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Mamba 70cc Electric Powered - Flex Innovations

While we are at SEFF we got to spend some time with Quique Somenzini, David Ribbe and Seth Arnold from Flex Innovations. We also shot some Mamba video!

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Electric Powered Mamba 70!

The RCGroups team got to see the 70cc Mamba at Toledo but we got to see her in the air at SEFF! The weather wasn't great but Seth's flying was! We shot some videos and photos and have a run down on how to electrify your Mamba.

Power System

  • Motor: EFL Power 360 180kv - pulling 145A
  • Prop: Mekzlik 25x12s
  • ESC: Castle 160A
  • Lipo: Potenza 5000 6s 60C x 2

Video

Flex Innovations - Electric Mamba (3 min 38 sec)

Electric Conversion Info

The Mamba was designed with electric conversion in mind. The forward hatch offers quick access to batteries and connectors. The 'fuel tank tray' is located to work as a basis for a battery Tray/Mount.

Photos

Links

Learn more about the Mamba here.

Check out the Flex Innovations electric install page for the Mamba.

The Flex Wiki with tips from the Flex team.

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Old Apr 20, 2016, 04:21 PM
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Looks good

Nice Job Quique and company!
This plane has so much potential because of the AUW of 19-20 lbs and 2000 sq inches of wing ! 100cc wing area and 70 cc weight. ....

Very nice flying Seth...you look as good as ever!

James
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Quique. ...after I'm done with my current projects. ..we need to talk about getting one of these flying with a DA70!!! Hope all is well with you and your family.
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simply love these big electrics !
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Awesome "crow" landing at the end of the video.
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Not electric,
but great plane!
QQ MAMBA 70cc Flex Innovations (2 min 46 sec)


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