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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Service estimates are available upon request. Crash damage is NOT covered under warranty. E-flite also offers a number of aluminum option parts for the Blade CX2 including: Be sure your name, address, and RMA number are clearly written on the outside of the shipping carton.
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 heli just about any first-time pilot can enjoy.
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 process found on our website or call Horizon to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization RMA number.
This will enable Horizon to better answer your questions and service you in the event that you may need any assistance. 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.
I also suggest to be very careful with your movements as a full forward stick along with momentum gained requires twice the distance to reverse without contacting a wall or obstruction. Horizon Service Center Fieldstone Road Champaign, Illinois All other Products requiring warranty inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address: A copy of your original sales receipt must be included for warranty consideration.
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. The Blade CX2 coaxial, counter-rotating blades cancel out the rotational torque that makes hovering a conventional heli so difficult.
If you as the purchaser or user are not prepared to accept the liability associated with the use of the Product, purchaser is advised to return the Product immediately in new and unused condition to the place of purchase. 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.
Please note that original boxes may be included, but are not designed to withstand the rigors of shipping without additional protection. When any potentially damaging over-current situations are no longer present in the circuit, the fuse will reset itself, allowing the usual typical flight current loads to flow through the circuit again.
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.
Service or replacement decisions are at the sole discretion of Horizon. There is no tuning and no channels to select. This photo is the bottom of the Helicopter, the opening with the gears is the location of the battery compartment gears are further down the battery just covers the view and you can see the gearing used to power the pair of coaxial rotors used on the Blade Cx2.
The prohibitive cost of these type of RC’s meant you had a very expensive investment in a product that literally crashed and destroyed itself if a skilled operator was not at the helm. This translates to up to 80 unique RC vehicles all being used at once with no worries about cross-talk or interference. Once assembly, setup or use of the Product has been started, you must contact your local distributor or Horizon directly. Horizon service is limited to Product compliant in the country of use and ownership.
An Online Service Request is available at http: My advice is to remember when training you will be flying low to the ground but that creates a problem of it’s own because the air generated by the blades rotating in flight has a tendency to create a back-draft that throws the helicopter off as you get close to any walls or furniture if present.
You must include this request with your item submitted for service. 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.
The charger is rated at 0. I will add a few videos of the Blade Cx2 in motion so to speak but I still need a few more hours of practice to really make one showing it’s capabilities. In addition to the 2. Support Manuals Discontinued Products Articles. 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.
No assembly is needed, and there is nothing left to buy.
If received, a non-compliant Product will not be serviced. Horizon will hold non-compliant Product for a period of 60 days from notification, after which it will be discarded.
When flying higher say close to your shoulders this problem 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 blsde damage the helicopter.
The transmitter will sound an alarm if the voltage indicated on the LCD falls below 4. The unit is well built and has full trim control along with an extra channel that blwde currently not is use by the Cx2.
Blade CX2 Bodies
What is it about Helicopters and Planes, the freedom of driving in a three dimensional space or the cool factor that makes most of us who have tried RC vehicles yearn to own one. Your new Blade CX2 model is equipped with additional accessories and features that further enhance its durability and performance.
If you do not have internet access, please contact Horizon Product Support to obtain a RMA number along with instructions for submitting your product for service.
If you would like to contact me for any reason then feel free to use the contact form by clicking Here. Fly the helicopter with small inputs as it can get moving quickly and wind up someplace you’ll bladde later a wall is not fun to hit.
Blade CX2 RTF Electric Coaxial Micro Helicopter (EFLH): Blade – #1 By Design
I found them to be very quick, responsive and very accurate. The secret to this type of helicopter is the use of counter-rotating blades otherwise known as a Coaxial design. Horizon reserves the right to inspect any and all Product s involved in a warranty claim.
In the unfortunate event that the inner shaft is bent in a crash, replacement shafts are available separately EFLH 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.
When calling Horizon, you will be asked to provide your complete name, street address, email address and phone number where you can be reached during business hours.
Proof of purchase is required for all warranty claims. The solution was to create an easy to fly helicopter that was inexpensive enough for almost anyone to own, after a few models have come and gone we end up with the E-flite Blade Cx2.