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Old Jan 20, 2015, 05:33 PM
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Hobby Zone Champ Mod's

Hey all. I am doing a new mod build with the Champ. I have installed aileron/flaps with the ar6410 receiver. I have also added the motor form the T-28/P-51. Should I worry about the main wing load? Do you guys have any ideas for wing struts? Thanks all
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Old Jan 21, 2015, 01:17 AM
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Well, I decided to try it today without the wing struts. Guess you could say I found out the hard way that the 2.3 gram servo's was to much weight for the wing. Banked into a turn and collapsed the wing. However, it did have quite a pick up with the new motor...
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Old Jan 21, 2015, 01:56 AM
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i fly my champ full speed with a radian motor I don.t think the weight broke the wing perhaps the way you instaled it???
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Old Jan 21, 2015, 12:47 PM
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I installed the servos at the same distance from center. I will post a pick, however they were installed with the same design as the umx cabon cub...
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Old Jan 21, 2015, 12:55 PM
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Here are 2 pic's of the wing
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