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01-16-2010 06:50 PM  8 years agoPost 1
Graybug

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Melbourne, Florida

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I've got a Hughes 500E scale body on my Trex 250 (love it!) and am considering the next step in scale by going to a 5-blade rotor. I've seen some threads about Trex 450 experience--anyone done this on the 250? If so, is it worth the trouble/agony/expense? Will I have to upgrade all the servos, motor, etc. from stock?

Also, the only vendor I've found with a 250 compatible 5-blade rotor is:
http://www.rc-expert.com/scale-cnc-...001-p-2309.html

Are there others?...
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01-17-2010 12:58 PM  8 years agoPost 2
dizzymarkus

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Oswego, NY

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wowza $120 and then you have to buy a flybarr unit -- another couple hundie ($350+)

looking like 5 bills to swap over -- not me hehehe

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01-17-2010 09:23 PM  8 years agoPost 3
Graybug

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Yeah, I know it ain't cheap. But I'm still hoping to hear from the "voice of experience"--the lack of reponses so far is it's own message. Don't know that I have the courage (financial & hobby) to be the first to try a 5-bladed T-250.

Anybody already 'been there'?...
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01-18-2010 02:10 AM  8 years agoPost 4
Louisiana Helicam

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West Monroe, LA

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Send a PM to Chuck Nowell. I believe he has one on a 250...and I think it's for sale.

www.louisianahelicam.com

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