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Jan 29, 2010, 09:36 PM
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Jan 29, 2010, 10:10 PM
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What are the specs for this plane? What size battery is required?
Jan 29, 2010, 10:23 PM
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It uses a good old 2200mah 3s. Guys report 8-10 minute flights using a decent 2200mah lipo.

W/Span is 1059mm/41.7"
Length is 531mm/20.9"
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Jan 30, 2010, 03:33 PM
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Best flying of any of the P-38 foamies hands down. Plenty of power, very stable, small and light. I averaged about 6 minutes of flying time from ZM 1500 3s 20c battery. A great plane for sure. You can still pick one up at Graves RC for 170 plus shipping, so this is a good deal.
One word of caution. Beware the clevis attachment points, they weaken easily and have caused many a P3 P38s demise mine included. Strenghten the area around the elevator clevis specifically and check it before every flight. I wish I had for sure.
Jan 30, 2010, 04:58 PM
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Thanks for the caution on the control horn points. Do/did you run yours on stock power systems? Why such a small battery?

Anyone want this bird before I break down and build it?
Feb 01, 2010, 03:49 PM
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taking offers?
Feb 01, 2010, 06:23 PM
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Originally Posted by chas650r
taking offers?
As long as they are reaaaaaaaaal close to what I'm asking
Feb 02, 2010, 11:45 AM
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Sammy:

I ran the P38 fully stock and it was a GREAT flying machine. VERY fast with unlimited vertical striaght out of your hand using just 3s 1500mah 20c lipo. If I weren't subject to D.B.W. (death by wife) I'd have taken it off your hands immediately. Great, fun plane.
Feb 02, 2010, 12:08 PM
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Sammy:

I ran the P38 fully stock and it was a GREAT flying machine. VERY fast with unlimited vertical striaght out of your hand using just 3s 1500mah 20c lipo. If I weren't subject to D.B.W. (death by wife) I'd have taken it off your hands immediately. Great, fun plane.
I can ship it to your work address and you can sneek it into the hangar
Feb 07, 2010, 09:36 AM
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Phase 3 P-38


Sammy,
sending you a PM with offer as I'm interested if not sold already.
Alan
Feb 07, 2010, 01:11 PM
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Phase 3 P-38


PM back at you Sammy. Sounds like we have a deal. Shoot me your paypal.
Thanks,
Alan
Feb 07, 2010, 02:35 PM
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"I can ship it to your work address and you can sneek it into the hangar"

Now that's customer service at it's best! Always willing to adjust to to a buyers personal needs, no matter what not so rare condition it may be.

I also have a very close and long time friend with a similar situation.

Applaude. >< >< ><
Feb 07, 2010, 06:56 PM
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Sam,
not sure if my PM's are getting to you as I haven't received your paypal address. Give me a call at the number I gave you earlier so I know you still want to sell this.
Thanks,
Alan

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