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Old Oct 30, 2012, 12:06 AM
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Dual setup?


I agree with your calc... looks like a winner. There is just one problem. The Scorpion S3020-14 is a 38mm diameter motor and the Orion nose is 38mm OUTSIDE diameter. Bummer! Plus, the motor wires have to find a home.

Another thought is that on 1600 mAh the motor run would be short, very short for a warmliner.

Having looked at a lot of power systems I ended up with that described in Post #301, herein. What makes aircraft design such fun is all of those bloody compromises... sometimes a bit frustrating though.

Good luck!

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