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Old May 05, 2009, 04:24 AM
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Probably be the same or a very similar proceedure to the other miniums, ie, solder a convertor from 'the steve' to the board and to an esc and you're good to go. Does add a fair bit of weight though, mainly from the esc. You will get a lot more power so if you can handle the plane having a higher stall speed from the extra weight then it'd be feasable, esp as you can run a 2s lipo.... Best mod I did on a minium though was to swap the brass bushes in the gearbox for tiny ball races. This added another minute or two to the flight time on my citabria and allowed it to loop from level flight, also allowed flights in higher winds than before, and all for a couple of quid and no appreciable weight gain.
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