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Dec 19, 2012, 03:40 PM
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Originally Posted by BramV
Hello I've got a question. Can i put the parkzone extra 300 prop (10.5 x 9) on a completly stock P47? Or do i need to upgrade the ESC to?
Thanx Bram
Nope you sould be good to go!
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Dec 19, 2012, 04:45 PM
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^ that's what they say. I upgraded esc to 40amp anyway
Dec 19, 2012, 04:53 PM
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well thanks god i do have a power meter.. that way i dont have to go with something more expensive just because "anyway" is not about you JDM... its just you know, its better sometimes go with facts... that way you'll save a few bucks for something else... so i got a power meter and after i do any PROP mod.. i check it out my self... if im 3-4 amps down to the maximum (static) i should be fine, since airborne it is really like 3-4 amps less than static

man santa just confirm... ill be getting this baby for Xmas!!! HOLLY COW!!!!
Dec 19, 2012, 05:03 PM
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Originally Posted by BramV
Hello I've got a question. Can i put the parkzone extra 300 prop (10.5 x 9) on a completly stock P47? Or do i need to upgrade the ESC to?
Thanx Bram
Been running my P47 with the parkzone extra 300 prop (10.5 x 9) completely stock for almost 2 years now. No problems.
Dec 19, 2012, 05:13 PM
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there you go
Dec 19, 2012, 05:28 PM
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why should i go with the extra 300 prop... ??? let me know
Dec 19, 2012, 05:46 PM
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Originally Posted by BlinkguY
well thanks god i do have a power meter.. that way i dont have to go with something more expensive just because "anyway" is not about you JDM... its just you know, its better sometimes go with facts... that way you'll save a few bucks for something else... so i got a power meter and after i do any PROP mod.. i check it out my self... if im 3-4 amps down to the maximum (static) i should be fine, since airborne it is really like 3-4 amps less than static

man santa just confirm... ill be getting this baby for Xmas!!! HOLLY COW!!!!
Congrats! Great choice. Mine is bone stock with recommended extras. Some say boring, I say no stress totally reliable. I do wish 4 bladers were stock.
Dec 19, 2012, 05:49 PM
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Originally Posted by BramV
Hello I've got a question. Can i put the parkzone extra 300 prop (10.5 x 9) on a completly stock P47? Or do i need to upgrade the ESC to?
Thanx Bram
I've been running mine completely stock with only the Extra 300 10.5x9 on my P-47 for two years now with 0 problems. In fact I highly recommend that if you do only one thing change to this prop.

You gain about 10 mph and increased thrust as well. I use throttle management and get safely get 6-7 min of flying per 2200mAh pack.

-Brian
Dec 19, 2012, 06:00 PM
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Originally Posted by ryramZ
Congrats! Great choice. Mine is bone stock with recommended extras. Some say boring, I say no stress totally reliable. I do wish 4 bladers were stock.

thanks a lot.. bro.. when you say all the extra you mean. flaps and retracts right?
Dec 19, 2012, 06:09 PM
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thanks a lot.. bro.. when you say all the extra you mean. flaps and retracts right?
Yes, I do. However, even Matt Andren of PZ says you can fly the Extra prop no worries. Beyond that an upgraded esc would be recommended.
Dec 19, 2012, 08:33 PM
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just a touch off topic


Have you guys seen the Starmax P-47 that Hobby Lobby is advertising? I've been drooling over it for the last couple days. The cockpit detail is amazing and it comes with a 16x8 4 bladed prop, retracts and flaps on a 63" wingspan airframe.

http://www.hobby-lobby.com/starmax_p...41934_prd1.htm

and now we return you to our regularly scheduled thread.
Dec 19, 2012, 08:39 PM
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I know this is at off of topic here, but you guys on this thread seem to be real helpful. I need to store my 2 and 3 cell batteries for the next few months. What's the best way of doing it and do I need to decharge them. And if so how do I decharge them and t what level. I don't think I will be flying much for the rest of the winter here in Cleveland :-(
Dec 19, 2012, 09:56 PM
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Check the batteries forum. You need to get to 3.85v per cell.
Dec 19, 2012, 10:05 PM
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Originally Posted by dbdukeboy
I know this is at off of topic here, but you guys on this thread seem to be real helpful. I need to store my 2 and 3 cell batteries for the next few months. What's the best way of doing it and do I need to decharge them. And if so how do I decharge them and t what level. I don't think I will be flying much for the rest of the winter here in Cleveland :-(
Well you could take them to a Browns game, that's been known to suck the energy out of anyone(anything) in attendance.

The best way to discharge them is with a charger that has a discharge setting. Short of that you can just put on gloves and fly the bird one more time and then on the recharge only charge them to 3.85v per cell.

What charger are you using?

-Brian
Dec 19, 2012, 10:36 PM
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Originally Posted by kalmon
Well you could take them to a Browns game, that's been known to suck the energy out of anyone(anything) in attendance.

The best way to discharge them is with a charger that has a discharge setting. Short of that you can just put on gloves and fly the bird one more time and then on the recharge only charge them to 3.85v per cell.

What charger are you using?

-Brian
+1 on that using the discharge or storage mode is the best way to do it.


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