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Old Mar 23, 2011, 11:37 AM
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Here is the maiden video of my Airfield RC Sky Trainer 400.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PyaYhSv_w80
nice flight. are you using the stock motor with the 2 blade prop?
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Old Mar 23, 2011, 12:51 PM
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Yep, I am using the stock motor that comes on the ones from Nitroplanes. I have found the one that comes from Hobbyking.com have a slightly different motor installed. Not sure of that motor.

I am running a APC 11x5.5 prop fitted on a Du-Bro 2" spinner.

Here is a video of the Stock motor with 2bladed prop on the stock 1800mAh battery.


Cessna Watt Test (1 min 53 sec)
Old Mar 25, 2011, 06:37 AM
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My HobbyKing order has been shipped. Hopefully not much longer now.
Old Mar 25, 2011, 10:35 AM
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I as well have an order coming from Hobbyking.. I got the new Frsky 2.4ghz Futaba Module... It looks promising.
Old Mar 25, 2011, 05:27 PM
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My order is shipped as well. And here is everything I have that can defy gravity (in good working condition)

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Old Mar 25, 2011, 06:44 PM
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My order is shipped as well. And here is everything I have that can defy gravity (in good working condition)

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This is one of the aerial shots I took today


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Nice little diverse family you got there, I like how you slipped in "good working condition" at the end. What's the big high wing to the back and left of the 400, looks huge?
Old Mar 25, 2011, 07:15 PM
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Nice little diverse family you got there, I like how you slipped in "good working condition" at the end. What's the big high wing to the back and left of the 400, looks huge?
The big one is a 65" Cessna 182, converted to electric.
If I remember correctly this is its second flight after the conversion:

CMPCessna182.m4v (1 min 40 sec)


That yellow Cub at the end is mine too, but it is not in "good working condition" right now... I think it wants to retire.
Old Mar 25, 2011, 10:27 PM
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Real sound


Does anyone know if they make a soundboard that imitates a gas engine that can be installed in an electric plane. I want the sound of a nitro but not the mess and cleanup that comes with it.
Old Mar 25, 2011, 10:48 PM
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lol^
Old Mar 25, 2011, 11:41 PM
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Old Mar 26, 2011, 01:34 AM
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Does anyone know if they make a soundboard that imitates a gas engine that can be installed in an electric plane. I want the sound of a nitro but not the mess and cleanup that comes with it.
I am the opposite - I don't like the sound of a gas engine... Maybe because I am getting old

But no, I never heard of anything like that.

You can put an insane amount of power (electric) to the prop, it will make a lot of noise

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Old Mar 26, 2011, 01:42 AM
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Here is the maiden video of my Airfield RC Sky Trainer 400.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PyaYhSv_w80
Hey, nice video! Who cares about the landing if you have a cute baby like that


Good job!
Old Mar 26, 2011, 02:54 AM
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I am the opposite - I don't like the sound of a gas engine... Maybe because I am getting old

But no, I never heard of anything like that.

You can put an insane amount of power (electric) to the prop, it will make a lot of noise

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHxQI...eature=related
I probably need a couple more years of experience before I start tinkering with something that fast!
Old Mar 26, 2011, 08:20 PM
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Thanks!

I think she is the cutest baby, but I am biased!

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Hey, nice video! Who cares about the landing if you have a cute baby like that


Good job!
Old Mar 27, 2011, 01:19 AM
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Thanks!

I think she is the cutest baby, but I am biased!

It seems like it was yesterday my daughter was a cute little baby, but this May she is turning 18... and my son is not far behind... where did the time go?

And I also remember how difficult it was to spare some time for my hobbies..

Oh well..


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