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Posted by santanig5 | Nov 26, 2015 @ 07:55 PM | 11,427 Views
Wingspan: 1450mm(57.09 inches)
Length: 1198mm(47.17 inches)
Weight: 2500g(88.18 oz)
Prop: 15 inches Propeller
Color: Red
Servo: 10pcs*9g,1pc*25g
Motor: 4250 out-runner brushless KV580
ESC: 60A Brushless(HobbyWing)

10A UBEC/Delay system/Electric retracts landing gear/LED lights/Pilot included/Decal applied

Airfield’s latest 6 Channel T-28 Trojan comes powered with a potent 4250 580KV brushless outrunner motor that provides sport aerobatic performance and enough power to climb with ease. Its tough EPO (Expanded Polyolefin) construction is exceptionally resistant to damage and can be easily repaired with any medium-viscosity CA or epoxy.

Installed SAFE Rx rotated 180 degrees in order for SAFE correction to operate ailerons in the correct direction without reversers. Reversed Aileron channel in DX9.
Rotated the servo control arm for the elevator 180 degrees for SAFE correction to operate elevator in the correct direction without reversers. Reversed Elevator channel in DX9.
Connected Flaps and Retracts to Aux 2 with standard "Y" cable, no revers needed. Programmed Digital servo in DX9 for Aux 2 on switch D

Pos 0. 100 "Flaps Up" / Gear Up
Pos 1. -15 "Take off Flaps" / Gear Down
Pos 2 -60 "Landing Flaps"

Plan to maiden her tomorrow.
Finally got the maiden flight.

***UPDATE*** 09/23/16
Replaced nose gear with the Alloy Oleo Nose Strut...Continue Reading
Posted by santanig5 | Nov 02, 2015 @ 10:22 PM | 11,443 Views
Manufacturer FMS
Wingspan 1450mm/57.0in
Overall Length 1240mm/49.0in
Flying Weight Around 2,250g
Motor Size Brushless 4250-KV540
ESC 70A with 5A SBEC
Servo 9g Servo x 6, 17g Servo*3
CG (center of gravity) 110mm (From Leading Edge)
Prop Size 14*8
Recommended Battery Li-Po 14.8V 2600mAh 25C

EFLR310013 SAFE Rx mounted in the normal orientation under the slide out battery try (very convenient that!)
Reverse the control horn for the rudder.
Reversing "Y" cable on Aux 2 to operate Retracts and Flaps
No other mods needed.
Hope to maiden this weekend.

Update 8/15/16
Mods -

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Posted by santanig5 | Nov 01, 2015 @ 04:41 PM | 13,371 Views
FLZA4022 - Tx-R Prime
Wingspan: 59.5 in (1510 mm)
Wing Area: 430 inē (27.7 dmē)
Weight: 48-52 oz (1360-1470 g)
Wing Loading: 16-17 oz/ftē (49-52 g/dmē)
Length: 38.5 in (980 mm)
Factory-installed 41-19-850kV brushless outrunner motor,
40A ESC & micro servos
Du-Bro 3" tires.

EFLR310013 SAFE Receiver mounted in the normal orientation, Turnigy servo reversers needed for the Elevator and Rudder.
Flaps on Aux 2, servo speed 3.0.
She flys very well, very docile, but plenty of power.

Update 8/13/16
With Floats, pull/pull system.
Thanks to Paul-RC
Beaver Pull Pull system 2 (0 min 36 sec)

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