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Prop balancer

Started by Royston, Monday,April 08, 2013, 01:29:47

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Royston

Hi.
No mention of balancing props with P K quad??
Is this necessary and if so best one to buy pease.
Regards
Roy

firey1

All ways good. To check balance I just got one off eBay has magnet ends seems to do the job OK
MIKE

550 RC Spider quad for FPV
550 Alien quad (my sons now)
F450 quad
450 size bell 212, MD500,Augusta 109
600 size Huey running apm 2.5  3 planes  Taranis and 9xr  radios Skyzone FPV goggles

Gaza07

I think the great planes one is about the best on the market it works very well and easily allows for balancing of the hub to, The finger version isnt worth getting dont skimp on your prop balancer its a very important part of the hobby, it also packs away into the stands to form a nice storage case  ~~




http://www.sussex-model-centre.co.uk/shopexd.asp?id=1514

Biffa

Steve

Royston

Hi
Tried to purchase but out of stock. DOHHHHHHHHHH!!
Will try another supplier later

homersainty

the dubro balancer is also very good just make sure to Keep the wheels clean
http://www.modelshopleeds.co.uk/catalog/product_info.php?products_id=5450
If you find yourself in danger of being taken seriously, then try to do something which undermines or sabotages that perception in some way.

homersainty

also i just found this good idea if you don';t have a balancer and no reason that is should not work well
If you find yourself in danger of being taken seriously, then try to do something which undermines or sabotages that perception in some way.

neil-liverpool

I cant find any where that has it in stock :help: :help:





Quote from: Gaza07 on Monday,April 08, 2013, 05:31:16
I think the great planes one is about the best on the market it works very well and easily allows for balancing of the hub to, The finger version isnt worth getting dont skimp on your prop balancer its a very important part of the hobby, it also packs away into the stands to form a nice storage case  ~~




http://www.sussex-model-centre.co.uk/shopexd.asp?id=1514

firey1

The you tube of using old motor as prop balance is a fantastic idea
MIKE

550 RC Spider quad for FPV
550 Alien quad (my sons now)
F450 quad
450 size bell 212, MD500,Augusta 109
600 size Huey running apm 2.5  3 planes  Taranis and 9xr  radios Skyzone FPV goggles

Gaza07



Gaza07

Probably in the past yes they have always had a good name as a reputable dealer  ~~

Royston

Cheers guys will look at all options

dp106


Allanm

I bought a Top Flight balancer from a local shop a couple of weeks ago and I can';t see how you could better it!
I also have a PK Quad, I got new RC Timer carbon fibre props for it( broke the old ones) and they were pretty well balanced when I got them. Only one was a bit awkward to get spot on and I had to add weight to one side of the hub. I use car paint clear lacquer. It dries quickly and you can';t see it.
Allan

pete-c

I bought a Maglev from ebay which seems to do the job.
DIY H Quadcopter with mobius camera  DJI F550 hexacopterwith naza V2 and Firefly camera
DIY Tricopter with kk2.1.5 board
DJI 450 with APM 2.8 and Mobius camera


Gaza07

Thats very nice but maybe a little over the top  :rolleyes:  ~~

nub

i ended up going with a 2nd hand dubro balancer for £23 posted, it should be here soon :)
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