall time…

Goodbye summer! Sad to see you go so soon! However, the cooler weather, Fall, will make our gas motors produce more power. They really like the cooler to colder weather!

It’s been a few weeks since IRCHA…like 3 weeks now, and Mark and I finally made it back to the flying field. Work has gotten in the way (10 hour days, 7 days a week). So this Labor Day weekend was a nice break. Saturday was a mix of rain and sunny...
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