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Old Jan 26, 2012, 10:01 AM
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dps dps dps...
when someone tries that on this plane we will talk again

Ive got it in my 1.8kg+ lander panther and moves it along quite a bit.. around 85mph
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Old Jan 26, 2012, 10:36 AM
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dps dps dps...
when someone tries that on this plane we will talk again

Ive got it in my 1.8kg+ lander panther and moves it along quite a bit.. around 85mph
85mph at 60 amps? You'd look like you were reversing compared to many other 70mm options out there.
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Old Jan 26, 2012, 10:48 AM
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Nice pair of jets you have there...does the F-35 come with the decals applied?
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Old Jan 26, 2012, 11:07 AM
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Ken, yes the decals come applied.
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Old Jan 26, 2012, 04:10 PM
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85mph at 60 amps? You'd look like you were reversing compared to many other 70mm options out there.
take a look at the flying weight too.. And its apanther. Not a meteor. Getting 1039watts
69amps peak on the bench on high timing.
My 60amp turnigy plush handles that just fine
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Old Jan 26, 2012, 08:11 PM
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Ken, here is mine. Haven't flown it yet. I plan on using 5s 4000 packs....its a tight fit. And just so you know, the tail cone and cockpit come all white, I just painted mine.

Jordan

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Beautiful looking planes! I want to do the TB theme on my next one.

With the 5s 4000 pack, have you balanced the CG? How much does your pack weigh?
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Old Jan 27, 2012, 03:13 AM
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and I might add it will have more powerthan the 5s setup and a 4s is always lighter than 5s.. getting 6-8 minute flights onmy 4500mah 4s 35c nanotech
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Old Jan 27, 2012, 08:28 AM
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Pavcon, are you using 4s on the stock set up? Wow, if thats the case Ill just sell my 5S packs seeing as I only bought them for this plane.
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Old Jan 27, 2012, 10:51 AM
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A Genesis 2200mAh 40C can deliver 88amps continuous and weighs only 350g +/- 5g. The original battery weight was around 240g.
6S 70mm setup, Wemo, HET, CS weigh in at 190g. The ESC wouldn't change because its still only drawing 60amps and you don't need to constantly burn the 2 kg of thrust it produces which is well over the original.
So its not a too far out there an option. Because this models tends to float, he could go up to a 3000mAh battery depending on his desired flying style.

Its the wings and wheels he has to worry about with any extra weight over factory.
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Old Jan 27, 2012, 10:56 AM
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Max, where do you have your CG for this model? Ive very hesitant on where mine should be....
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and I might add it will have more powerthan the 5s setup and a 4s is always lighter than 5s.. getting 6-8 minute flights onmy 4500mah 4s 35c nanotech
How do you find those Nano's? Have you been using them for long?

Some hate them others seem to love them. I can't tell if its that they don't handle being abused drawing down too many amps or something else that gets bad press with them.
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Max, where do you have your CG for this model? Ive very hesitant on where mine should be....
In the other build thread I posted a pic with the calculated CG, NP, etc. I just don't have it front of me to tell you.
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Old Jan 27, 2012, 06:12 PM
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Just weighed in....1700grams...whoa ...thinking about a different battery.
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Pavcon, are you using 4s on the stock set up? Wow, if thats the case Ill just sell my 5S packs seeing as I only bought them for this plane.
No 4s on the dps unit. Its the rclander one and you can find it at hobbyking for 60+ usd
dynamically balancedd perfect sound and packed with power
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How do you find those Nano's? Have you been using them for long?

Some hate them others seem to love them. I can't tell if its that they don't handle being abused drawing down too many amps or something else that gets bad press with them.
you need to take care of your bats
I had the 45c and they didnt last long because i totally abused them... These 35c perform much better for over a year now and they are like new...
Now the 65-130c .. Oh those are in aleague of their own...
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