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Dec 29, 2009, 10:05 AM
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AMD Hawk


AMD / JHI hawk. Has a Dyn-e-max fan with scorpion motor. 12s XPS 30c 5000 packs. Castle Creations hv140 speed controller.

AMD/JHH BAE HAWK DUCTED FAN JET AKA VERTIKLEEZ (4 min 7 sec)


Thanks to WW for some of the pics....
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Dec 29, 2009, 10:48 PM
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Nice!


Really, nice!!!

Amazing how an electric fan sounds so much like a turbine. I have heard that sound from some custom made European Airliners. Does it have to do with the internal ducting and the way air is being pushed through it?? I have two large Electric jets, a 70mm and a 90mm, and they sound electric more than turbine, but they use the fuselage itself as a duct as opposed to a duct fitted to the fan. Either way yours is very nice, great performer!!
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Dec 31, 2009, 02:58 PM
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Wow, that sounds SICK!!!
Jan 01, 2010, 09:21 PM
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thanks guys....the sound itself is a combination of the fan system and ducting. the dynamax has a rather specific sound, not at all like that of the low blade count high revving fans.

it has been mistaken for a turbine on a few occasions.
Feb 01, 2010, 05:32 AM
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Thanks For Posting And Sharing Kevin

Waiting On The Dyn-E-Max Fan From Fred Right Now
Feb 01, 2010, 01:17 PM
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Kevin Here A Picture Of My AMD "Knock Off" Hawk

My Nose Was Busted On The Shipping, But I Reglasses It And Need To Paint It Soon.

I Used TamJets Struts.
Feb 01, 2010, 01:40 PM
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that looks good. i like the struts. i have struts on my mains just not on the nose yet...to lazy to do the retrofit (i need to move the retract unit)

How about some pics with the hatch and canopy off?

what is your rtf weight?
Feb 01, 2010, 01:58 PM
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that looks good. i like the struts. i have struts on my mains just not on the nose yet...to lazy to do the retrofit (i need to move the retract unit)

How about some pics with the hatch and canopy off?

what is your rtf weight?
Sure, No Fan Yet Though, And I Just Fitted My Air Tanks This Morning.

I'll Have To Rework It One More Time After I Get The Fan Installed., And Locate Where I'll Place My Battery's. I Always Build A Battery Tray With Velcro And Plywood Plate So I Know No Matter What The Batterys Are Going To Move Period .

It Weights 7.4lbs Right Now
Feb 16, 2010, 07:45 PM
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Awesome!


Thanks for sharing that video. I had no idea an electric jet could sound like that!
Feb 16, 2010, 08:12 PM
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sure...I just couldnt pass up the oppourtunity to show John that edf's can sound "scale".
Feb 18, 2010, 11:12 PM
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Knock off???


How can you tell the knock off from the original?

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