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18 March 2016 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Head build begins with the typical high standard of SAB parts.

Nice CNC’ed head parts

Normal arrangement to assemble the parts together

Left and Right threaded links to create a turnbuckle affair for the main blade links

Head all assembled ready to be fitted

Very nice swashplate

Links fitted ready …

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18 March 2016 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Tail assembly and boom build up time.

Low parts count for the tail assembly. Superb quality boom with excellent paint job

Tail grips assembled onto the pre-assembled tail shaft

Standard tail pitch slider installed now ready for the heli

Tail pitch control arm ready to go

All connected up waiting …

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18 March 2016 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Its radio install time

First up is installing the Kontronik Motor and Helijive pro 120 HV ESC

Servo’s that will be used are the excellent BK 7002 and 7006 coreless

A change for me, the Vbar Neo…….with a cool little antenna bracket

DS 7006 tail servo mounted in the bracket…

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18 March 2016 | posted by Mattie Lodge

A few shots from the completed Goblin 570. Flight video will follow very shortly :)

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27 February 2016 | posted by FLP Flight Team

Gareth Davies flying the SAB Goblin 700 at last years 3D Championships, Enjoy :)

Click the photo for video

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24 January 2016 | posted by FLP Flight Team

Fast Lad Performance has great pleasure to introduce our new flight team member, Hamish Morley at the ‘Grand old’ age of 13 will be joining us for the 2016 season.

Hamish lives and flies in the South of England. Always under the watchful eye of Dad, Hamish’s flying skills are …

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14 January 2016 | posted by Tim Procter

Luckily being part of the Fast Lad flight team the occasion comes up to build and review different kinds of products in the rc world.

When the Goblin 500 Sport came up for review I jumped at the chance to get my hands on it and have a closer look.

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7 January 2016 | posted by FLP Flight Team

James Green joins the Fast Lad Performance flight team for 2016.

Many of you will know James in the UK as the champion BIG AIR pilot, competing at well known competitions he demonstrates his signature ‘Outer Space’ flying style.

He has bags of enthusiasm for the hobby and is constantly …

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10 September 2015 | posted by FLP Flight Team

It’s review time for the flight team again. This time Mattie-lodge builds, tests and flies the SAB Goblin 700 KSE.

Check out below the steps he took with some great photos and words walking you through his build experience.

‘CLICK ON’ Photos for the individual sections

Goblin 700 KSE Intro

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8 September 2015 | posted by Mattie Lodge

Here are some photos and comments of my very own SAB Goblin 700 KSE build review.

For those that don’t know what KSE stands for ‘Kyle Stacy Edition’ which essentially is a black anodised three bladed head and tail edition of the SAB Goblin 700 Competition with tweaked gearing ratios …