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04-22-2011 08:59 AM  7 years agoPost 1
Leejay

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This hobby is very cheap. And if you believe that...
I put the Rave in about every 25 flights.

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04-22-2011 06:00 PM  7 years agoPost 2
2004lsc

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I crashed this little guy last fall at dusk and having a wagging tail I couldnt fix. Rebuilt the entire heli. I had bought it used and he didnt build it well I realized. I installed the 1.5mm frames, rebuilt it, and as its as smooth as butter now. Beautiful little heli. Hope I dont crash it this year

I rarley crash these days. Havent crashed my 700E since buying it 2 years ago

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04-22-2011 09:59 PM  7 years agoPost 3
GyroFreak

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Bad luck to talk about it.

I think about the hereafter. I go somewhere to get something, then wonder what I'm here after ?

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04-26-2011 04:39 AM  7 years agoPost 4
scott s.

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This hobby is very cheap
Compaired to what?

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04-26-2011 06:11 AM  7 years agoPost 5
2004lsc

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Strippers

My buddy has that as a hobby. Good thing for him he's single and rich

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04-26-2011 08:53 AM  7 years agoPost 6
Leejay

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Strippers
Nice 2004LC; Finally, a viable segway to talk about strippers on the Rave thread !!
This hobby is very cheap
Compaired to what?
Dear Scott, Surely?! Read the post again mate...

This isn't such a good thread. Somebody own up please !

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04-26-2011 02:54 PM  7 years agoPost 7
scott s.

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I put the Rave in about every 25 flights.
I got that beat, lately i`ve been crashing just about every weekend(not a rave and not getting 25 flights)

Just me trying to do stuff to low or that i haven`t praticed and screwed up trying or mechanical failure. What ever.

It`s $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

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04-26-2011 07:05 PM  7 years agoPost 8
Wingman77

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good maintenance and smart flying, I get get around 500-600 flights normally between crashes. I don't dumb thumb them but normally after that many flights I miss something on my preflight and the darn thing explodes...

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04-26-2011 08:03 PM  7 years agoPost 9
Leejay

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With the 90 ( now in retirement) it had very few crashes as it was an f3c set-up and it was a 90...

The little Rave? I might go for a month without digging and crash 4 times in the next month. I'm not that comfortable with being so low!! But the 450 you have too... I've just installed the new Revoletrix Co-pilot II. When sorted ( it's not plug and play) I will post some video of how it performs. 2 weeks away I think

Vibe 90 3D, Trex 700E flb no gov, Rave 450 fbls , Trex 250

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