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28-08-14

Posted 08-29-2014 at 07:00 AM by nickyd

Metal double joint lever with new bearings fitted to tail with metal control arm.
Test fly: perfect hover with no twitch . Only hover and about 10 flips over grass.
2nd test fly : all ok
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21-8-14

Posted 08-21-2014 at 07:13 AM by nickyd
Updated 08-26-2014 at 05:51 AM by nickyd

Gusty
Tail kicks a bit ...3degrees in windy gusts : gain is at 50

Skid bumpers seem to cause a resonance so removed them.

Flights perfect otherwise.

tail is perfect when no wind.

tighten up all tail linkages (still smooth but a little stiff) and tail kicks go away (in wind)
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17-8-14

Posted 08-17-2014 at 01:16 PM by nickyd
Updated 08-19-2014 at 09:03 AM by nickyd

good flight on 4.02 very stable in flight

tail moves a bit in hover in wind. adjust gain from 38 to 50- needs flight test

Replay log shows tail going +-100 . Redo stick scaling.

0.3vib

scorpion 2221-8 refitted last month
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Heli-Log 8:15:2014

Posted 08-15-2014 at 01:55 PM by rcnut
Updated 08-15-2014 at 03:35 PM by rcnut

The last few days of IRCHA…Friday…

Morning temps were cool…65 degrees with a light breeze.

I arrived at the Jamboree early this time, as Mark had overslept…again! I started off finalizing my shopping list. I checked out the FPV glasses and the new Accu simulator…not bad actually, but nothing for Mac at this time. I made my way back to our site and helped my buddy Ray programing his radio. Mark arrived and put up a couple of flights while I was working with Ray, he...
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12-08-14

Posted 08-12-2014 at 11:11 AM by nickyd
Updated 08-14-2014 at 11:26 AM by nickyd

Load 4.02 firmware to SK

first hover goes well.

servo error on playback log ....probably sw bug.
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