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08-09-2009 07:14 AM  8 years agoPost 1
ez2bgman

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N'awlins, LA

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So the lucky few that have received your Velocity 50 and started or finished the build, how much does she weigh with and without fuel?

Thanks

Gary
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08-09-2009 11:43 AM  8 years agoPost 2
darksidedave

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niles,MI

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My kit didnt ship Fri because I read teh Email from RRE wanting the balance due authorization at 520 pm and nobody answered teh phone at 521 pm ,lol
But I went and helped Tim R work on his a little ,

With YS50 , kit pipe , Futaba FAST 7c RX ,GY520 / align ds620 , hitec 6965 on throttle ,Align governor , Fromeco 2s liIo , hobbywing BEC ,SWE 600's ,fuel mag , no header tank , no fuel ,and my 600NSP canopy for the weigh in ..

7lb 1oz

He will pick up his canopy and a BLS tail servo @ IRCHA wed ,
Today should be the first flight.. I will try to get Video

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08-09-2009 02:02 PM  8 years agoPost 3
watso

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nampa, idaho.

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outrage
i talked to bobby friday night. he said that his kits wont be there until monday or tuesday. he was just confirming who wanted there kits so he can charge them when he rec. them.

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08-09-2009 03:17 PM  8 years agoPost 4
CotperNut

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Twin Cities

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How did you fit a fuel magnet in the fuel tank?

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08-09-2009 04:12 PM  8 years agoPost 5
darksidedave

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niles,MI

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Thanks for the info watso , I was almost over the spontanious cussing anyway , LOL

Copternut , he reduced the OD of the FM aluminum core on teh benchgrinder....I guess we will see how well that works out

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08-10-2009 03:39 AM  8 years agoPost 6
tjrhodes01

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walkerton IN. US

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three tanks so far and its doing fine dont really see foam sliding off it was still a tight stretch to pu it back on

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08-10-2009 10:38 AM  8 years agoPost 7
darksidedave

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niles,MI

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Here is a video of tjrhodes01 's heli

http://www.runryder.com/t533440p1/?top=1249896997

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08-16-2009 05:33 PM  8 years agoPost 8
TmMugen

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Tiny Little Red Dot aka Singapore

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I saw one in person today in Singapore which I think is the first kit. Weight is about trex600 rtf.

I am a noob flyer from Singapore! Team Nitro Magic

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