Originally Posted by aspeed
My flying buddy used an F2D combat with a .15 sized electric. I thought it went good with the 2200 mah battery, but it was a little heavier than a glow. Maybe a 1200 mah would be better. He wants a .25 now. I think the F2D would be better than a Flight Streak, and they are only $50. Just wondering if you use a fuse for the motor somewhere in the circuit? I would assume there are crashes, and LiPo's don't take well to that.
Lipos dont take too well to being launched a couple of hundred of foot across the ground either. I tried that yesterday. The Flite Streak flew excellent. It needs the cg further forward than the instruction, plus the pushrod in the inside hole instead of the middle hole. And I wish it had about another inch of leadout sweep. Besides that its great. Now I apparently need a better battery hold down system. It turns like a combat plane, so its hitting some substantial g's. It ripped my 3/16 balsa box to shreds.