Thread: Build Log CMP Spitfire 50 - 54"
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Old Dec 01, 2009, 09:55 AM
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Originally Posted by corsair nut View Post
i got a turnigy 50-55-700. plan to run 4s 5000 and keep the weight decent, and shoot for about 800-900W on a 15" prop.
A 700kv motor this size would be perfect. I've got the 600kv version in my CMP P51, but getting a 700kv would be even better. Are you sure you found a 700kv 50-55 somewhere, or was that a typo?

I'm actually considering the 50-45 890 KV motor just to save additional weight and fly with a 4S 5000mah. I have one of the old purple HXT's sitting in a drawer, from a plane that my XPS receiver toasted a few years back when it shut down in flight.

Probably should do a power test with it first, see if it can run a full sustained flight with the intended prop.

Anybody know what spinner size this Spitfire needs?
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