Shrike .15 (.25) - RC Groups
Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Thread Tools
This thread is privately moderated by Sofa King, who may elect to delete unwanted replies.
May 10, 2009, 12:24 PM
Registered User
Sofa King's Avatar

Shrike .15 (.25)

shrike 15 ready to go....i used a os la .25 ...9x8 prop.....i hope to get it out to fly soon....also hope its a little faster than the Kadet that it looks like i need to add a few pictures of ....

the pilot is one i saved off a .60 corsair...trimmed the shoulders a little and fit right in there...

the devil/angel trucker girls are some i printed off and cut out over some black monokote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
May 10, 2009, 03:27 PM
Always Electric!
nikolaus_c's Avatar
Looks very nice. The pilot adds quite a bit as well. Faster than the kadet? I assume you're joking; with the larger engine in it it should haul.

Do you have two servos on the aileron? Did you consider trying to add some kind of rudder control? I'm thinking of resurrecting mine (took the guts for other projects) They look cool and go really fast. What is your weight with the larger engine (ready to fly)?
Last edited by nikolaus_c; May 10, 2009 at 04:00 PM.
May 10, 2009, 04:48 PM
Registered User
Sofa King's Avatar
yes i was kidding on the kadet....

ailerons in the wings would be a great far as rudder i hardly use the rudder when flying....

i had a thought about some wheels...but i didnt want any drag slowing it down....retracts would add a little weight...hmm...

the cg was off because of the engine change...the rx battery is all the way its just about right....i'm not sure on the weight as i dont have a scale...

....after i can get mine in the air and banged up a little i will probably make some changes

...drop me a pm or a link when you get yours going....

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale Global AT-6 TEXAN (15-.25) ww/ MAgnum .28XLA mikekosatka Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 1 Jun 29, 2005 01:53 PM
WTB: Brushless Speed Control 15-25 amp Ryan Nau Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 2 Mar 31, 2005 04:19 PM
Mini 3D .15-.25 sized ARF conversion... Jason M Sport Planes 3 Jan 20, 2004 11:46 PM
FS Lanier Shrike .15 RTF cornj Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 4 Jan 03, 2004 03:25 PM
Trade: Hitec DC crystals 15, 25, 27 for 35 or 56 JoeR Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 1 Jul 22, 2003 09:59 PM