Items you need for flying and building a Raptor 30:

*      Rays Authoritative Helicopter Manual

*      Decent Heli transmitter (>= FF8 discuss with your instructor)

*      Raptor 30 V2 pro kit (49 bearings)

*      OS 32 SXH ring engine

*      Decent receiver (>= 6 channels e.g. PCM 149 DP)

*      Futaba 4 x 3001 servo

*      Futaba Gyro 401 + 9253 (or cheaper GY 240 gyro with decent servo)

*      Trainer cable (to connect your instructor TX to your TX)

*      Blade holder no. 3800 Thunder Tiger

*      Header tank (optional)

*      Two small fuel filters (between muffler and tank and between tank and carb)

*      Crash kit TT3831  (optional, you will need it though J)

*      VoltSpy or any other on board voltage monitor

*      Receiver battery, capacity >= 1500 mAh

*      Switch harness Futaba (heavy duty preferred)

*      Ball links (Extra set, e.g. rocket city or just Thunder Tiger)

*      Remote glow adapter

*      Pitch meter (Vario)

*      High point balancer (Dubro)

*      Decent Ball link pliers

*      Circlip pliers

*      Decent Calliper

*      Large metal ruler

*      Decent set Hex drivers (2, 2.5, 3mm etc)

*      Decent set nut drivers (4, 4.5, 5 mm etc)

*      Fuel line (0.5 m)

*      Fuel line THIN (Graupner)

*      Blue loctite

*      CA (thin)

*      Small Tie-raps

*      Spiral flex to protect wires (5mm diameter)

*      Double sided adhesive tape with (1mm thick) foam

*      Cleaning solvent

*      One sided adhesive tape (approximately 3mm thick)

*      1 mm drill (Dremel)

*      Acid free grease (silicone grease etc.) (should also not contain any petroleum)

*      2 Jezus Bolts need to be replaced (should be: 12.9 hard steel shouldered bolts).

 

Startbox with:

*      Starter

*      Hex starting extension

*      Start battery

*      Decent charger for your batteries

*      Fuel pump

*      Fuel filter

*      Revolution counter

*      Glow plug battery

*      Glow plug connector

*      OS #8 glow plugs

*      Small tools (screw driver etc.)