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Saturday 7/7/18

Sat Jul 07, 2018 9:07 pm by Gary M Jones

I was at the field today between 14:00 & 15:00 all on my own , good flying too. There is a dead sheep along the fence line towards the gate from the pits, I saw the farmer so reported this to her. I hope no one had plans for a BBQ Smile .

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Post by Mark Barnes on Tue Aug 05, 2014 1:41 pm

As ive always suspected futaba gear is rubbish, they have launched a product recall on on some of there "high end" equipment.

I sugest that we move to formaly ban all forms of futaba equipment untill we can be satisfied of there safe use.

http://www2.ripmax.net/Notice_FBC30-35D_Recall.aspx

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Re: Futaba/Ripmax product recal

Post by Rich on Tue Aug 05, 2014 3:21 pm

I was quite suprised that you called the wall charger high end, just not sure if there, their or they're safe to use though.

It probably cost more to publish the recall than the charger costs

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Post by Mark Barnes on Tue Aug 05, 2014 3:35 pm

the amount you use yours I wouldnt worry about the charging

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O and very mature of you to be a gramma nazi

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Re: Futaba/Ripmax product recal

Post by Brian Colclough on Tue Aug 05, 2014 4:36 pm

Wall chargers generally make good tent pegs Wink

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Post by Peter Squire on Tue Aug 05, 2014 6:28 pm

I received a letter from ripmax a couple of months back regarding the pin sizes on the charger
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Re: Futaba/Ripmax product recal

Post by Rich on Tue Aug 05, 2014 8:18 pm

Mark Barnes wrote:the amount you use yours I wouldnt worry about the charging

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O and very mature of you to be a gramma nazi  

You wouldn't expect anything less

If you ever get to buy a high end piece of equipment of any kind you'll know you get a power supply unit not a cheap wall charger

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Re: Futaba/Ripmax product recal

Post by melfyn on Wed Aug 13, 2014 2:25 pm

Wall chargers generally make good tent pegs


and door stops.
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