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Posted by magnetman | Feb 28, 2021 @ 02:40 PM | 5,759 Views
Couple of pics of my SR 71. Twin 12 blade fans on 3s and AR636 Rx. Weak original U/C replaced with Eflite retracts. As yet unflown.
Posted by magnetman | Jun 12, 2017 @ 01:06 PM | 8,369 Views
I had originally buit this years a go and it got shelved due to power system problems, motors seizing up etc.. Any way, now time to revive it. Originally intended to duplicate the 'Agressors' I am now going to add some red stars, hence 'F15ski'
So far, two Lander 64mm plastic EDFs fitted. Amazing value, I have bench tested these on 4s and they are well balanced. However I don't think I will be using 4s in the plane, 3s with two fans should be enough!

CAT-ion competition.. What is my cat saying?
Posted by magnetman | May 11, 2011 @ 04:07 PM | 5,950 Views
Started a build log for my SONIC liner. This had been lying in my local modelshop, the date on the box was April 1990

Max Power measurements: 275W each 1880 KV outrunner on 6x4s, 16000 RPM, 2S. Overruning the (20A) escs at 22 Amps, fitted extra heatsinks. No thermal shutdown experienced.

Investigate benefits of forward spine rudder for FPV and Autopilot.
Posted by magnetman | Apr 16, 2011 @ 02:20 PM | 8,030 Views
Originally bought from BRC Hobbies, full retracts (non Std) 4S Power, fantastic flyer, fast or slow, very stable, ROGrass and near vertical performance