The Blade Cx2’s coaxial, counter-rotating blades cancel out the rotational torque that makes hovering a conventional helicopter so difficult. Instead of a tail rotor. Find great deals on eBay for Blade CX2 Body in Airplanes and Helicopters Radio Control RC Engines, Parts and Accs. Shop with confidence.
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Crash damage is NOT covered under warranty. When any potentially damaging over-current situations are no longer present in the circuit, the fuse will reset itself, allowing the usual ccx2 flight current loads to flow through the circuit again. The transmitter will sound an alarm if the voltage indicated on the LCD falls below 4. Please note that original boxes may be included, but are not designed to withstand the rigors of shipping without additional protection. I noticed a Heatsink is available as an option for the motors but I haven’t found the motors to run very hot, mind you I only have run them for minutes at a time with average throttle input.
The Spektrum ARe receiver installed on your model weighs just 4. If received, a non-compliant Product will not be serviced. Do not ship LiPo batteries to Horizon.
Provided warranty conditions have been blare, your Product will be serviced or replaced free of charge. Click here to see a full-size exploded view. This photo is of the Spektrum ARe 2.
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The 3-in-1 ESC has two adjustments, basically the first pot labeled ‘Gain’ adjusts how sensitive the internal gyro is and the second pot labeled ‘Proportional’ adjusts the amount of power each motor receives while in flight. Instead of a tail rotor, the Blade Cx2 uses differential rotor speed for tail control so the inherent stability of the counter-rotating blades is preserved in all phases of flight, making this a helicopter just about any first-time pilot can enjoy.
Ship via a carrier that provides tracking and insurance for lost or damaged parcels, as Horizon is not responsible for merchandise until it arrives and is accepted at our facility. An Online Service Request is available at http: The aggressive new body design looks great and is unlike anything else I’ve seen on most RC helicopters E-flites choice of Red looks better than the Yellow used by the Blade Cx it replaces.
I have read that higher capacity batteries can be bought.
I also suggest to be very careful with your movements as a full forward stick along with momentum gained requires twice the distance bladw reverse without contacting a wall or obstruction. Horizon Service Center Fieldstone Road Champaign, Illinois All other Products requiring warranty inspection or repair should be bldae to the following address: The E-flite Blade Cx2 is a complete package that includes everything so that you will be ready to fly the moment you open the box.
If you would like to contact me for any reason then feel free to use the contact form by clicking Here. Horizon service is limited to Product compliant in the country of use and ownership.
Electronics and engines requiring inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address: I was eager to start flying bpade ran into all kinds of control problems due blads the tail drifting issue so you have been warned! However, the 3-in-1 unit also features b,ade software that allows the main motor mixer and rate-mode blave gyro to be disabled. This will enable Horizon to better answer your questions and service you in the event that you may need any assistance.
There is no tuning and no channels to select. I have managed to slightly bend the main rotor shaft enough that it has a wobble, Bade figure a few more flights and a few more blade strikes I will replace it with the aluminum upgrade parts and try my luck outdoors.
The advent of RC Flight simulators has helped tremendously as we can crash the virtual helicopter or plane as often as we like without the costly repairs until we mange to fly straight and true but the cost of this type of system is still expensive enough that most of us will probably never use it.
If you have any issue with a LiPo battery, please contact the appropriate Horizon Product Support office. As Horizon has no control over use, setup, final assembly, modification or misuse, no liability shall be assumed nor accepted for any resulting damage or injury.
Blade CX2 RTF Electric Coaxial Micro Helicopter
By the act of use, setup or assembly, the user accepts all resulting liability. I found them to be very quick, responsive and very accurate. Although the PTC resettable fuses offer over-current protection never before available in micro-class coaxial helicopter models, it is still important to properly care for your Blade CX2 model while also learning the skills and good habits that will allow you to properly care for your future helicopter models: So a catch 22 so to speak, you can install the training kit which will prevent a lot of blade strikes but as you are close to the ground the flight mechanics are not the same as when hovering at more normal heights.
This photo shows the ‘Swash Plate’ that is adjusted by two Sub-Micro servos one is visible in the photo the S60 servo’s used are feather-light 6. I found that when you are slowly adding throttle both rotor blades should begin to spin at the same time, if the upper or lower spins before the xx2 you probably need to adjust the ‘Proportional’ pot and this should be done cxx2 your first flight.
Support Manuals Discontinued Products Blad. If you have any questions or concerns regarding these product updates, please feel free to contact Product Support directly balde productsupport horizonhobby. Helicopters apparently are the hardest to master and require many flight hours before gaining c2 required skills to really enjoy owning and operating it.
blde The 3-in-1 Control Unit installed on your model is a lightweight combination of main motor mixer, main motor electronic speed controls and a rate-mode piezo gyro. In the unfortunate event of a crash or rotor blade strike in which power to the main motors is not reduced entirely and immediately upon impact, the blde material within the PTC resettable fuse will begin to heat and expand.
I have had many RC vehicles and nothing compares to flying this Helicopter, it’s very maneuverable and the ability to drive in a full three dimensions is truly fun and brings a smile to my face each time I power up the Helicopter not to mention the attention it attracts.
The left stick when raised will start the coaxial blades turning and is notched to allow you to hold a specific height easily, bringing this stick to the left or right brings the tail of the helicopter in that direction. Inspection or Services If this Product needs to be inspected or serviced and is compliant in the country you live and use the Product in, please use the Horizon Online Service Request submission c2x found on our website or call Horizon to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization RMA number.
Further, in no event shall the liability of Horizon exceed the individual price of the Product on which liability is asserted. Your model is also equipped with over-current protection devices that are installed in-line with the positive wire lead of each main motor. Horizon reserves the right to change or modify this warranty at any time without notice. The solution was to create an easy to fly helicopter that was inexpensive enough for almost anyone to blad, after a few models have come and gone we end up with the E-flite Blade Cx2.
When flying higher say close to your shoulders this b,ade is minimized but if you are still in training this will make it impossible to simply throttle down as you will be dropping from a height that is guaranteed to damage the helicopter. Service estimates are available upon request. You must include this request with your item submitted for service. The photo above is of the twin motors and after a little research they appear to be ‘Mabuchi’ FK SH motors and are rated at 7.
I had an issue with my Blade Cx2 as the tail kept slowly rotating to the left no matter how much I adjusted the trim on the transmitter, I resolved the tail drifting problem by slowly adjusting the ‘Proportional’ pot.