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Posted by JohnM | Dec 08, 2020 @ 02:24 PM | 8,213 Views
E-flite Fokker DVII

I bought a used ARF and will be making some modifications, including adding ailerons.

I removed the lower wing from the aircraft and proceeded with the addition of wing spars to the bottom of the bottom wing. (3/16" poplar wood dowels)

Build pictures below.
Posted by JohnM | Dec 08, 2020 @ 02:21 PM | 7,712 Views
I bought a used E-flite Nieuport 17 ARF and made some modifications, including adding ailerons.

Aileron Servos: 3.7g Servo GH-S37D Mini Digital Servo

The original motor that was installed was an E-flite Park 280 brushless motor and I replaced with the original motor that was installed in the used E-flite Fokker DVII ARF that I bought together with this E-flite Nieuport 17. The motor is an Emax CF2805, 2840kv brushless motor. I also used the old and bulky Common Sense RC (CSRC) 20amp ESC from the Fokker D7.
Posted by JohnM | Dec 07, 2020 @ 11:18 AM | 6,808 Views
Hitec Zipper Modifications

Motor: Tiger Motor F20II 1408 3750KV Brushless Motor
Motor Mount: Small Parts CNC Aluminum "Motor Mount 5mm Shaft - 1306/1806" (part # SPCNC0298) ( )
ESC: Spedix IS30 ESC
BEC: Matek Micro BEC
Battery: 2 or 3 cell 500-650mah packs
Props: HQ 4x4 or 4x4.5 bullnose props
Posted by JohnM | Aug 06, 2020 @ 09:22 AM | 8,386 Views
UMX Timber RX Board - External ESC
The signal pin location is circled in red. I have verified and recommend a DYS XSD 12A BLHeli ESC.

Part # EFLA6420BL
Posted by JohnM | Sep 01, 2008 @ 07:14 PM | 10,864 Views
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