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Old Jul 31, 2012, 02:02 AM
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I am pretty sure alot of people are running 25c gens ace.
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 02:08 AM
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Question slick flyers.

I've got a 70" slick and I've used 40c 8s 4000 batts

I love the gens ace and it seems hoppypartz is all sold out of 50c and higher batts.

Anyone have any problems with 25c 4000's since they are the only ones available ?
Thats all I've run in my 70 Slick and 74 Edge No problems!
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 02:19 AM
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Thats all I've run in my 70 Slick and 74 Edge No problems!
Thanks gyro! Will give em a try.

Gyro heres me at a field in vegas. I visited vegas for my birthday and party'd my ass off. I then went to a airfield because
im an RC airplane addict. Have you flown here before? its a nice field. The guys were nice. i went last year. Only one 71" slick i saw.
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 02:32 AM
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 02:37 AM
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Thanks gyro! Will give em a try.

Gyro heres me at a field in vegas. I visited vegas for my birthday and party'd my ass off. I then went to a airfield because
im an RC airplane addict. Have you flown here before? its a nice field. The guys were nice. i went last year. Only one 71" slick i saw.
I fly out by Red Rock Canyon at the Las Vegas Soaring Club field, but since I got an 89" Slick gasser yesterday, I'm going to have to drive over to Bennett field if I'm going to fly it here before I leave town in September!
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 02:41 AM
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Nice Gyro, yeah bennet field is a nice field.

i see guys flying 6S and 8S

whats the difference guys with:

6S a50-12L

8S a50-14L

is the 8S setup necessarily more punch and power? i hate buying two 4S batts to make 8S

i like the fact you can run 6S 5000 which is cheaper to buy, but was wondering if 6S is worth it?
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 07:38 AM
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Anyone have a Motrofly 5320 for sale?
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 08:07 AM
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Nice Gyro, yeah bennet field is a nice field.

i see guys flying 6S and 8S

whats the difference guys with:

6S a50-12L

8S a50-14L

is the 8S setup necessarily more punch and power? i hate buying two 4S batts to make 8S

i like the fact you can run 6S 5000 which is cheaper to buy, but was wondering if 6S is worth it?
8s is more efficient,meaning you can get the same power as 6s but with less amps/heat. You also can get more power from 8s if you give up the less amps lol..hope i didn't confuse you..This plane is def worth it on 6s if thats how you want to power it. I had one on 6 and loved it.i have one now on 8 and love it. So either way it will rock.
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 08:55 AM
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Nice Gyro, yeah bennet field is a nice field.

i see guys flying 6S and 8S

whats the difference guys with:

6S a50-12L

8S a50-14L

is the 8S setup necessarily more punch and power? i hate buying two 4S batts to make 8S

i like the fact you can run 6S 5000 which is cheaper to buy, but was wondering if 6S is worth it?
Both systems fly this plane exceptionally well.

What most people do is match up the power system that is most suited to what they have/use.

For instance, if you have a 59" Slick (or others) on 4s and several 4000mah batteries for it, you might prefer the 8s set-up and use your batteries for both.

If you have other aircraft, ie T-rex 550/600, Osiris, Velox etc. as I do, on 6s, you might want to go that route to use the batteries you already have.

Fred
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 08:56 AM
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Anyone have a Motrofly 5320 for sale?
Doh!

Where were you last week?
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 09:20 AM
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Anyone have a Motrofly 5320 for sale?
Diggity i sent you a pm.
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 09:41 AM
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I'm using the A50-12L, had it on 6s and flew great with a Xoar 20X10, I changed it to 8 s with the Xoar 18X8 and I love it even more it's fast and punchy, it's really a preference a smaller prop lest air on the controls play more with the throttle.For the bat. I bought some 2s and couple them with my 6s and works great.



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Nice Gyro, yeah bennet field is a nice field.

i see guys flying 6S and 8S

whats the difference guys with:

6S a50-12L

8S a50-14L

is the 8S setup necessarily more punch and power? i hate buying two 4S batts to make 8S

i like the fact you can run 6S 5000 which is cheaper to buy, but was wondering if 6S is worth it?
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 10:51 AM
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What length standoffs on the 70" Slick with a 4325?
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 11:37 AM
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Ice 100

I have one of the newer (enclosed) Ice 100's that I have never used. I took of the tabs to try and fit it in a fuse and that is it.

Just thought I would see if anyone was interested here first.

$80 shipped via priority mail
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Old Jul 31, 2012, 11:43 AM
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What length standoffs on the 70" Slick with a 4325?
I believe it is the same as the 74" Edge, right at 22mm...
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