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Mar 25, 2012, 02:20 AM
The wheels touch down FIRST??
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Having fun here trying to squeeze a 90mm Changesun 12-blade fan unit into a FlyFly F-22 I got ages ago.

Was busy this last week or so making up a 'test bench' - measured the Changesun fan, and it's pulling around 2.2 kilo's of thrust at ~90 amps on full tilt .

Crap - this thing might be rather quick...

And what a magic sound that fan makes...

BJ
Mar 25, 2012, 10:22 PM
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BJ we are revamping our rescue boat and jamming a 64mm edf unit instead of a fan. Should pump it along nicely.

Sadly my 1/10 trooper rc car stripped a gear or something yesterday so I will have to wait till my parts come in for it and see if i can fix it.

I might take the axn out this arvo for a go if this wind picks up a bit.
Mar 25, 2012, 10:33 PM
Gone Insane .... Back Soon!!
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Damn Stal, you've got some serious time up your sleeve. Your always doin something RC related.

I'm flat out trying to fly once a week but hopefully all this micro stuff will change all that for me.

Wish I had even half of your time man
Mar 26, 2012, 01:36 AM
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yeah not much work on right now. Kinda broke too but meh

I took the axn out but the wind was strong enough. Had it gliding for about 5mins but was a struggle to keep it up there so i brought it in.

Meebo did you get a beast yet. There was one on ebay for $100. I would just get the umx sbach if i was you. Flies way better and allot faster.
Mar 26, 2012, 05:09 AM
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Not really looking for speed, I'm more in to 3D.

I would definitely much rather buy an Sbach 342 but it doesn't do the 3D I want, I might even just get one some day anyway as I absolutely love the black, red and white Sbach's.

If it could fly like the Beast 3D than it would be mine mine mine.
Mar 26, 2012, 06:50 PM
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boys, check it out


HobbyKing Daily - Durafly Zephyr V70 EDF Glider (5 min 21 sec)
Mar 28, 2012, 04:09 PM
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yeah i saw that razors, looks good mate. Although i want the radjet 420 first.

Been so broke that I cant even keep myself mate. Im on struggle street and cant even sell the planes i have. Lowered the price to almost giving them away and still cant sell them.
Mar 30, 2012, 07:33 AM
The wheels touch down FIRST??
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Saw your boat vid, Stal.

Nice

BJ
Mar 31, 2012, 02:34 AM
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Yeah she goes ok. Accidently broke of the servo mount this morning so dad and I make up a like bracket to hold the servo again. Just have to wait for it to dry before we mount it.

Got a prop adapter for the umx sbach. But found the ailerons where sticking now so it looks like I will need to swap out the servos.

Raz what's the best micro servos out there to use for this mate?
Apr 01, 2012, 11:51 AM
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Stal

From my experience the HK mini 1.7 rotary servos are hit and miss; but I've only had a few and they're only supposed to operate on 3.7V so you have to add a diode for 2S to pos wire on servo.

When great planes starts selling the micro rotary servos it uses in the micro Sabre I'll be buying some along with the micro RX as they've worked well for me.

Hopefully they'll come out soon!
Apr 03, 2012, 12:51 AM
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ive ordered some 3.7g servos. There small turnigy ones. Ill see how small they actually are when they get here. They should function fine a on a 2s lipo. Ive found some others that are called new power and they should be ok as well. But i just want to wait and see what these others are like.

Moneys tough for me right now so i cant order things willy nilly.
Apr 04, 2012, 06:59 PM
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so whats going on boys its way to quite in here for my liking.

BUUUUUUUUUUUDDDD where are you mate?

I think Kris has just given up on us. Where dropping like flies
Apr 05, 2012, 05:27 PM
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Happy easter to you all
Apr 05, 2012, 06:06 PM
Gone Insane .... Back Soon!!
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Happy Good Friday
Apr 05, 2012, 07:19 PM
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HaPpy Easter

This micro from HK looks beat and price is right, not really sold on looks but
http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...dProduct=21319


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