Posted by niner555 |
Dec 06, 2008 @ 09:56 PM | 5,851 Views
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OK, a friend of a friend had some "rc plane" gathering dust in the attic and asked me if I wanted to take it, because it was probably going to end up in the garbage....
Well, I couldn't resist, so I went and stopped by and was given this..... an unflown, assembled Hangar 9 Ultra Stick! It also included a Thunder Tiger 40 engine, receiver and most importantly...5 servos.
The tail surfaces were broken off, but a little 5 minute epoxy and TLC and now this bird is ready.
I am selling all the gasser stuff and going to electrify the bird. I normally fly much smaller, faster planes, but hey, this should be a fun project and it looks like these Ultra Sticks are fully aerobatic.
I have already ordered a big Suppo outrunner for her as well as a Suppo 70 amp ESC from Light Flight RC. Great service from Light Flight RC and GREAT prices....free shipping on $75.00 or more orders.
Here are the specs on the motor and ESC:
SUPPO 4120-06 NEW "U" MODEL
• 319g Outrunner
• Kv: 640, Rm: 0.015, io: 3.2A, Poles: 14
• Max efficiency: 25 - 50A
• Max amps: 70A for 60sec
• Shaft is 6mm
• Dimensions: 50mm x 45mm
• New "U" Version
SP 70 Amp ESC
• Compact 70 amp Brushless ESC
• No BEC
• 70 amps continuous, 85 amps burst
• 55mm x 35mm x 8mm, 60g plus 3g bullets
• Handles 4-8 LiPo cells
• Programmable LiPo or NiMh cutoff
• Programmable brake
• Low resistance