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Old Aug 27, 2009, 04:38 PM
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 06:30 PM
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can anyone provide the wing measurements (each side) for a 51" Slick wing?

lengths for Leading edge, wing tip, trailing edge, and inside edge (fuselage side)?

Building a rack system and my 51" Slick is on the boat

Thanks in advance

Keith
need some help on the above question if anyone has their tape measure handy

thanks
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 08:57 PM
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per my tape measure...

Fuselage edge = 12 15/16
Leading Edge = 22 7/16
Trailing Edge = 23 3/4
Wing Tip = 7 3/4
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 08:58 PM
55' Edge is too sweet!
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Ok..no laughing, but this seems "ok"..and I still need servos and batteries..so "cheap" is good for me..

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...idproduct=7393
Birdie,

Go with this one. We are running one of ours on this one with a 14 x 7 with great results. 60 am Turnigy ESC.

dp

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...0_750Kv_/_600W
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:04 PM
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Reaper GR-45 or Hacker A30-12XL
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:08 PM
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Love the Reaper - I've got 7 flights on mine now... Good times
I have no experience with the Hacker.
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:12 PM
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The reaper and the hacker are great motors..just out of my price range..

that Turnigy is out of stock, but this one is in, and it seems like a powerhouse!
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...idProduct=7393
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:17 PM
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a $75-$99 motor for a $219.00 plane is out of your price range?
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:17 PM
55' Edge is too sweet!
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The reaper and the hacker are great motors..just out of my price range..

that Turnigy is out of stock, but this one is in, and it seems like a powerhouse!
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...idProduct=7393
KV seems a little high..but JMO.


Good luck...post results.


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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:18 PM
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3S or 4S? If we're talking 4S then I agree kv is a little high.
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:18 PM
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a $75-$99 motor for a $219.00 plane is out of your price range?
reaper
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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:19 PM
55' Edge is too sweet!
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3S or 4S? If we're talking 4S then I agree kv is a little high.
I was assuming 4S.

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Old Aug 27, 2009, 09:20 PM
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I was assuming 4S.

dp
Right, I agree. That's what most of us run, Birdie didn't say though.
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Old Aug 28, 2009, 05:41 AM
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Glow Slick Questions

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Update on the Glow-slick.
Ready to go just need a header and it will be here Thurs.
What Header/Muffler are you using?
Smoke?
Do you anticipate adding weight to the tail?
What changes did you have to make to the motor mount/firewall?
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Old Aug 28, 2009, 07:28 AM
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Originally Posted by RedTalon
per my tape measure...

Fuselage edge = 12 15/16
Leading Edge = 22 7/16
Trailing Edge = 23 3/4
Wing Tip = 7 3/4
thanks very much

Keith
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