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Old Nov 18, 2007, 09:32 PM
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Phase 3 F-16 with Don's RC 4800KV on 4S

Phase 3 F-16 with 4800 KV Don's Motor on TP Extreme 4S 2200. Fan is Alpha with five blades. Video is short because of flutter in the tailerons.

Thanks go out to "The Don " for the motor and Light Flight for good prices on TP batteries (repeat customer prices).
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Old Nov 18, 2007, 09:58 PM
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Now that's nice and fast! What's the amp draw at WOT?

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Old Nov 18, 2007, 10:01 PM
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Hi Joe,

I just checked and its around 44 amps and around 580+ watts.

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Old Nov 18, 2007, 10:09 PM
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That's pretty sweet. I have one of the Phase 3's sitting on the bench to be built right now. If it's gonna even be close to that speed I'll be happy. How fast do you guys think you where going? Looks over 125 to me.

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Old Nov 18, 2007, 10:28 PM
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Hi Guys,

I have no idea how fast but the two passes were made without diving into the pass and were only full power after the plane was straight and level.

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Old Nov 18, 2007, 11:17 PM
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holy that is fast.

Nice setup, would love to know the speed
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Old Nov 19, 2007, 03:11 AM
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holy moly that looks fast
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Old Nov 19, 2007, 04:00 AM
smokin electrons...
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4800Kv on 4S, that must be a handfull of rpm's there...
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Old Nov 19, 2007, 06:40 AM
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IMO, you don't need anything faster than that.... it will fly out of your visual range in just a couple of seconds!!

Awesome job.
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Old Nov 19, 2007, 09:24 AM
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holy crap that was awesome--like mach 2 scale speed.
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Old Jun 17, 2008, 01:14 PM
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I have a Haoye Brushless Motor 4800kv motor and was wondering if it would be ok in the p3 f16 also what is the kv of the stock motor so would mine be an upgrade. Thanks
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Old Jun 17, 2008, 01:54 PM
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I got 94.2mph.
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Old Jun 17, 2008, 02:05 PM
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About 94 mph.

Edit - Sabre beat me to it.
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