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Posted by xplaneguy | Jan 16, 2015 @ 01:53 AM | 16,095 Views
Here's information and photos of the soon to be released FMS 980mm Kawasaki Ki-61 Tony available from Motion RC.

I had the pleasure for flying the Motion RC "Test & Evaluation Sample" back in Nov & Dec 2014 and this plane is a winner! Excellent speed, stability, quality and presence.....You'll love it!

NOTE-The model will only be available in the green scheme shown in the first two pictures. The aluminum scheme was only applied to the test sample but can be achieved using aluminum tape purchased at your local hardware store.

Wingspan - 995mm / 39.7in
Length - 742mm / 29.21in
Flying Weight - 1,160g
CG (Center of Gravity) - 55-60mm from the leading edge
Power System - Brushless 3648-770Kv (installed)
Electronic Speed Control - 60A with 5A SBEC (installed)
Propeller - 10.5 x 7 3-Blade
Servos - 9g digital metal gear Servo x 4 (ailerons, elevator, rudder), 9g digital nylon gear servo X2 (flaps) - all pre-installed
Landing Gear - E-retracts with metal trunnions (installed)
Required Battery - 14.8V 4S 2200mAh 35C+ Li-Po (required)
Required Radio - Minimum 6 Channel full range Radio (required)

FMS and Motion RC are once again bringing a unique, quality product to the RC community. Get 'em in the air!

All the best,
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Posted by xplaneguy | Jan 13, 2015 @ 12:29 AM | 16,627 Views
We had a great time at AMA Expo! This year we focused on spending time with old and new friends from all aspects of modeling. Meeting and building relationships with the vendors and some even recognized Evelyn and I from right here on RC Groups.

What a wonderful place to inspire and be inspired by modelers worldwide. After almost 6 years on RC Groups and 13 years on RC Universe, I'm still amazed at how powerful this medium is in connecting modelers around the world, sharing our interests/passion with one another and building life long friendships. All good!!

Here's photos from the event. Click continue reading below to see all photos.

All the best,
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