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Old Feb 19, 2004, 02:18 PM
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Hype 3D

Hi,
Since I've canceld the greatplanes extra 1.60 and will go whit fuel.
I'm in need off a daily (electric) 3D plain.

I'm thinking about the Weston hype 3D whit there electric deal:
Flyware 350/25 motor, Hacker 70 Opto controller 2 8.4 pack (3.3A) battery packs fully wired with Magnum connectors and charging connectors.

Any good?
And what batteries?
Just one more what would be the preformens could it hover?

Thanks guy's.

Jasper
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Old Feb 19, 2004, 02:54 PM
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hi
i have the weston cougar with the flywere motor, using 3300 8 cell packs you will only get 5 min flights these motors pull 60 amps which means its hard to upgrade to li-polys[ i also have the hype with the weston glow motor]. you need a geared set up running 10 cells [so you can move to 3s lipolys] so you can reduce the amps, other than that its a great plane you just need to Strengthen the landing gear as the mounting point is a bit weak.

t.n

ps my cougar would prop hang and pull out easy.
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Old May 10, 2004, 08:55 AM
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I beleive the batteries supplied are 14 of Gold Peak NiMh 3300s
various reviews in the press imply that you will need 16 cells Nicad to hover
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