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Old Sep 04, 2002, 02:41 PM
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What motor do you have in your Accord 47?

This will be my first brushless setup, so I want to do it right. What motors (gb/prop/batt) are you guys using in the Accord 47? I'm looking for some good 3D performance.
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Old Sep 04, 2002, 02:49 PM
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Accord

Krontronik 200 drive, 10 1300 cells, APCE 11/5. Goes like stink!
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Old Sep 04, 2002, 03:08 PM
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I think Ed Lyerly is using the E3D setup -- Hacker C40-12T, MEC superbox 4.6:1, 14x7 APCe, and 10 cells -- 3000HV nimhs. He says it flies great -- ED?

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Old Sep 04, 2002, 07:24 PM
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Just as you stated Kyle ......it's a GREAT combination. The Endo brushed setup would be a good low cost alternative too. I'm replacing the landing gear ....wire is just too soft. Light on the wing (55 oz) with lots of excess power, makes my heavier (74 oz) Diablotin Mini seem like a truck ....which it's not
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PS...it's not as 3D capable as the E3D (if 3D is what you're after)
but it can do lots more than I can

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I think Ed Lyerly is using the E3D setup -- Hacker C40-12T, MEC superbox 4.6:1, 14x7 APCe, and 10 cells -- 3000HV nimhs. He says it flies great -- ED?

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Old Sep 10, 2002, 02:39 PM
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What about a Mega motor? I don't think I can afford a Hacker. What Mega/GB/Prop would you recommend? Also, what would be a good ESC for the Mega? I'm really dumb when it comes to brushless motors, so I have to rely on you guys.

Thanks,

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Old Sep 10, 2002, 04:30 PM
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Steve,
Mega 22/20/2 + MEC superbox @ 3.75:1 (16/60), 10 Panasonic HV 3000's (HHR300SCZ), APC 14x7e prop. Jeti 40 3P w/BEC
Try it ......you'll like it
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Old Sep 10, 2002, 09:00 PM
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[QUOTE]Originally posted by Ed Lyerly
Ed , Kyle-- I don't know what you guys always
want this this geared stuff ( not that
I would EVER use a geared setup :_))--
try and Axi 2810, 12x 10 and 10 x CP1700/NC2400
or Nimh 3000 HV....works great.

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Old Sep 10, 2002, 09:25 PM
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Andre ...so little faith
Not only do I love gearboxes (and what the right combo does for performance), I'm looking for a way to change pitch and gear ratio in the air
Ed
[QUOTE]Originally posted by Andreas
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Ed , Kyle-- I don't know what you guys always
want this this geared stuff ( not that
I would EVER use a geared setup :_))--
try and Axi 2810, 12x 10 and 10 x CP1700/NC2400
or Nimh 3000 HV....works great.

Andre
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Old Sep 10, 2002, 10:20 PM
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hmm,..interesting ed,.. ooooo,..the sound of a kwik-E shifting gears down the straits...............
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Old Sep 10, 2002, 10:35 PM
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Hey Ed, what was your Aveox combo before. 1015 1.5 on a 2.5 or 3.3?
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Old Sep 11, 2002, 07:02 AM
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Hi Carlos,
I have a 1015/1.5Y @ 2:1 on 10 CP1700 and an APC 10x7e in an E'streak (had the same in my Rumfal before dumb thumbs intervened).
If I were to put one in the Accord 47 (on 10 cells) it would need to be geared 3.0:1 to turn an APC 14x7e about the same as the C40.
Ed

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Hey Ed, what was your Aveox combo before. 1015 1.5 on a 2.5 or 3.3?
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Old Sep 11, 2002, 07:56 AM
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I was thinking of using the astro 3.3 gear on it.

What is the amp draw on the 2:1 set up?
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Old Sep 11, 2002, 08:13 AM
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Low 40's with the APC 10x7e

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I was thinking of using the astro 3.3 gear on it.

What is the amp draw on the 2:1 set up?
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Old Sep 11, 2002, 08:23 AM
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Ed,

How is your 10 cell pack configured? I was thinking about getting a MEC power tube. Will that fit?

steve
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Old Sep 11, 2002, 08:25 AM
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Steve,
It's (2) sticks of (5). Just like you could do with a MEC power tube.
Ed
PS ... see picture in the Accord 47 thread I posted earlier.

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Ed,

How is your 10 cell pack configured? I was thinking about getting a MEC power tube. Will that fit?

steve
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