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12-23-2008 06:38 PM  8 years agoPost 1
scott s.

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What are the chances of noise being generated and interfering with a 2.4 radio?

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12-23-2008 06:39 PM  8 years agoPost 2
Sean Williams

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That wouldn't really generate noise. I'd be more concerned about the rigidity of your frame.

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12-23-2008 06:41 PM  8 years agoPost 3
LaurenceGough

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+1 on what emag said.

I wouldn't fly with a cracked frame no matter how big.

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12-23-2008 06:48 PM  8 years agoPost 4
Furious Predator

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depending where the crack is, and how bad it is, you may get away with it, but i would still prefer to change it with a new one. i wont fly any of my helis at all if i know something is wrong with them. it isnt worth hurting someone or paying for a crash and replacing the frames anyways.

But if it isn't in a structural area, you could put a dab of thin CA into the crack to help it out.

got a pic of your crack?....on the heli i mean.

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12-23-2008 07:43 PM  8 years agoPost 5
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12-23-2008 10:03 PM  8 years agoPost 6
Magic Hook

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A bit of CA in there will work and you could sister another piece over the crack.

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