Carbon Fiber VS Wooden Spars

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Re: Carbon Fiber VS Wooden Spars

Post by Raleway » October 8th, 2017, 8:23 pm

Oops... maybe I wasn't clear... the CF also broke when flying- not just when I sat on a rotor :(
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Re: Carbon Fiber VS Wooden Spars

Post by retired1 » November 9th, 2017, 8:09 pm

CF normally has enough flex to not break as long as it has not been nicked. I can see it breaking if it was built very rigid and running into a 90 degree corner. I can not see it breaking in flight . Sounds like a bad "lot" of CF.

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