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Old May 26, 2012, 07:38 AM
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Originally Posted by sweeteye View Post
.The receiver is from a Vapor model and the motor is a parkzone brand : 6mm UM J-3.....I believe that is what would go in their micro P-51 and the like.

The P-51 uses an 8.4mm motor/Gearbox that weighs about 3.5g more than the J-3 Motor and has about 40% more thrust than the J-3 motor.

With a short nosed, Rotary engined WWI plane, I think you'll find it very hard to get them to balance properly with a 6mm motor, because they are too light.
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