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Cracked Shell by Propellers

Discussion in 'Pro/Adv Discussion' started by Rohin, Apr 17, 2016.

  1. Rohin

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    So I was flying around and I crashed into railing on a balcony, and I got these cracks, so please could someone tell me if this will effect flying normally?
    Sorry, I am a beginner


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  2. flpholt

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    I would super glue it or buy a epoxy for plastic to stop cracking should be fine after that
     
  3. Quadcopterpilot

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    Yep just glue it, will be fine.
     
  4. junglejimt

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    It is never a good idea to fly with a cracked frame /shell.
     
  5. junglejimt

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    Shells are cheap.
     
  6. soulphantomflyer

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    Color duct tape :)


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  7. flpholt

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    you can mix super gjue with baking soda will make it hard as a rock
     
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    You should fix it before flying else crack will grow.
     
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    It won't affect the way it flies. Stop the crack with some glue and fly on. My Standard looks like that.
     
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    You know the top half can be bought for $30 and replaced in 30m by a beginner. However something you might do is, buy the prop guards, the ones that have that part you screw down to connect the guard too? Or, for like $10 you could by those little deals that are to strengthen the arm ends, basically a flange that add some heft and keep the crack from opening. I'd buy the top, I have a bottom I never needed still sitting here.


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  11. sonof40

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    Replacing the shell gives you the same odds for cracking.

    UVA bits, IMO, don't add strength because they use the same screw threads. It can act like a big washer but that's not where most of the cracks happen.

    Super glue with some kind of resin will work. I like Q-Bond.