1. If you would like to get rid of these banners and the ads within the posts, all you have to do is sign up and they will go away!
  2. Welcome to Rc-Help, are you here looking for the PDF Plans? They are located in the store in the tab above, but you must be signed in to access that part of the site. It only takes a second to sign up!
  3. Like Us On Facebook!
    Hello Guest, it occurred to us during that last server failure that we had no way of informing the members of the site of the failure and I would like to invite you to like us on facebook so that you can get updates if the site happens to go down again. We don't post much over there unless we are updating the members so we will not flood your feed like some places do. Just click on Like and then allow notifications and that's it. See you there soon!

    Click Here To Rc-Help's Facebook page!
    Dismiss Notice
Hey Guest, I see you are not signed up on our forum yet. Did you know Registration is FREE and is only a couple clicks away? You can even sign in from Facebook, Twitter or Google+ for your convenience! So what are you waiting for, CLICK HERE to join in on the conversation!

Re-maiden The G700

Discussion in 'General Flight Stories (No Pic/Vid)' started by David H, May 6, 2018.

  1. David H

    David H New Member

    Apr 14, 2018
    Likes Received:
    Trophy Points:
    After having a goblin 700 for a couple years, sitting on the shelf, I had a friend assist with the maiden on a new Jeti DC 24 at an event in Texas last year. He set up the radio and tweeked it out, got it int the air and handed it over. Never flew it myself until this year. I had traded the DC24 to a DS24 when it finally came out and transferred the setting then went into the ikon and verified.
    Yesterday was the day to re-maiden. Very nervous since i crashed my G630 a few weekends ago on its re-maiden with the new radio(newbie mistake....ailerons reversed).
    The G700 remained went well. I only hovered a bit, normal mode only. Only problem is a bit of tail wag, I have the gain on a 3 position switch, but none seemed to have any effect. Never got into forward flight.
    I believe i will like the 700..has a big presence compared to the others I have flew.

    Big shout out to Geena on here for helping me with the setup, couldn't have done it without her help. goblin700.jpg

  2. Smoggie

    Smoggie Well-Known Member

    Dec 14, 2015
    Likes Received:
    Trophy Points:
    Aberdeen, UK
    Congratulations on the safe maiden flight. I'm sure you will get the tail wag sorted easy enough, check that the gain switch adjustment is actually being recognised by the FBL.
    David H likes this.

Share This Page