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Quick Sweet 16 - Battery Powered, 30 size Helicopter
Our Quick Sweet 16 - Battery Powered Helicopter
(This is our Sweet 16 prior to us painting the front canopy & adding navigation lights)

    The Quick Sweet 16 is an electrically operated helicopter intended primarily for outdoor use. It is approximately the same size as a 30 class gas/nitro helicopter (4 1/2 feet long). When equipped with Lithium-Polymer batteries, the helicopter can be flown for approximately 35-40 minutes. It has full collective pitch blades and can handle 3D flight maneuvers.

The Sweet 16 is available from:  QuickWorld Heli's


Our Quick 16 Helicopter is equipped with the following:

JR All-Digital Servo's

JR NER649 Digital PCM Receiver

Futaba GY401 Digital Gyro System

550 MM Carbon-Fiber Nite Blades


The Specs for the Quick 16 helicopter are as follows:

Aveox High Voltage Control Board

Aveox 36/38/3 Brushless Motor

Full Metal Head w/ Thrust Bearings

8mm Main Shaft

Main Gear - 120 Tooth

Auto Rotation Hub

Batteries - 2 X  #4S3P (8S3P) Lithium-Polymer 16.4Volt, 8000mAh
Cost to assemble & fly using stock parts - Approx. $1500.00 - $1900.00
Our Sweet 16 when fully equipped with accessories - Approx. $4500.00
Our Quick Sweet 16 uses the
Futaba #401 Digital Gyro
(shown right)
Futaba Model 401 Digital Gyro

The helicopter is also fully equipped for night flying. It has 5
(Multi-colored LED) Navigational lights, 2 battery powered,
8" blue luminescent strips mounted to the landing skids, and
carbon-fiber main rotor blades with built in high visibility lights.
Night Blades Night Blades in Action
Imbedded into each blade is a rechargeable Ni-Cad battery & 2 color,
high power LED's. On a full charge, they will last for approx. 1 1/2 hours.

VoltWatch Power Monitoring System

We have installed the VoltWatch Power Monitoring System to give us an indication of remaining battery strength on the Sweet 16's onboard electronics.

We also added a "Watt's-Up"  high voltage/amperage meter so we know how much power is used and remaining. "Watt's-Up" High Power Voltage/Amperage Monitoring System

JR Model XP8103 Digital Transmitter We use the JR Model XP 8103
Digital Transmitter
(helicopter version, shown left)

It is capable of
controlling 10 different
helicopters and/or planes.
The 8 channel unit also has
an advanced , graphic
LCD information screen.


We also own & fly the helicopters shown below
Eco Piccolo Pro - Electric
Eco Piccolo Pro - Electric Helicopter
Click for Info, Pic's & Spec's
Raptor 30 V2 - Gas/Nitro
Raptor 30 V2 Gas/Nitro Powered Helicopter
Click for Info, Pic's & Spec's

We are also proud members of the:

Academy of Model Aeronautics

Academy of Model Aeronautics
Click Here for Information

 
Gold Coast Radio Controllers-Boca Raton, Florida Gold Coast Radio Controllers
Click Here for Information
 
International Radio Controlled Helicopter Association

  Here are links to other RC Helicopter sites: 

JR Radio Control Systems & Servos Thunder Tiger RC-Distributed by Ace Hobby Futaba Radio Control Systems & Servos OS RC Engines
RC Hobbies Large RC Hobby Store in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

SouthEast RC RC Hobby Store in Pompano Beach, Florida

Ace Hobby - Mail Order RC Company

QuickWorld Heli's - Manufacturer of Gas & Electric Helicopters

JR - Manufactures Radio Control Systems, Servos and Helicopters

Futaba - Manufactures Remote Control Radio Systems  & Servo's

Ikarus - Manufactures RC Electric Helicopters

RC Cars and Planes - Manufactures the "Watt's-Up" Power Meter

AirScoot - Electric Helicopters

Model Rectifier Corp - Gas Powered Helicopters

FMA Direct - Flight Stabilization & Data, Systems, Receivers

MS Composit - Lighted Night Blades

Heliproz - RC Mail Order Company

Rick's Heli's - RC Mail Order Company

Heli Hobby - RC Mail Order Company & Heli Forum

MTA Hobbies - RC Mail Order Company

Hobbico - RC Helicopter & Airplane Products

AMA - Academy of Model Aeronautics

Rotary Magazine - The Largest Helicopter Publication

Curtis Youngblood - America's Leading Authority on RC Helicopters

Run Ryder - Large Online RC Helicopter Forum



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