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Old Oct 24, 2012, 03:54 PM
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#9 West wings Topaz Free Flight to RC Flight Kitbash Contest >>3DDFHobbies<<


to convert it to rc i will be using:
an Emax CF2850 (2850KV) motor

http://www.giantshark.co.uk/cf2805-2...tor-p-213.html
a Hobbyking 12a Blue series ESC

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...log/HK-12A.jpg
3 6g DYS0204 Micro servo (ail,Elev,Rudd)

http://www.giantshark.co.uk/dys0204-...-p-402572.html
and a Gens ace 450mah 2s Lipo

http://www.giantshark.co.uk/gens-2s1...-p-406443.html
and a GWS 6x3 DD prop
let the building commence tommorow!

Will add more info/Pics as i progress

Contest Thread: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1755366
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Old Oct 25, 2012, 12:28 PM
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worked for 10 hours yesterday and 4 and a half hours in School ( Double Art, Lunch and Double Design and Technology )

and got LOTS done!

Heres some pics
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Old Oct 25, 2012, 02:26 PM
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Just waiting for the Servos in the mail and then ill add the tourque rod system for the ailerons and the tail linkages

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Old Oct 25, 2012, 02:42 PM
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just Added the CF Landing Gear support struts to the Landing Gear legs it funtional and Looks Good!, Now should i add Wing struts?


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Old Oct 25, 2012, 04:23 PM
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temporarily test fitted the wheels (the ones that come with the Kit)
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Old Feb 13, 2013, 02:26 AM
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Hi Keenan,

Did you finish and fly the Topaz?

Mike
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