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Posted by Herb | Oct 21, 2007 @ 02:42 PM | 50,059 Views
Electric conversion of a Stein Model (SteinModel) Focke-Wulf Ta-152, Mega 30/3 brushless dd on 3S and GP lightweight mechanical retracts. Faaast.

More details here: here and here.

Focke-Wulf Ta-152 video

Manufacturer's web site: www.steinmodel.cz

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Posted by Herb | Oct 21, 2007 @ 02:21 PM | 46,732 Views
Scratch-built MiG-29 Fulcrum for twin Plettenberg motors and twin WeMoTec Minifans, from Offshore plans and original 3-d views.

A few more details here and here.

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Posted by Herb | Oct 21, 2007 @ 02:06 PM | 44,605 Views
Beautifully molded FG fuse MiG-15 bis with balsa sheeted wings, very fast (> 130 mph) and rock stable edf jet. Hacker B50 brushless motor in the WeMoTec HW-609 fan. At some point we were flying a whole squadron of them. More details here here and here.

K&A website: www.kamodels.com

2004 Video:

MiG-15 high performance EDF 75mm (1 min 2 sec)


Newport MiG Patrol video (2003) :

(Gregg F [all red], Doug A [polish camo] and myself [silver with red tail])



MiG-15 EDF Newport Beach Patrol (5 min 32 sec)
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Posted by Herb | Oct 21, 2007 @ 01:49 PM | 36,341 Views
I had one of the first kits when JePe came out with it. An easy build and a very fast flier, neutrally stable - just like the original ones according to an A-4 Marine test pilot I met one day at the field.

JePe carbon fan, Hacker B50 motor, Hacker Master 77 esc, a very nice setup.

More details here and here.

JePe web site:

http://www.jepe.org/a-4/a-4.htm

http://www.jepe.org/FAQ/faq.htm
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Posted by Herb | Sep 10, 2006 @ 03:18 PM | 38,793 Views
MiG-15 by WeMoTec

WeMoTec MidiFan, Hacker B50-18S and Hacker Master 77A esc.
6S Kokam 3200 Lipos. Weight rtf 1.79 kg, ca 1600 Watts on takeoff. More
details here.

Video:

MiG-15 video (2006)

www.wemotec.com
www.hacker-motor.com

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Posted by Herb | Sep 10, 2006 @ 03:01 PM | 36,705 Views
F-86 Sabre by Kyosho

WeMoTec HW-620 fan, Hacker B50-18S and Hacker Master 77A esc.
6S Kokam 3200 Lipos. Weight rtf 2.16 kg, ca 1500 Watts on takeoff depending on battery type. After two years of flying with fixed gear, I now installed Springair 602 air retracts. More details here.

Video:

F-86 Sabre "Skyblazers" by Kyosho (1 min 56 sec)


F-86 Sabre video (2006)

www.kyosho.co.jp

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Posted by Herb | May 20, 2006 @ 01:36 AM | 36,145 Views
Dassault Rafale C by Aeronaut

Lightweight composite airframe, twin WeMoTec midifans, twin Mega 20/3 and twin Hacker Master 70A esc's with large aluminum cooling fins for reliable partial throttle operation, 12S Kokam 3200 Lipos, Springair 602 pneumatic retracts. Weight rtf 3.56 kg, ca 2200 Watts on takeoff.

More details here and here.

Video:

Rafale twin 90mm RC EDF by Aeronaut (3 min 10 sec)


Rafale twin 90mm EDF by Aeronaut (1 min 20 sec)
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Posted by Herb | May 10, 2006 @ 09:25 PM | 29,054 Views
JePe F-16 C

Lightweight composite airframe, JePe carbon fan, Hacker B50S, Hacker Master 77A esc, PQ 3100 6S Lipos. Weight rtf ca. 62 oz, 1050 Watts. More details here.

http://www.jepe.org/FAQ/faq.htm

Video:

F-16 by JePe EDF - dolly takeoff (0 min 40 sec)


F-16 EDF 90mm by JePe rog (0 min 57 sec)
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Posted by Herb | May 10, 2006 @ 09:15 PM | 24,993 Views
F9F Panther by Aeronaut

Lightweight composite airframe, JePe carbon fan, Hacker B50S, Hacker Master 77A esc, 6S Kokam 3200 Lipos and Springair 602 pneumatic retracts. Weight rtf 83 oz, ca. 1150 Watts. More details here and here:

http://www.rc-network.de/forum/showthread.php?t=9830

Video:

F9F Panther EDF 90mm by Aeronaut (1 min 12 sec)


Panther video (2005)

www.aero-naut.net
www.wemotec.com
www.hacker-motor.com

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Posted by Herb | Apr 24, 2006 @ 01:32 AM | 18,955 Views
Folland Gnat by Robbe ...

Kontronic Fun 480-33, Kontronic Smile esc, Schuebeler DS-30 carbon fan and PQ 4S 3100 Lipo. ca. 36 oz and 490 Watts ... about 105 mph level. More details here and here.

Robbe Gnat video :

Early EDFs - Robbe Gnat (2 min 48 sec)


www.schuebeler-jets.de
www.kontronic.com

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