Wattflyer RC Network: RC Universe :: RCU Magazine :: RCU Forums :: RCU Classifieds :: RCU User Reviews :: RCU YouTube
Home Who's Online Calendar Today's Posts RealTime Post Spy Mark Forums Read
Go Back   WattFlyer RC Electric Flight Forums - Discuss radio control eflight > Electric R/C Airplanes > General Electric Discussions
Register Members List Wattflyer Extras Articles Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Social Groups

General Electric Discussions Talk about topics related to e-powered RC flying

Thank you for your support (hide ads)
 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 06-11-2014, 06:36 PM   #1
garyp1029
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Posts: 71
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
iTrader: (0)
Friends: (0)
Default Dynam Waco Motor Failure

This morning I flew my Dynam Waco (using the stock set-up 4s 2200 battery and 12/6 prop) for the first time (and it flew beautifully), but on the 3rd flight the motor began making a loud metallic noise, so I landed the plane. I found the drive shaft/propellar almost frozen and very difficult to turn. It seemed to catch every few mm of hand turning. When I first unboxed the plane I had noticed a mild catching, but being an electric newbie I thought it would loosen up after running. Obviously, I was wrong. The motors of my first two planes---Apprentice and Super Sportster rxr---turn freely and smoothly. I emailed Nitro this AM and told them the story and asked for a new replacement motor. The phone number on their website---626 968-9860---does not work, and the substitute given is only 7 digits long---626 0664---and is therefore incomplete. SO . . . do you agree that the motor was defective OR is there another factor that should be considered Thanks. Gary P.S.--Does anyone have their complete 10 digit number?
garyp1029 is offline  
  Reply With Quote
 

  WattFlyer RC Electric Flight Forums - Discuss radio control eflight > Electric R/C Airplanes > General Electric Discussions

« Previous Thread | Next Thread »

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dynam Waco ESC to Battery Connector garyp1029 General Electric Discussions 5 05-24-2014 06:40 AM
Dynam Waco vs Tiger Moth garyp1029 General Electric Discussions 2 05-04-2014 02:04 AM
Dynam RC & Receiver binding issues chestnutree RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 14 06-19-2013 01:38 PM
Mini-Review: Dynam T-28 Trojan from Nitroplanes Maladroit Warbird Electrics 11 03-11-2012 10:19 PM
For Sale Dynam Hawk Sky-$75 Free Shipping! Nieuport Fly Guy Airplanes - Electric For Sale & WTB 2 08-18-2011 11:52 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:03 AM.


Powered by: vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2005 WattfFlyer.com
RCU Eflight HQ

Charities we support Select: Yorkie Rescue  ::  Crohn's & Colitis Foundation



Page generated in 0.19056 seconds with 32 queries