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Feb 25, 2010, 03:30 PM
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Hobby King's F15 Foam EDF


Its that time again. I bought another HK EDF foam jet. I will try to put as much of a review as possible. please please give me inputs...
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Feb 25, 2010, 04:10 PM
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HK F-15 thread here:

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1158636
Feb 25, 2010, 05:44 PM
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The hatch to pull the EDF unit is in the last pic.
Feb 26, 2010, 12:06 AM
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I think they glued the hatch... So I have to cut it out...
Feb 26, 2010, 02:49 AM
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Can this plane be hand launched?
Feb 26, 2010, 11:58 AM
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Yes. Check the video in this post. This is on 3S with a 64mm Phase 3 Squall fan and motor.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...&postcount=774
Feb 26, 2010, 06:15 PM
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Is this single or twin fan?
Feb 26, 2010, 10:19 PM
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Originally Posted by Gerry Santos
Is this single or twin fan?
Single outrunner
Feb 27, 2010, 04:37 AM
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Wow


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Originally Posted by SteveC68
Yes. Check the video in this post. This is on 3S with a 64mm Phase 3 Squall fan and motor.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...&postcount=774
So, I am wondering how much performance I can get out of the stock motor?
Mar 06, 2010, 02:53 PM
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Updates


I did some updates to the main nose area. I put two nice pieces of would to support the nose and stiffen it up.
Mar 06, 2010, 04:18 PM
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You probably don't need the wood there. You can't really put heavy/large batteries that far forward unless you put a bunch of lead in the tail.
Mar 07, 2010, 04:10 AM
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Nose


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Originally Posted by SteveC68
You probably don't need the wood there. You can't really put heavy/large batteries that far forward unless you put a bunch of lead in the tail.
Steve,

The nose is extremely fragile and weak. I just wanted more support... I just touch it and it flexed in...

DonQ
Mar 09, 2010, 02:55 AM
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F15 Run Up... Using Flight Max 3S 2200 MAH 20C


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Mar 15, 2010, 06:20 PM
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Guys,

I flew here stock and was scared to death that she was going to fall right out of the sky. I highly recommend to switch out the guts of the engine. I am going to be putting in a different one. I was very impressed how stable she is though. There was a J-10 on the field and was zipping right by me. I can't wait to get the 4S in it and take it down. Cheers

DonQ


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