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Heli Hovering Duration.

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Heli Hovering Duration.

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Attempt: HOVERED Hirobo SDX for 22 minutes, Engine OS 50SX H with Funkey pipe, Std tank and header tank, 600 CF Funkey blades, NiMH 4200mAh, Futaba gear.
Where: SA modelsport, Benoni
When: November 2011

Landed when header tank was half empty.
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Re: Heli Hovering Duration.

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That is a long time , For sure , so I assume some FF would disqualify one from this accolade?
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Re: Heli Hovering Duration.

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cabeng wrote:That is a long time , For sure , so I assume some FF would disqualify one from this accolade?
:lol:

Ok Alex even when the machine is flown it still gives 20 minutes of flying.
I specified the Hovering because that is where the you will get the endurance from.

NB I would love to do a cross country with it to get a feel for distance it can reach :idea: :idea: 8-[ 8-[
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Re: Heli Hovering Duration.

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WEll at 60kmph you looking at 20 km , it is unlikly you will go any quicker than that , not very fuel efficient these helis
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Re: Heli Hovering Duration.

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pietermu wrote: Wed Apr 18, 2012 1:03 pm Attempt: HOVERED Hirobo SDX for 22 minutes, Engine OS 50SX H with Funkey pipe, Std tank and header tank, 600 CF Funkey blades, NiMH 4200mAh, Futaba gear.
Where: SA modelsport, Benoni
When: November 2011

Landed when header tank was half empty.
Is this where Henke used to operake from? He was a Robbe agent/ I whould like to chat to him as I'm resoring two Robbe Nona Cuato helis
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Re: Heli Hovering Duration.

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Yes

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