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Old Apr 13, 2008, 08:11 PM
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New Product
Kyosho F-4 Phantom

Anybody have any info on the new EDF F-4 Phantom Kyosho has comming out?
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Old Apr 13, 2008, 08:25 PM
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haven't heard anything about an F4 by kyosho, where did you hear that?
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Old Apr 13, 2008, 09:01 PM
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A-4 nut!!
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Yup - It's comming and there is a picture of it apparently in their euopean catalogue. I haven't seen it yet though.
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Old Apr 13, 2008, 09:03 PM
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oh wow........ I bet its gonna be super scale too..... just wonder about the power setup. I heard problems with the A6...
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Old Apr 13, 2008, 09:39 PM
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if you go to their website, they have the price etc, but no pictures...
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 03:56 PM
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Id be interested in this one as well.
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 03:58 PM
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WOOOOsssSSSShhHH !!
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Hopefully it wont have "cheater" wings.

Looking forward to pics.

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Old Apr 14, 2008, 04:11 PM
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foam?
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 05:40 PM
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hopefully it will be a twin fan.

anybody got a link to the kyosho site?
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 05:46 PM
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hoepfully it won't be a twin fan... more maintenance...
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 07:47 PM
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Love the F-4's

If I my choice would prefer single 70mm to keep weight and cost down. Size would be some were in-between Kevinís unbelievably scale F-4 and the one I fabricated at 47inchs and if it looks right I might even buy one for a change instead of scratching all the time.
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 08:14 PM
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Hopefully it WILL be a twin fan. Nothing worse then a decent plane killed by being absolutely non scale.
There isnt any maintainance with a twin setup. Just more money for esc and motor relative to single.

If its a single fan, a lot ppl wont buy it including me. Conversly, if its a twin, some ppl wont buy it due to the somewhat small additional money needed.
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 08:20 PM
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I'm not sure why I've always had a fear of twins.
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 09:29 PM
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my first twin, of any kind, was a Tom Cook Phantom. was never a sweeter flying bird at all.
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Old Apr 14, 2008, 09:33 PM
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No reason why with a bit of designing it could be made to be either two smaller, or one larger fan. Couple of foam inserts in the ducting and it would be possible. If it looks the part I'm in for one, two or one fan.

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