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Old 06-25-2016, 09:12 PM   #1
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I have a 500 size Trex clone and a Beastx controller and thought I would get myself a Hughes 500 fuse and make a nice scale heli. First question is where can I get a reasonably priced five blade head for it and what size blades should I use?
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Getting back in helis, Jim?
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I think so Max I have a working quad, RC Greek Bireme, 500 size heli and two building projects on the go. Because I can fly a 500 with good success I think I want to turn it into a scale bird and I do like the look of scale helicopter.
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Excellent! I am glad to hear you are flying helis again

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Well I tried the flybarless route and you can take that junk to the scrap heap. I'll make my own four blade flybarred head, at least my stuff works. This winter I will likely start making it for next summer so I'll post the progress while making it.
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