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Old Mar 18, 2012, 10:05 AM
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F-4J PHANTOM II "USS AMERICA" PLANET-HOBBY 70mm EDF GFK Balsa

Hi Guys

Starting this thread couldn't find anything about this plane.
Bought here http://shop.lindinger.at/product_inf...ducts_id=80386

Starting unboxing it today and will take my time building it.
In meantime I'm flying this Edomodel F4J 64mm EDF,
http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...&postcount=229

update build log when there is news,
if someone knows more about this plane please let me know!

Grts Hans
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 12:01 PM
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due to the holes on the bottom it looks like the same factory that built HH BAe Hawk a few years ago .ir this for a 70mm fan ? what are the specs?
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Old Mar 19, 2012, 02:02 PM
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due to the holes on the bottom it looks like the same factory that built HH BAe Hawk a few years ago .ir this for a 70mm fan ? what are the specs?
In header it mentioned 70mm.

wingspan= 715mm
fuse= fiber glass, wing balsa covered
fan unit 70mm motor data unkown
LIPo advice= 4S3200maH
Elevater, ailerons and motor

grts Hans
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Old Mar 28, 2014, 06:01 AM
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update after first flight

Hi

Performed first flight a couple of weeks ago with a 5S3000 20c lipo.
I hand launched my F4J and that went well.
Had to do some down trimming and boy she was fast.
Flies stable and after a few minutes land plane check lipo and saw my lipo moved a bit forward thats why my CG changed.
Well all back in place second hand launch this was a bit more tricky and flying again well.
After some runs I decided to land and fly pattern but lipo was empty. lost speed and hight and F4J went down, only cockpit a little damaged and some fuselage damage.
Repair was easy and ready for flight again.
Weight of plane no lipo is 1030 gram

grts Hans
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