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Old Apr 18, 2012, 10:29 PM
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I'm in the process of building one too. The tip of my wing was damaged/broken and there were a couple of minor places on the plane I need to fix. I'm using the 68mm rc lander edf 3850kv on 4s. They are pretty heavy so I'm going to balance it with 2 4s 5000mah packs in the front. Overally its a nice plane. I picked up some turnigy retracts that fit perfect. I'm sure mine wont be as light as some of the others, but its going to be nice.
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Old May 02, 2012, 12:48 AM
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I just purchased one of these. Mine only has slight damage to one wing tip. I would like to know what others are putting in for the fan units. The fans from Lander look great but are pricey for this plane i think. They also look to be heavier then a plastic setup. I would appreciate any info and ideas. Thanks
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Old May 04, 2012, 02:00 PM
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I PM'd you the ones that I bought. They fit perfectly into the slots. I was also looking at some other units and plastic units might be lighter, but you generally have the balancing issues and they are a pita to take apart to balance. I still havent gotton a pre-built edf unit apart in one piece, so I have just given up. Trying different combinations with motors and fans can also be hit and miss. My last setup on a jet I built gave me 216A on 6S at full throttle and I was shooting for 60A, so I'm not going to mess with it anymore. I would like to note that at 216A it took off like a rocket and I so badly wanted to leave it like that, but my batteries didnt think it was a good idea.
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Old May 10, 2012, 04:12 PM
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What servo's are you using? I just bought two metal 68mm lander fans. I don't want to cut corners on servos. Thanks.
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Old Jun 13, 2012, 10:12 AM
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I'm in the process of building one too. The tip of my wing was damaged/broken and there were a couple of minor places on the plane I need to fix. I'm using the 68mm rc lander edf 3850kv on 4s. They are pretty heavy so I'm going to balance it with 2 4s 5000mah packs in the front. Overally its a nice plane. I picked up some turnigy retracts that fit perfect. I'm sure mine wont be as light as some of the others, but its going to be nice.
Which Turnigy retracts did you pick for this A-10?
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Old Dec 09, 2013, 11:59 AM
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Anybody still flying one of these? I bought one for a real cheap price and working on getting it flying. I need a copy of the manual if possible. CG at least
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Old Dec 09, 2013, 09:06 PM
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Anybody still flying one of these? I bought one for a real cheap price and working on getting it flying. I need a copy of the manual if possible. CG at least
I might have what you need
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Old Dec 09, 2013, 09:08 PM
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Anybody still flying one of these? I bought one for a real cheap price and working on getting it flying. I need a copy of the manual if possible. CG at least
I have a set of lander 70mm fan unit and pod and esc ready to plug in I can sell you
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Old Aug 01, 2014, 02:09 PM
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Projet A-10 Retracts Wanted

Anyone knows what electric retracts will work on the Projet A-10 warthog?
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