RunRyder RC
WATCH
 1 page 102 views POST REPLY
HomeAircraftHelicopter
e-
Minicopter
Diabolo › Diabolo 800 belt issues
06-16-2018 01:08 PM  3 months agoPost 1
DemetriusUSN

rrVeteran

Virginia Beach, Va USA

My Posts: All  Forum  Topic

I've just stretched my Diabolo 700 to an 800 and I'm having issues getting my belt tight. While I'm flying, I can hear the belt slap the boom and I think it's tight as I don't know what but it still slaps. I have the shock absorber to the last to the last hole and I'm lost. Any help is appreciated.

Minicopter Diabolo 800, Minicopter Triabolo 700, Minicopter Diabolo 700, Minicopter 550,Compass 6hvu, Devil 380

PM  EMAIL  HOMEPAGE  GALLERY  Attn:RR  Quote
06-16-2018 01:54 PM  3 months agoPost 2
Dr.Ben

rrMaster

Richmond, VA, USA

My Posts: All  Forum  Topic

You cannot get the belt tight enough that it won't slap. All you will accomplish is stretching the tooth spacing. You can either listen to it (not dangerous) or put the card board tube that came around the boom inside the boom to silence the slap. Anchor it with a little Goop at each end. The cardboard is Gerd's preferred solution.

Ben Minor

Peak Aircraft/Team Minicopter Team Futaba Team Kontronik USA

PM  EMAIL  GALLERY  Attn:RR  Quote
06-16-2018 05:04 PM  3 months agoPost 3
DemetriusUSN

rrVeteran

Virginia Beach, Va USA

My Posts: All  Forum  Topic

Got it, thanks

Minicopter Diabolo 800, Minicopter Triabolo 700, Minicopter Diabolo 700, Minicopter 550,Compass 6hvu, Devil 380

PM  EMAIL  HOMEPAGE  GALLERY  Attn:RR  Quote
07-15-2018 02:37 AM  73 days agoPost 4
DemetriusUSN

rrVeteran

Virginia Beach, Va USA

My Posts: All  Forum  Topic

I did the cardboard trick and it did the job, thanks.

Minicopter Diabolo 800, Minicopter Triabolo 700, Minicopter Diabolo 700, Minicopter 550,Compass 6hvu, Devil 380

PM  EMAIL  HOMEPAGE  GALLERY  Attn:RR  Quote
WATCH
 1 page 102 views POST REPLY
HomeAircraftHelicopter
e-
Minicopter
Diabolo › Diabolo 800 belt issues
 Print TOPIC  Make Suggestion 

 1  Topic Subscribe

Wednesday, September 26 - 5:33 am - Copyright © 2000-2018 RunRyder   EMAILEnable Cookies

The RC discussion world needs to consolidate. RR is now one choice for that. Its software is cutting edge. It hosts on-topic advertising. Help RR increase traffic buy making suggestions, posting in RR's new areas (sites) and by spreading the word.

The RunRyder Difference

• Category system to allow Rep/Vendor postings.
• Classifieds with sold (hidden) category.
• Classifieds with separate view new.
• Answer PMs offsite via email reply.
• Member gallery photos with advanced scripting.
• Gallery photo viewer integrated into postings.
• Highly refined search with advanced back end.
• Hosts its own high end fast response servers.
• Hosts thousands of HD event coverage videos.
• Rewrote entire code base with latest technology.
• No off-topic (annoying) click bait advertising.
Login Here
 New Subscriptions 
 Buddies Online