Thread: Discussion FMS 40" Cessna 182
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Old Oct 13, 2012, 12:39 PM
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That slowflyer prop will load the motor a good deal more than the standard HD prop. That may be the problem. However, don't expect a huge improvement. The 8x6 HD only draws about 6-8% more power than the stock prop but it's also a little more efficient. The power bump is subtle but noticeable. If you really want a big jump on the stock motor, you'll have to go to a 3 cell battery and then probably prop down a little.
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