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Old Feb 08, 2013, 12:45 AM
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Thanks for the advice guys. Think I may go for the mega if I can find 1, I can find a few others but not 2ecq. May have to wait a few weeks as they are pretty pricey lol
You've probably seen these guys when you searched but here's a link anyway
http://www.puffinmodels.com/category.php?dept=178
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Old Feb 10, 2013, 02:11 AM
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GryphonRCU, what kind of speeds are you getting out of that motor?
Hi there bladeguy5,
Sorry for the delay....I was out of town.

That pic was snagged by me out of a video.

One of the guys on this thread, posted a You Tube video of Murdnunoc flying his F27Q.
I did a screen capture, then crop. [ I sent Murdo a text about it]
Murdo helped me finalize my original MEGA Q concept.

That setup on 4S is capable of over 130 MPH in F27C.....and maybe around 140 MPH on F27Q. {No diving, level flight averaged speed from both directions}.

The F27Q airframe has less drag than F27C but has less cooling airflow to motor.


Max 3S speeds should be just above120 MPH with over pitch 7" prop.

My F27C flew with 16/25/2 and large 3S at 118MPH into a slight head wind.

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Another option:

MEGA 16/30/2CEQ for 3S-5S operation on F27Q for up to 150 MPH.

Murdnunoc test flew Flame's motor on 5S.


Regardless of motor, the airframe should be strengthened for high speed operation.

16/35/XQ and 16/40/XQ was purchased by one of the guys on this thread. I will not mention his name since he obviously wants to stay private....I can respect that.


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Old Feb 11, 2013, 10:41 AM
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I totally forgot which MEGA motor i have on mine, But i will say it is one sweet motor. Murdnunoc got me setup with it. I have never really pushed it like he does, but it runs great. I now fpv my stryker, So most likely never will, but its there if i want too
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 01:27 PM
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Hi Killab,

Yours is a 16/25/2CEQ.


16/25/2 Winding and case.
16/30 sized rotor///magnets (E)
5 mm combat shaft (C)
Mounting holes on both ends, with wires out of side of case (Q)


G.
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Old Feb 11, 2013, 02:44 PM
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Hi Killab,

Yours is a 16/25/2CEQ.


16/25/2 Winding and case.
16/30 sized rotor///magnets (E)
5 mm combat shaft (C)
Mounting holes on both ends, with wires out of side of casr (Q)


G.
Well glad you remembered cause i had no idea i was going to dig out the box for it. Anyway its one nice motor.
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 02:04 AM
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I got a great deal on the Ultra Micro Stryker and I am thinking about getting the big one. How do you guys hand launch the big one and not get your hand chewed up?
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 02:25 PM
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I got a great deal on the Ultra Micro Stryker and I am thinking about getting the big one. How do you guys hand launch the big one and not get your hand chewed up?
Sidearm (or Frisbee - very similar). A few do overhand, but as your question recognizes there's a bit of risk there.

That's gotta be the most-asked (and -answered) question on this thread.

Search those terms and you'll find dozens of posts.

Many with photos and vids.

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Old Feb 12, 2013, 07:21 PM
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I got a great deal on the Ultra Micro Stryker and I am thinking about getting the big one. How do you guys hand launch the big one and not get your hand chewed up?
side arm.....with the prop upgrade she just flys out of ones hand
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 07:41 PM
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Styker Fpv-Coit Rd (7 min 50 sec)
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 08:39 PM
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here is a vid from flying at my apartment yesterday with the stryker, first time with the fpv gear.
New Found Escape (4 min 4 sec)
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 08:40 PM
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hey Killab! Im in that video haha, nice, We met that day, and turns out you inspired me to get a stryker.
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 08:46 PM
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Aw hey, awesome, its a great plane.
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Old Feb 12, 2013, 09:00 PM
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Nice vid's gents. I been thinking about pulling my gear off the easy star and trying it.....
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 08:23 AM
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Do it its a blast
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Old Feb 14, 2013, 03:23 AM
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I got a great deal on the Ultra Micro Stryker and I am thinking about getting the big one. How do you guys hand launch the big one and not get your hand chewed up?
i launch mine the way it was intended to be launched. from the hand grips under the belly. just dont make the mistake of leaving your hand there after launch, thats how fingers get chewed.
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