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Old Oct 23, 2012, 12:35 AM
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Bruce.

Not Lady Ga Ga....LOL

....it's Pink Floyd musiic in the opening scenes and still shots, as well as the closeing shots and credits. No music during the flight.
apparently any music that's copywrited (even if I paid for it) can't be used in certain countries on You tube. (it plays fine for me)

Youtube will exchange the music for something from thier collection but It will play at full volume through out the entire video.
I'll make a new video.

Until then, this is the same jet (with out the pilot, Ali saying it's faster than the P-20 powered Habu's he's had, or any Habu 32 he's flown. )

Las Vegas 2012 Habu 32 demo (4 min 30 sec)
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Old Oct 23, 2012, 01:28 AM
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Hmmmm....That's wierd?

I figured I'd just use one of Youtube's stock music files for now. (since there's no option for "No music"). I picked a "classical" tune, seeing that I had the option to simply turn down, or mute the audio later.
When they were done editing it. I played it, only to find my music still there and the county restriction had been removed.
There's an AD that plays at the bottom, but you can turn it off.


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Jayb!rdz,

Can you view it down under now?


Ali Demos our 160 mph Habu 32 (4 min 18 sec)
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Old Oct 23, 2012, 02:26 AM
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Yep, Got it.

Hey what ever happened to the Habu Super Ligera with inverted H-Stabs ?
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Old Oct 23, 2012, 03:49 AM
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Yep, Got it.

Hey what ever happened to the Habu Super Ligera with inverted H-Stabs ?
It's just been sitting idle. The one in the latest video (with the mach fan) is 10mph faster than my E-Flight fan based habus.
That would be a good airframe make a fast one, but no time to get it done before the next event. We'll get it flown again, as it is at The Big Jolt.

I gotta repair the wind/hail damage from Vegas on my EZ up.
Viperjet @ Best in the West video coming next.
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Old Oct 24, 2012, 05:28 AM
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Had to abort this take-off, started wearing. Bent one of struts back and was able to go for another flight.

HABU 32 Modified, missed take-off! (5 min 55 sec)
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Old Oct 24, 2012, 08:32 PM
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Good decision to abort! I have been in that same situation many times.
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Old Oct 26, 2012, 03:15 PM
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I havent read all habu post, so my question is what is the heaviest habu? What was the most lipo's flown in it 10s?
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Old Oct 26, 2012, 03:25 PM
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I would say 8lbs is tops and still have a great flying model, we have flown many with 12s and they come in at 8lbs and a couple oz's the lightest 12s we put together was 7.9lbs so it can be done
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 07:13 AM
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Hello ,
I'm about to get this kit , and was wondering if this unit will be any upgrade from the stock fan+motor : http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s..._2000watt.html
I tried to search in this tread , and came out with nothing ... any thoughts would be appreciated ,
Thank you ,
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 10:42 AM
Why the dirt on the wings?
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I would say 8lbs is tops and still have a great flying model, we have flown many with 12s and they come in at 8lbs and a couple oz's the lightest 12s we put together was 7.9lbs so it can be done
What size cells and what is the "C" rating ?
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 04:20 PM
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Hello ,
I'm about to get this kit , and was wondering if this unit will be any upgrade from the stock fan+motor : http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s..._2000watt.html
I tried to search in this tread , and came out with nothing ... any thoughts would be appreciated ,
Thank you ,
HK specs:
Motor Type: 3660 2120kv
Max Power: 2000w
Continuous Power: 1700w
Max Voltage: 22.2v (6S)

Deleted comment: just noticed it's a 78mm fan.
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 06:30 PM
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what size cells and what is the "c" rating ?
65c 3300
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 08:30 PM
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I'm ready for the maiden of my habu 32 I just need set CG, my set up is cc ice 100 jet fanwith typhoon motor 700-60-1738 , 2x 5300mha Gen Ace lipos and cc pro Bec. Could I get some recomendations of a good Cg starting point? Thanks
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 08:36 PM
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The center of the factory recommended position works fine for the 5 Habus i've built.

107mm at the wing joint from the leading edge, Aft.
The factory range is 100-115mm.
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Old Oct 27, 2012, 09:01 PM
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The center of the factory recommended position works fine for the 5 Habus i've built.

107mm at the wing joint from the leading edge, Aft.
The factory range is 100-115mm.
Ok thanks will try it.
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