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07-19-2018 02:30 AM  34 days agoPost 1
ICUR1-2

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Have you ever updated your model and it flies even better than you imagined.
I recently updated my 500 dfc pro from the old style efl to the new 500X head.
If this kit were released today I would buy one

spending time, paying attention

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07-19-2018 08:52 AM  33 days agoPost 2
Andy from Sandy

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I had a t-rex 600n flybarred that used to pitch up horribly in forward flight.

When converted to FBL it flew straight and level hands off.

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07-19-2018 12:18 PM  33 days agoPost 3
Rojoalfa

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From flybarred to flybarless... Sure!

No more trouble with winding days...

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Saludos cordiales,

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07-20-2018 03:52 AM  33 days agoPost 4
wjvail

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ICUR1-2
Have you ever updated your model and it flies even better than you imagined.
Have you ever considered updating your camera? (Sorry mate I couldn't resist.)

I've been flying a 700XN a lot lately and it's just a joy. Technically I didn't upgrade the model. It's stock. I've just been fascinated by how good modern model helicopters fly. I built the kit after flying a X-Cells and a TSA and was stuck at how well the head meshed with my controller and how quickly I felt at ease with the new model.

No, it's not and update in the tradition sense. No single part or sub-assembly was exchanged. Of all the components that make up a model, (motor, FBL unit, blades, servos, etc) I "updated" the airframe.

"Well, Nothing bad can happen now."

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07-20-2018 09:35 AM  32 days agoPost 5
HI,heliguy

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Good on ya

Any day above dirt is a good day.

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07-20-2018 10:27 AM  32 days agoPost 6
Quicktoy

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I have like 8 flybarred 700 sized birds sitting in Daytona. I need to go get them and convert the heads and throw on some modern FBL units. I’ve been flying a 770 Goblin with a VControl and a Trex 700 Pro with ikon 2 and a DX18 and they’re just unreal to fly compared to just ten years ago when they had just become unreal to fly lol.

Srimok, Goblin 770, Avant Aurora, Trex 700 Suzi Hans, 700 LE, 700 FBL, Trex 450 Dominator X2, HC500, and a crap ton of parts with no time to fly! :)

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07-20-2018 12:09 PM  32 days agoPost 7
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Mine was always FBL the only thing I changed was the head. It got lowered about a 1/2" and Without adjusting the controller it is more agile.

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