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Servo gears; Metal or delrin?

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Old 02-15-2002, 02:59 AM
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Default Servo gears; Metal or delrin?

For electric touring, which is better? Delrin uses to be a little faster, but with less torque. Delrin servos are also about 5-10 grams lighter, but I assume that metal gears last longer (no performance degrade over time)?
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I use metal.....HS-5945

But, they will degrade after awhile. Long while...

Metal to Metal will wear faster, but delrin wil break.
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without a doubt metal- The best servos now are all made with metal gears and are super fast but durable.
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