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Old Jun 25, 2005, 05:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Treetop
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I am thinking that I have read here to use a light battery pack would require adding ballast to the nose. Jurgen do you have any thoughts on making it lighter, as in, how would you go about it? I have talked about gearboxes to slow it down. Didn't get a lot of positive response to that idea, although a lot of people use them on the TS I. Thanks, tt.
I have ordered a 2s1p Kokam 3200. That should be heavy enough to achieve the correct CofG and will bring the weight (RTF) down to approx. 1060g (37.4oz).

You can see on the video in my gallery how tight the TwinStar II can be manouvered at 1300g - imagine how she will fly at 1060g.

Jürgen
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