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Old May 10, 2006, 08:15 AM
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GWS 40mm fan w/ Feigao 12x30mm

Hello, can anyone help w/ a GWS 40mm DF & Feigao 12x30 combo-is this possible? I am planning a twin engine model & would appreciate any suggestions.

Many thanks,
Dale
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Old May 10, 2006, 08:55 AM
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Check the Stealth-e thread on this forum.
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Old May 10, 2006, 08:58 AM
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Thanks friday,
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Old May 10, 2006, 06:21 PM
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EDF rules... :)
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I run the 28 turn Feigao 12mm motor in the EDF40 and it flew fine and had good speed (50-55mph). I also had the 25 turn 12mm motor in one and it performed excellent and beyond popular belief it did not over heat in the 40mm fan. Keven64 has that motor now as I sent it to him several months back. So if you want performance get the 25 turn Feigao for the EDF40 and use one of the GWS heatsinks on it for longevity.

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Old May 10, 2006, 06:48 PM
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It's not a darn drone!
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25 turn in edf 40 works awsome..
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Old May 11, 2006, 07:54 AM
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Many thanks AirX & 68STrat-DFAlpha. Sounds like the 25 turn w/ heat sink is the way to go.

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Old May 11, 2006, 05:49 PM
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Good luck Dale and post a thread when the build starts.

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Old May 12, 2006, 03:40 AM
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No - use TWO GWS heatsinks !

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