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Apr 01, 2011, 10:03 AM
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gws pico slow stick and j3-s


Hi folks this is my first posting. Bought a pico slow stick and pico j3_s gws.the intructions call for nicad batts and specific radio equipment. BUT i own 2 spetrum dx6i radios. my quesion is what to buy for these 2 planes as far as reciver/batts/speed control that would be campatiable for these planes...btw both planes call for the same stuff..same planes just different wings thanks folks chris [email protected] cedar rapids iowa
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Apr 01, 2011, 12:45 PM
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I have several Pico's.
The stock geared IPS motor weighs about 26 grams and can use a 2-3 cell lipo, but has to have the right prop for a 3 cell.
I have flown them on a 10, 16, 24 gram outrunner and 2 cell 300-500mah lipo batts.
So it depends on how much power you want. If you make them faster the wings will need to be reinforced.
Apr 01, 2011, 08:12 PM
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thanks for the help///not looking to replace the motor but just convert to lipo and spectrum radio stuff
Apr 01, 2011, 08:19 PM
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what do i but for spectrum conversion am new at this
Apr 01, 2011, 11:37 PM
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Youll need a lipo safe esc otherwise nothing just follow the instructions using your own gear

one thing i will add is with the lighter weight power systems and batteries you need to add dihedral to the pico sticks to make them fly nice

hope that helps
Tim


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