Hobby city epo ventus
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Mar 21, 2012
, 12:35 AM
Feeling the THRALL
USA, CO, Parker
Joined Dec 2009
Here are some of the photos that I took while building the Ventus. I have attached descriptions to the photos where appropriate. Should be self-explanatory but please contact me if not clear what I did.
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Motor mount. Note supports to hold in place and plywood added to supplied motor mount for strength.
Organization of electronics
More detail on placement of rx, battery, esc, wires
Fiberglass tube in tail for strength and to balance CG
Fuselage halves being glued with Gorilla Glue
Wing tips ready for red paint. Used red tape to create sharp boundary.
The Ventus ready for flight on the CG machine
Looking down the fuselage
Cockpit details. Note that area around pilot painted black to create impression of depth vs. gray area on perimeter
Ventus in the Volvo. Ready to maiden.