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Old Dec 16, 2012, 05:26 PM
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Originally Posted by mustflynow2 View Post
3s teamsherman? You got to go to 4s and it will come alive!
Hmm, 4s you say? I have got some 4s 2200mah's here that i have no use for at the moment, i'll give them a try! This thing on 3s is pretty quick so i can see that 4s is going to be fun!!!

Originally Posted by fastfwd View Post
is the motor that was heating up the stock setup ? I have only had mine in the air for around 10 minutes but everything was cool to the touch,using a 45 amp esc with 6 amp sbec . So now im wondering if i need to put in some vent holes or what if stock setup is heating up ?
Yeah, i ditched the stock motor and esc after its 2nd flight as they were coming down super hot and smelling slightly burnt, and that was only using bursts of 15 seconds or less with a rest period between squirts of the throttle.

Im now using the 3639 750kv as suggested by mustflynow2 a little while ago and with the full carbon 13x7 folding prop it is great! Its quickly become one of my top 3 favourite planes with this setup. And as mustflynow2 just suggested i'll give it a crack on 4s this week sometime and let you all know my result.
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