Yet Another PZ Sukhoi Hack..
I bought a PZ Sukhoi via ebay a few months ago and, finally, got around to messing with it. It was sold has having a dead aileron servo, but that turned out to be just a bad factory solder joint.
Having seen other folks try to fly them in the local gym, it was clear to me that they were too fast for my old brain to keep up with... So I decided to reduce the wing loading by turning it into a biplane.
With a piece of 3mm Depron, some CF tubes, and some blobs of epoxy, the wing area is now more than doubled. The all-up weight is 38.4 g. And, holding it by the wing tip, it still seems to have enough thrust to go vertical. (Though I doubt that _I_ do...)
I'll test fly it on Monday. Wish me luck...
And, if you have a suggestion for a name...
|Category||Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Servo Tester/Exerciser: Yet another hack||Mr.RC-CAM||DIY Electronics||23||Feb 26, 2011 10:55 PM|
|Idea||Yet another parallel balancing by dumping one battery into another one.||everydayflyer||Batteries and Chargers||11||Oct 23, 2010 08:12 PM|
|Discussion||Does anyone actually have the PZ Sukhoi yet?||crash331||Scratchbuilt Indoor and Micro Models||7||May 24, 2009 06:07 PM|
|Discussion||Yet Another K/P Centurion hack, The ARUP...||del||Scratchbuilt Indoor and Micro Models||7||Jan 12, 2008 08:22 PM|
|Plantraco DSP4-SC Receiver/ESC: Yet Another Hack||Mr.RC-CAM||Modeling Science||4||Feb 18, 2003 05:47 PM|