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Posted by Blaze0021 | Mar 12, 2018 @ 09:16 AM | 6,514 Views
I had a fun flight-filled weekend. This is a "line of sight" flight demo of my lightly customized ZOHD Dart PNP 635mm Sweepforward Wing.

ZOHD Dart PNP 635mm Sweepforward Wing - Line of Sight Flight (4 min 55 sec)

MODIFICATIONS:

1) APC 5.5x4.5E Speed 400 Propeller
2) Nerf Vortex Whistle (Canopy Hatch)
3) Great Planes (3) Segmented 7-Gram Lead Weights for CG Balance
3) Krylon ColorMaster Satin Black (Canopy Hatch)
4) Krylon ColorMaster Gloss Banner Red (Fins)
5) Minwax Semi-Gloss Polycrylic Protective Coating (Entire Airframe)

TRANSMITTER, RECEIVER, & SETUP:

Transmitter: Spektrum DX8 G2
Receiver: Spektrum AR400 4-CH DSMX - (I assigned the unused Rudder Channel to the Gear Channel for the Mode Switch)
Rates Used: 90% Aileron / 45% Expo, 100% Elevator / 9% Expo
Mixes Used: Throttle / Down Elevator 8%
Max Static Amps: 19.1
Watts: 221
Battery: Pulse 3S 1350mAh 75C
Throttle Timer: 5 Minutes
Total Flight Time: 5 Minute(s), 25 Second(s)
Lipo Final Voltage: 11.49 Volts out of 12.60 Volts (3.83 Volts / Cell) at 42%

ADDITIONAL INFO:

Camera: iPhone 7 at 1080P / 60 FPS
Cameraman: Mike “Deuces Wild” Frontiero

Thanks for watching!