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Posted By craigrs84

Delta 8 Receiver - Help with Telemetry

I purchased the Delta 8 receiver a while back but haven't been able to get RSSI to show up on my Taranis transmitter

Can anyone help? When I go to the Telemetry screen on my Taranis, I click...
11-24-2019, 07:37 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

450 clone

Sent you a message, sorry if it sent twice on accident, was having issues on my phone.
11-23-2019, 08:18 PM
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Posted By craigrs84

Recommended Beginner Heli with Taranis?

I purchased a Taranis X9D Plus SE radio a couple years ago and haven't really used it much yet, but I would like to change that. I'd like to get a heli, probably a fixed pitch or collective pitch....
Forum: Beginners
03-06-2017, 04:17 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

FAA Registration Required?

I'm confused on whether or not I need to register my planes with the FAA.

I own two very basic 4 channel planes weighing around 2 lbs.

The language the FAA uses is "drones"; I'm unsure if my...
Forum: Beginners
02-26-2017, 07:10 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

I ordered the Dave Brown 4.5" foam wheels. ...

I ordered the Dave Brown 4.5" foam wheels.

Perhaps a little on the large side for a model this size but I wanted to go bigger rather than smaller. Fingers crossed that this works. I guess it's...
Forum: Beginners
02-26-2017, 01:54 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Takeoff from bumpy grass yard?

I have the E Flite Taylorcraft 450. I'd like to fly it at my grandparent's farm where they have a large grassy area. The ground has some bumps and grass is probably mowed to about 2.5 - 3.0 inches....
03-22-2015, 05:51 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Sorry they're 20C. Does higher internal...

Sorry they're 20C. Does higher internal resistance just shorten flight time?
03-20-2015, 12:07 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Internal Resistance - Zippy 3 cell 2200 mah lipo

I was wondering if someone could tell me what the internal resistance of a Zippy 3 cell 2200 mah lipo battery should measure when the battery is in good condition?

When I first bought the...
03-19-2015, 11:44 PM
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Posted By craigrs84

Thanks Ya'll

This post is very delayed but I just now completed my project. (I put it on hold for a few months)

Anyways, I haven't used it extensively yet but so far I'm pretty happy with the result. (I was...
11-11-2014, 06:02 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Thanks for your help so far. I've narrowed down...

Thanks for your help so far. I've narrowed down the potential chargers quite a bit thanks to this thread. Regarding charging accessories these are the things I think I need:

Balance Board (is...
11-11-2014, 04:30 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

So I guess the general consensus seems to be that...

So I guess the general consensus seems to be that a PowerLab 6 would be a better value than the 10XP. 10XP has the built in dual port for serial charging and higher max cell count but PowerLab has...
11-10-2014, 05:11 PM
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Posted By craigrs84

Thanks I was considering doing something like...

Thanks I was considering doing something like this but hadn't researched it fully yet. I started to pull a power supply out of an old junk computer I had but I'm pretty sure its power supply is...
11-10-2014, 05:08 PM
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Posted By craigrs84

Ok that helps, thanks!

Ok that helps, thanks!
11-10-2014, 04:48 PM
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Posted By craigrs84

I don't have any plans to get into giant scale...

I don't have any plans to get into giant scale models. But out of curiosity, you mention that the larger motors require over 3000 watts and then suggest two 6S packs in parallel as a potential...
11-10-2014, 04:24 PM
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Posted By craigrs84

Thanks, to clarify, I realize I still have to buy...

Thanks, to clarify, I realize I still have to buy a power supply separately and have taken that into account.

So my total budget is more like $250-$300 including power supply. (I haven't done much...
11-10-2014, 03:43 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Best $150 Charger - 2014 Q4

I've never owned a computerized charger so I'm reaching out for help. I need to buy one soon and would like to stay within the $150ish or less range. The charger must be able to parallel charge...
Forum: Beginners
05-09-2013, 04:48 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Thanks all. I'm probably going to go with the...

Thanks all. I'm probably going to go with the iCharger 106B. I think I can charge my current batteries at a 2C rate.

I think, according to this site,...
Forum: Beginners
05-09-2013, 03:22 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

thanks for all the feedback. I'll look over...

thanks for all the feedback. I'll look over these responses and try to make a decision.

p.s. how do I know what charge rate to use with my batteries. I saw a couple people mention 3C charge...
Forum: Beginners
05-06-2013, 01:06 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,674
Posted By craigrs84

Can someone recommend a charger?

I was wondering if someone could recommend a computerized charger that would fit my needs. I'm looking for a charger that allows a little room to grow but I don't necessarily want anything extreme....
05-05-2012, 05:45 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

Charger Questions

I was thinking of purchasing an iCharger 106B+. It's rated at 250W and costs $90. I don't really need the whole 250 watts since I only own 3 cell batteries currently but sort of wanted to buy up in...
Forum: Power Systems
01-02-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,689
Posted By craigrs84

Just wanted to confirm all your suspicions. ...

Just wanted to confirm all your suspicions.

I am using a 72mhz radio system and the problem was interference and was NOT caused by a faulty ESC. I removed my ESC completely and just plugged in a...
01-02-2012, 12:41 AM
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Posted By craigrs84

ferrite ring question

I have a ESC with a switching BEC built in that has a ferrite? ring with the cord wrapped around it to help reduce interference.

I also have a seperate, external UBEC that I am using in place of...
Forum: Power Systems
12-30-2011, 09:18 PM
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Views: 3,689
Posted By craigrs84

Yea I am using 72 mhz

Yea I am using 72 mhz
Forum: Power Systems
12-30-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,689
Posted By craigrs84

I just realized I made a mistake on the original...

I just realized I made a mistake on the original post. It happens when I turn off my transmitter NOT my receiver. Sorry for confusion. Although I think you guys probably knew what I meant.

Yea...
Forum: Power Systems
12-30-2011, 05:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,689
Posted By craigrs84

Prop spins when receiver is turned off?

I just bought a new Exceed RC 480 Engine and an Exceed RC 40A ESC.

I hooked everything up and it is working well, except occasionally when I turn off the transmitter (with the throttle turned...
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Posted By craigrs84

Hi, can someone point me to a good reliable brand...

Hi, can someone point me to a good reliable brand of UBEC?

I have heard you can get a good one for about $10, but not sure which brand to trust. Thanks.

Also, when factoring the amount of amps...
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