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04-04-2009 06:28 PM  9 years agoPost 1
dube

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big lake m.n. u.s.a.

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hey guys, new to here, so i am building a swift 16 heli, and may need some help. this is my first build, so be gental, l.o.l i have the motor,tx-rx esc, bec, gyro, but need some help with the servos, any suggestons on what type, metal or plastic?

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04-06-2009 03:10 AM  9 years agoPost 2
westcoastchoper

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Denton, Tx

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Is this your first helicopter? Or just first build?

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04-07-2009 03:58 AM  9 years agoPost 3
dave75d

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Jacksonville, FL

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how much have you flown? hovered before, or is this the first? what is your budget, etc.

ten grand in helis and all i can do is hover

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04-07-2009 04:23 AM  9 years agoPost 4
dube

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big lake m.n. u.s.a.

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swift
i have flown, but this my first build, from the ground up, so i am lookig for the best in elec. thanksb for your repley. so what servos should i get. hitec, futaba. or what,i have put alot of $ in to it so what do you think, metal rebuildable, is my geuss? but dont no what size servos. please input on this.

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04-08-2009 01:31 PM  9 years agoPost 5
Pistol Pete

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Seffner, FL

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Im presently using THESE hitec servos on cyclics.

KARBONITE gears works for me.

Happy with performance. They can take a beating...both on helis and planks. Havent replaced any gears on these so far.

Metal gears would be overkill.

ANY brand-standard size servo will fit her.

~~Enjoying the hobby one flight at a time~~

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