Blade mCP X 2 Review

Blade mCP X 2 Review

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Blade mCP X 2 RC helicopter has the capability of offering the pilot a more capable and agile collective pitch helicopter and thereby the confidence to become expert in indoor aerobatics with ease which cannot be given by a larger outdoor-only platform. Cost is another plus point which makes it much easier on the pocket while learning.

Package

The package of Blade mCP X 2 contains 100% factory-built helicopter ready with a factory-installed flybarless 3-in-1 control unit with ESCs, Spektrum 2 4GHz DSM2 receiver and gyros. Blade mCP X 2 is available in both RTF version with a 2.4GHz DSM2 tx and a BNF version without tx, meant for those who may already have a DSM2 transmitter. Both of them include 2 1S 200mAh 25c batteries, 1S High Current Ultra-Micro Battery Adapter Lead and single port charger having AC adapter.

blade mcp x2 package

The RTF version has DX4e. This radio is created exclusively for mCP X and has special software that lets you switch back and forth between flight modes.

Online manuals are available in English, Italian, French and German.

Specs

Type: Ultra-micro Collective Pitch

Length: 235 mm (9.25 inches)

Gross Weight: 45.5 gm (1.80 oz)

Main Rotor Diameter: 245 mm (9.65 inches)

Tail Rotor Diameter: 36.5 mm (1.40 inches)

Control System: Flybarless

Flight

Blade mCP X2 gets up in the air using an incorporated flybarless system, without a mechanical flybar. This system has a benefit of providing a lessened drag on the main rotor head which offers more power and longer flight durations, and offers the pilot excellent agility and stability.

Blade mCP X2 has the capability of maneuvers like inverted hover, flips, loops, rolls, hurricanes and funnels.

blade mcp x2-inverted

You can have still higher maneuverability as well as good collective response with very low discloading.

Features

  • Blade mCP X2 is the lightest heli in its class.
  • It includes two sets of blades – fast-flight and high-performance.
  • Robust, durable dual-ball bearing supporting linear cyclic servos
  • Included two high-performance flight batteries

Conclusion

Blade mCP X2 is an excellent RC helicopter for indoor as well as outdoor flying. For learners and pros, it offers equal fun, with its capability of lots of maneuvers, durability and excellent stability. And with all its features, it comes for a very reasonable price.

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