Originally Posted by rgillies
Just out of curiosity, how would this fly and compare to the e-flite J3 piper cub, with and without floats.
It would cost exactly 2 MN-48 servos more and a 20A higher ESC. The E-Flite J3 (which I have and love!) takes 4 servos, a Power 25 and a 40A ESC and 3s lipo - same as the wheeled Beaver, except the Beav recommends a 60A ESC.
The Float version would be more still, an extra $10 for the Power 32 over the Power 25, and another $40 for the 4s over the 3s lipo... plus the cost of floats.