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Prop Balancers

Discussion in 'Phantom 2 Discussion' started by adreyzasran, Dec 12, 2014.

  1. adreyzasran

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    Anyone knows or recommends prop balancers that are good at a decent price? Also easy to use maybe?
     
  2. ianwood

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    Du-Bro has one which I just bought. You also need to buy a balancing rod that threads onto the P2 props.

    I used to think balancing props was just for enthusiasts with too much time on their hands but in the pursuit of the clearest video possible, I am now giving it a shot. What I still need is an instruction video on how to do it. Anyone have any recommendations?
     
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  4. Khudson7

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    I bought a balancing rod from here: muscleflex@hotmail.com email for price.

    Cheap and very fast delivery and works great on a du-Bro with phantom threaded props.
     
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    I've used Du-Bro balancer on 8 of my DJI stock 9443 props and all but three needed to be balanced. Two needed light sanding and the other was a hub problem and with a dab of J-B Weld on the light side it balanced perfectly.
     
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    for regular props,. the only one you want to get is a DuBro. hands down.
    balancing the self-tightening props tho, can be tricky I've heard, requiring some additional tools
     
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    Nothing tricky or different with self tightening. As long as you have the right balancing rod it works the same. I use the scotch tape method with hot glue for the hubs.

    The new ones seem to be better. out of 2 sets (8 Props) ... none had to be balanced .
     
  8. Khudson7

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    Yelp, my experience as well...ordered the new props and none needed to be balanced, unlike the previous older props. And as I said in previous post, you need the self tightening rod and it will be a snap.