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 Helicopters > Beginners - Helis
Register Members List Wattflyer Extras Articles Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Social Groups

Beginners - Helis A forum where beginners can get help on the fundamentals for experts who know their stuff!

Thank you for your support (hide ads)
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-01-2014, 03:11 AM   #1
nnyrebel
New Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2014
Posts: 1
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
iTrader: (0)
Friends: (0)
Default Newb with a question

I just picked up a used Double Horse 9101 form a guy that had it for sale locally. I tried it out last night and was able to hover and get about 6 feet off the ground. Not bad for my first time ever using one of these heli's. Battery died so I charged it (or so I thought) and tried it again. Can't get it off the ground and when it tries it just about tips over. What did I do? If this thing is broke my wife is gonna kill me. I only paid $25 for it.

Guy I bought it from said it was only flown once and only about a foot off the ground. I didn't get a manual with it so I can't go there. I am just going off youtube vids for the trim settings but haven't found the exact controller in the videos.

When it is fully charged does the "charge" light come on? When I unhooked the battery from the charger the light came on but never came on when hooked up. It was plugged in for an hour or so.

Can someone help me out here?
nnyrebel is offline  
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2014, 03:39 AM   #2
Theplumber
Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2014
Location: Peoria,IL
Posts: 72
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
iTrader: (0)
Friends: (0)
Default

Here's the manual http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showa...0&d=1314674016
Theplumber is offline  
  Reply With Quote
Old 08-01-2014, 05:36 AM   #3
fhhuber
Super Contributor
 
fhhuber's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Posts: 2,309
Thanked 232 Times in 223 Posts
iTrader: (0)
Friends: (1)
Default

Many of these cheap package deals come with chargers that take 4 to 14 hours to charge the battery. Put the battery back on the charger for 4 hours and test.
fhhuber is offline  
  Reply With Quote
Reply

  WattFlyer RC Electric Flight Forums - Discuss radio control eflight > Electric Helicopters > Beginners - Helis

« 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
New member asks: Tyro 150 Power System Question - Input requested Don Sims Power Systems 0 03-30-2013 10:58 PM
Binding and trim question p3arljam Beginners 6 12-14-2012 06:02 PM
Another newb question Yakfishingfool Beginners 6 10-02-2012 08:09 PM
Transmitter Lipo Voltage Diodes Question Aientonni Batteries & Chargers 13 04-18-2011 03:55 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 09:45 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 0.13319 seconds with 25 queries