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  • Dipping

    I have a question. When you push the cyclic stick forward to move the heli forward dose the helicopter dip. I would appreciate if someone can help me with this issue. Thank you and happy flying.

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    What size is your helicopter?
    How much is the helicopter dipping when you push forward on the cyclical?
    Do you notice the same behavior if you're higher off the ground? Say, three feet or more?
    Does this happen with fresh batteries (assuming an electric craft), or towards the latter end of your flight time when the battery is weakening?
    In some circumstances, with my micro helicopter, I will experience a slight dip in the craft when transitioning from a low hover to directional movement. This occurs most when I am close to the ground or if there is any breeze at all. Small micro craft are quite affected by ground effect and any breeze.