Thread Tools
Old Aug 28, 2012, 01:43 AM
Aros.MotionRC is online now
Find More Posts by Aros.MotionRC
Shameful Warbirdaholic.
Aros.MotionRC's Avatar
Thanks again guys! Before my flight with Mark, I flew earlier and my buddy took video...I'll post it soon...
Site Sponsor
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Aug 28, 2012, 01:51 AM
dambit is offline
Find More Posts by dambit
Most people are stupid!
dambit's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aaron Wallace View Post
What is a better connector? I have been using Deans on high output ducted fans with no problems.

Aaron
Nothing is wrong if it works. It's just that the standard deans connector is only rated up to about 50 or 60 amps. This plane can, with certain mods, pull more than that.
Old Aug 28, 2012, 02:42 AM
Aaron Wallace is offline
Find More Posts by Aaron Wallace
Registered User
Aaron Wallace's Avatar
Thanks guys. The salesperson at BH was as confused about the difference as I was! He said that the retract upgrade (version 2) did not apply to the BlitzRCWorks plane. I want to be sure to get version 2. What words do I use with BH to do so?

I will have to check my connectors. Are Deans Ultra connectors rated higher?

Aaron
Old Aug 28, 2012, 04:14 AM
dambit is offline
Find More Posts by dambit
Most people are stupid!
dambit's Avatar
Sounds like BS to me. The BlitzRCWorks 1.7m plane IS FMS, simply re-branded.
Old Aug 28, 2012, 04:18 AM
PeterVRC is offline
Find More Posts by PeterVRC
Registered User
But the Blitz might not be V2 (or have the upgrades).... if they had lots of stock (old).
And thus they say "there is no V2 of that, it doesnt apply".... sort of leaving you wandering "Oh it must be a good version", maybe.
So you would want to make sure.
Old Aug 28, 2012, 04:27 AM
brandonmoon is online now
Find More Posts by brandonmoon
Fly & Have Fun..Enjoy the Ride
brandonmoon's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aaron Wallace View Post
Thanks guys. The salesperson at BH was as confused about the difference as I was! He said that the retract upgrade (version 2) did not apply to the BlitzRCWorks plane. I want to be sure to get version 2. What words do I use with BH to do so?

I will have to check my connectors. Are Deans Ultra connectors rated higher?

Aaron
For what it's worth I changed mine out to EC5's....Deans are only rated to about 65A and this plane can pull up to 75 or so @ WOT...which is why they have an 85A ESC stock. Even XT-60's would be a better choice than deans as they are rated up to about 90A
Old Aug 28, 2012, 04:52 AM
Austang is offline
Find More Posts by Austang
Been There, Crashed That!
Austang's Avatar
Hey guy's, HobbyKing have released a new connector, rated for 90+ amps called the XT-90 strangely enough hehe, here's a link.

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s..._5_pairs_.html
Old Aug 28, 2012, 09:03 AM
v8truckin is online now
Find More Posts by v8truckin
Should've, Would've, Could've
v8truckin's Avatar
I'm with BM, EC5 is my connector of choice on 6s.
Old Aug 28, 2012, 11:17 AM
Aaron Wallace is offline
Find More Posts by Aaron Wallace
Registered User
Aaron Wallace's Avatar
What is a good source for EC5s?

Aaron
Old Aug 28, 2012, 11:52 AM
v8truckin is online now
Find More Posts by v8truckin
Should've, Would've, Could've
v8truckin's Avatar
Welp either hobbyking has the knockoffs for 1/4 the price of the eflite/losi. So horizon, local hobby shop, or HK. I've used all 3 sources
Old Aug 28, 2012, 12:21 PM
Sandancer is offline
Find More Posts by Sandancer
"Auntie Samantha"
Sandancer's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aaron Wallace View Post
What is a good source for EC5s?

Aaron
If you're in a hurry for them EPBuddy can get them to you ASAP!

Gary
Old Aug 28, 2012, 12:24 PM
Aaron Wallace is offline
Find More Posts by Aaron Wallace
Registered User
Aaron Wallace's Avatar
Thanks guys!

Aaron
Old Aug 28, 2012, 12:38 PM
Aaron Wallace is offline
Find More Posts by Aaron Wallace
Registered User
Aaron Wallace's Avatar
Just got off the phone with BH. Turns out that they do not take orders over the phone. Only from their website. The nice lady on the phone was able to confirm all the multiple branding issues. Same plane FMS / BlitzRCWorks / Airfield. But, she said that they do not have any version 2s yet. To order or not to order...?

Aaron
Old Aug 28, 2012, 12:45 PM
v8truckin is online now
Find More Posts by v8truckin
Should've, Would've, Could've
v8truckin's Avatar
I don't think she knows what she's is talking about referring to v2, v1 to them could be v2 to us. I received mine from BH and it is v2 Frankie. If your really that unsure order the Redtail and it most definitely be a more recent than Frankie stock.
Old Aug 28, 2012, 01:11 PM
Aaron Wallace is offline
Find More Posts by Aaron Wallace
Registered User
Aaron Wallace's Avatar
Thanks V8truckin,

I am pulling the trigger now!

Aaron


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sold NEW FMS 57" P-51 Mustang with upgrades godofthunder77 Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 11 Sep 14, 2011 03:55 PM
Sold NEW FMS 57" P-51 Mustang with upgrades godofthunder77 Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 2 Sep 04, 2011 02:41 PM
Sold FMS/Airfield P-51 Mustang V6 - Newest Version w/ tail retract, nav lights, more: BNF Roswalt Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 9 May 25, 2011 12:08 PM
For Sale Guillows North American P-51 Mustang SupaMan Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 0 Jan 04, 2010 10:38 PM
For Sale Guillows North American P-51 Mustang SupaMan Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 0 Jan 04, 2010 10:07 PM