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Old Jan 07, 2014, 11:34 PM
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If you have not made a motor purchase yet I would like to amend the motor recommendation in my parts list. I have been using http://epbuddy.com/index.php?main_pa...roducts_id=376 and they are simply awesome on 8x4.5 or 9x4.5 props.
Anyone have a link to this motor on the new site? Link appears to be broken.

Nick, is the package you posted in the beginning of this thread with the recommended hardware up to date with your current opinions ?

BTW, really nice work in this thread. You put a huge effort into this and it's greatly appreciated!

David
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Old Jan 08, 2014, 05:36 PM
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They are 1400kv motors,I only get about 7-8 minute flight times on a 2650 3S battery with these motors. I now use them on my tricopter and use lower kv on quads. Not sure what Nick's set up is with these.

http://www.buddyrc.com/sunnysky-x2212-9-1400kv-ii.html

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Anyone have a link to this motor on the new site? Link appears to be broken.

Nick, is the package you posted in the beginning of this thread with the recommended hardware up to date with your current opinions ?

BTW, really nice work in this thread. You put a huge effort into this and it's greatly appreciated!

David
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Old Jan 08, 2014, 10:22 PM
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Anyone have a link to this motor on the new site? Link appears to be broken.

Nick, is the package you posted in the beginning of this thread with the recommended hardware up to date with your current opinions ?

BTW, really nice work in this thread. You put a huge effort into this and it's greatly appreciated!

David
Most things are still correct except motors and tx/rx. I have switched to the 1400kv sunnyskys linked above by RC_Flying. They run well on 3s for most people but I really like them on 4s with HQpower 8x5 props. I switched over to tha taranis and use internal rf for proximity flying and dht external rf with 7db patch for medium range.
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Old Apr 01, 2014, 03:48 PM
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Frame length

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What is the exact length of the frame from front to end? I cannot seem to figure out exactly where to join the 2 frame halves in the plan.
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