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Posted by bryansifsof44 | Dec 31, 2013 @ 04:05 AM | 7,871 Views
42" slick: dry w/o pants - 1.98lb, w/ 142g Glacier lipo 1800 - 2.3lb

3dhs 57" Extra: Dry w/o pants - 3.93lb, Dry w/ pants - 4.01lb, Light -4.84lb, Ideal - 4.9-4.98lb, heaviest - 5.15lb

EF 60" Laser Dry w/o pants 4.94lb, Dry w/ pants 5.06lb

EF 60" Extra: Dry w/o pants - 4.48lb, Dry w/ pants - 4.56lb, Light - 5.39lb, Ideal 5.62-5.7, Heaviest - 5.74lb

71" Slick: Dry w/o pants 8.35lb, Dry w/ pants - 8.56lb, Lightest - 9.94lb, Ideal 10.15-10.38lb, OK - 10.39-10.44lb, Max I like - 10.5lb, To heavy for liking but flies - 10.6-10.91lb.
Posted by bryansifsof44 | Jul 09, 2013 @ 06:36 AM | 7,639 Views

PWM = (((Kv * v * pole) / 20) / 1000)

216kv results-


Castle Ice settings
Fixed Endpoints
Throttle response: custom 10
Brake: 0% disabled
cutoff dissabled, no telemetry = cutoff auto lipo.
cutoff disabled, no telemetry = 3.0volts/cell
current limiting: disabled
cutoff: pulse
start power: high
motor timing: low
pwm rate: 8

Cowl splitting
Posted by bryansifsof44 | Mar 15, 2012 @ 09:54 PM | 8,692 Views
Well I started flying this plane in November and started 3D in December, and the Extreme flight MXS has become my go to plane that never gets left behind.
Motor: Motrolfly DM2820-750
ESC: Castle Ice lite 75amp
Prop: 14x7 APC
Servos: hs-65mg rudder and aileron hs-85mg on elevator running on 6 volts
Batterys: Gens Ace 4s 2650mAh 25C and Sky Lipo 4s 2650mAh 30C

My last two videos with the MXS:
Extreme Flight MXS 3/14/12 (6 min 9 sec)

Extreme Flight MXS 2/25/12 (4 min 23 sec)
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Posted by bryansifsof44 | Mar 15, 2012 @ 03:46 AM | 8,891 Views
Scale look and kit quality is what makes the Cub a nice plane. The Cub is one of the harder planes of mine to fly, but after you learn the bad tendencies and how the Cub reacts in the air it performs real well.
My setup-
Motor: Eflite 32e
ESC: Turnigy Plush 60 amp
BEC: Castle 10 amp, set at 6 volts
Servos: HS-5085mg in elevator,rudder and ailerons. S3014 on flaps.
Prop: 13x6.5
Here are a couple of videos of the Eflite Super Cub I posted to YouTube a while back...
E-flite Super Cub STOL Flight (2 min 19 sec)

E-flite Super Cub on Skis (3 min 34 sec)
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