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Old Oct 13, 2010, 11:04 AM
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LX Fan/motor 6S, LX motor mini rotor


Hello all,
Here is what I have tested since all this LX model twin 70mm coming out. I know some people would like to know even knowing that stock is sucks. Here I did two test :
1) LX 6S fan/motor =43.3amps 985 watts=3.3lb of thrust
2) LX housing/motor with a mini rotor=40 amps 927watts=2.3lb of thrust

Using a plush 80 amp ESC and a set of old 25c rhinos.

I ran the mini rotor first and got 2.3lbs. Then plugged up the LX fan up and I was shocked how much of a diffenrence the LX rotor could push! 1lb diffenece! HOLY!!!!

Danny

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Lx housing motor mini rotor 6s (0 min 32 sec)


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Lx 6s 70mm fan (1 min 19 sec)
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Old Feb 02, 2011, 03:11 PM
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Danny-

Can you educate me on what ducted fans and motors you used? I am confused?
Old Feb 02, 2011, 05:35 PM
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Yes, I'm using the stock 70mm fan from LX models it's 2100kv rated at 6S. On the second test I've used the same LX models fan housing and 2100kv motor, but a wemo minifan rotor. Both are ran off the same rhino pack, of course both fully charged for my test.
Old Apr 11, 2011, 09:47 AM
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so the stock LX fans are good. just need to balance it really well.
do you know where to get more LX rotors?
TIA
Carl
Old Apr 11, 2011, 12:34 PM
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not sure but I'm pretty sure there's a place that has them.
Old Apr 12, 2011, 03:59 AM
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Try this link

http://www.toysonics.com/2836-2100kv...-for-70mm.html
Old May 15, 2011, 10:59 PM
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Originally Posted by jet-ster View Post
Hello all,
Here is what I have tested since all this LX model twin 70mm coming out. I know some people would like to know even knowing that stock is sucks. Here I did two test :
1) LX 6S fan/motor =43.3amps 985 watts=3.3lb of thrust
2) LX housing/motor with a mini rotor=40 amps 927watts=2.3lb of thrust

Using a plush 80 amp ESC and a set of old 25c rhinos.

I ran the mini rotor first and got 2.3lbs. Then plugged up the LX fan up and I was shocked how much of a diffenrence the LX rotor could push! 1lb diffenece! HOLY!!!!

Danny

mini
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oO0UmhGUNts

LX rotor
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wP-Dg_6w0sU
Hello jet-ster,

I am running into a problem and maybe you can help. I am running LX shrouds with wemo mini rotors and ARC motors. I too would like to try the LX rotors but when I tried to install them I noticed the shafts on the ARC motors are 3.17mm and the shaft adapter for the LX rotors are 4mm ? Does Lx make a 3.17mm adapter ? Any suggestions ??

thanks


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