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Jan 24, 2012, 06:23 PM
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You want a PJN xoar not a PJH

That 20x8 CF would work too!
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Jan 24, 2012, 06:29 PM
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Originally Posted by losifanatic
You want a PJN xoar not a PJH

That 20x8 CF would work too!
Would the 20x10 be okay though? I'm all aliens to this, as my Slick 51 was second hand, haha!
Jan 24, 2012, 06:35 PM
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Is this the right motor? http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/hack...l-p-15946.html

Also, is this the right ESC: http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/cast...hv-p-8618.html

Also, about this battery: http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/hype...d-p-14349.html

Lastly, what battery connectors should I use?
Last edited by RCPilot1234; Jan 24, 2012 at 06:50 PM.
Jan 24, 2012, 06:51 PM
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Anderson powerpole connectors would be my vote

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Originally Posted by RCPilot1234
Is this the right motor? http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/hack...l-p-15946.html

Also, is this the right ESC: http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/cast...hv-p-8618.html

Also, about this battery: http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/hype...d-p-14349.html

Lastly, what battery connectors should I use?
Jan 24, 2012, 07:00 PM
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I just got info that electric wingman are going to be doing power packages for the Slick. I'm gonna wait for those to come out! Hopefully to save a bit of money! also, I'm waiting for the orange to get instock
Jan 24, 2012, 07:11 PM
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I see! I just ordered a Tacon Bigfoot 110 http://www.hobbypartz.com/96m607-big...325-295kv.html. Once a couple more of my auctions on eBay end I'll have enough in my Paypal account to hit the order button on my 71"

Eric
You should like the Tacon. I've been flying it on my 71" Slick since June and get great performance on 8S with a 18X8 or 19X9 Beechwood prop.
Jan 24, 2012, 07:18 PM
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Originally Posted by RCPilot1234
Is this the right motor? http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/hack...l-p-15946.html

Also, is this the right ESC: http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/cast...hv-p-8618.html

Also, about this battery: http://www.fast-lad.co.uk/store/hype...d-p-14349.html

Lastly, what battery connectors should I use?
Deans work wonderfully up to 100 amps...but you do have to solder them. Power Pole's are good, but you have to have a good crimper...take your pick.

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Jan 24, 2012, 07:53 PM
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My connectors are deans and they have done well for bursts above 100 amps. Power poles are great also. No performance decrease with either. Choose the one you're most comfortable soldering/crimping.
Jan 24, 2012, 07:56 PM
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For me, big amps and big volts = bullets. They're also probably the easiest to solder.
Jan 24, 2012, 08:01 PM
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Capt , what are the watts/amps with the tacon , 45.00 !
Jan 24, 2012, 08:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Dennis Everett
Capt , what are the watts/amps with the tacon , 45.00 !
I found this...

2340Watts at 81amps


but ya, I agree...more info on that motor please.
Jan 24, 2012, 08:13 PM
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Originally Posted by Dennis Everett
Capt , what are the watts/amps with the tacon , 45.00 !
18X8 69-72 amps and 2200 watts (Falcon E prop)
19X9 81-84 amps and 2700 watts (JXF Gas prop)

Per the logger on my Ice 100. The general consensus is that there is some question as to the accuracy of the data logging on the Castle ESC's.
Jan 24, 2012, 08:22 PM
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Tacon Bigfoot 110


One thing on this motor, the prop shaft is 12mm. Most props for the 71" Slick are going to be 10mm bore.

You'll need to enlarge the prop bore or find a bolt on prop shaft that is 10mm and will fit the Tacon. I found one at Value Hobby that is for the G110(63-54), G160(63-64) motors. Good price also, $3.59.
Jan 24, 2012, 10:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Capt. Roll
One thing on this motor, the prop shaft is 12mm. Most props for the 71" Slick are going to be 10mm bore.

You'll need to enlarge the prop bore or find a bolt on prop shaft that is 10mm and will fit the Tacon. I found one at Value Hobby that is for the G110(63-54), G160(63-64) motors. Good price also, $3.59.
Nice tip. Thanks
Jan 24, 2012, 10:45 PM
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Ive got a reamer that will do 10 , 11 & 12 mm , needed the 12 for this ....motor is good to 10k watts ...


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