Month: September 2011

  • Xieda 9958 Carbon Fiber Main Shaft

    Xieda 9958 Carbon Fiber Main Shaft

    A project I have been putting off until tonight. Switched out the aluminum 9958 main shaft to a carbon fiber one to shave off some weight. Just sharing some dimensions in case someone else is thinking of making a carbon fiber main shaft for the Xieda 9958. First I took a Bravo III carbon fiber […]

  • Photo of Popular 1s Lipo for Micro Helicopters

    Photo of Popular 1s Lipo for Micro Helicopters

    A couple of comparison pictures of popular 1s LiPo’s for micro helicopters. Here’s the relative heights. The Nano-Tech is not puffy. They all look like that for some reason, and as you can see…are thicker than the other 1s cells.

  • Blade mSR 5-in-1 Board Battery Plug

    Just a public service announcement regarding E-Flite’s Blade mSR 5-in-1 RX board. I learn the hard way that E-Flite has at least two revision of the 5-in-1. And between revisions, they also reversed the polarity of the battery plug. I didn’t realized this when I had to replace a fray battery plug on one of […]