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Old Sep 05, 2010, 05:11 PM
ReVolt- Proprietary Insanity
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ReVolt Rush (Full Composite 90mm 5lbs auw)

I have been working on a new jet design called the Rush. It is designed to fit a 90mm fan. This jet is different than other jet. I am in the process of molding the fuse, with wing and horizontal stab mold complete.
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Old Sep 05, 2010, 07:59 PM
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This jet is different than other jet.
Nice in what way?
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Old Sep 05, 2010, 11:05 PM
ReVolt- Proprietary Insanity
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I am very much looking forward to finishing my project and can't wait to maiden it. I am thinking 3.5kw 8S if I can find a suitable motor. (?) I am planning to have the fan very close to the intakes so the blades will be visible when looking from the front. The intakes are tucked in close so power off gliding may be improved, to be determined. But for now I am having a blast molding my jet. I love molds, as they will give me my plane back after a crash, plus you I mean can change materials and layups. So a crash or super low pass turned cartwheel is a celebrated event for me as then I get to spray paint into the mold and pull out my own arf of my own design. Its a Rush!
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Old Sep 06, 2010, 10:52 AM
Ginger or MaryAnn ??
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Very unique looking!Thats the nice thing about building your own jets,there is nothing out there like it.Joe
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Old Sep 06, 2010, 02:47 PM
My project: FAIREY DELTA 1
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Nice project!

Is Pete's Revolt still breathing?
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Old Sep 06, 2010, 03:55 PM
My project: FAIREY DELTA 1
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Did Pete grenade the DS30?
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Old Sep 06, 2010, 04:55 PM
ReVolt- Proprietary Insanity
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He spun the center out of one.
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Old Sep 06, 2010, 04:57 PM
ReVolt- Proprietary Insanity
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I had the thought of using and airplane colet and making a fan that mated with it like a prop mates with it. If it had the hole right I think it would work balanced. Not a project I am doing anything with but pondering at the moment. Cheers!
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Old Sep 06, 2010, 07:36 PM
ReVolt- Proprietary Insanity
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The fan that Pete grenaded at 60k+ was a HET 6904. Its a good fan, it might have come off its colet or maybe it should have been broken in better. Sounded loud. We flew one before and it woorked out fine, other than not enough rates on the elevator for how forward I set the CG. Or the battery may have shifted. I think there is a video of that flight, here.

Revolt on ARC 28-58-1 (1 min 28 sec)
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Old Jun 26, 2011, 10:16 PM
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Making a bit of progress.
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Old Jul 08, 2011, 08:34 PM
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A few more steps done.
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Old Jul 10, 2011, 03:48 PM
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Started to lay-up one mold half.
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Old Jul 10, 2011, 08:14 PM
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One side down.
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Old Jul 10, 2011, 09:47 PM
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that's never gonna sell. it looks nothing like a fish. LOL.

sorry, couldn't resist. looks great.

Rich
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