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Old Jun 03, 2012, 04:37 PM
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6kg is like 200 oz's right ? the servos Im using are around 70oz torque at 4.8v
6 kg/cm = around 83 oz/in
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Old Jun 03, 2012, 04:59 PM
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6 kg/cm = around 83 oz/in
Oh ok , That should be fine
Old Jun 03, 2012, 05:17 PM
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Oh ok , That should be fine
Thanks you have been very helpful, i really thank you guys for all your help i would be lost without it.
Old Jun 03, 2012, 05:50 PM
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Thanks you have been very helpful, i really thank you guys for all your help i would be lost without it.
no problem I try to help when I can! I have been building my fpv setup for almost a year now and everyday I am on the here and another fourm learning all I can
Old Jun 03, 2012, 07:33 PM
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I ran into a little problem with COG. If I use the 3300mah I need to add about 120g in lead weight to balance it out. But with 4000mah it balance good. The Z2 is so heavy? 3071g with the 8000mah.
Old Jun 03, 2012, 09:00 PM
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Thanks for that pic! can you tell me how far the hook is from the back opening ?
7.25in from the opening, but that might not be the most accurate way to measure as the mount was cut back a little from stock. The hook itself is 3.75in in front of the CoG.
Old Jun 03, 2012, 09:05 PM
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Just maiden my ZII today, video will be a while. Fly nice, super fast! CG is set. 3000mah with lead for weight. Did a watt test on the ritewing 35-36 1400kv w/10x5 aPc prop. I was getting 67A and 1000+ watts.... Is that too high or prop down?
After flight the 110A ESC was hot!!
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Old Jun 03, 2012, 09:31 PM
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Just maiden my ZII today, video will be a while. Fly nice, super fast! CG is set. 3000mah with lead for weight. Did a watt test on the ritewing 35-36 1400kv w/10x5 aPc prop. I was getting 67A and 1000+ watts.... Is that too high or prop down?
After flight the 110A ESC was hot!!
On 4S I assume. I get 40A with with same motor on 10x6 with 3S. Sounds about right, though the 110A ESC should not be hot after a normal run... my 60A one comes back cool.
Old Jun 03, 2012, 09:36 PM
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Just maiden my ZII today, video will be a while. Fly nice, super fast! CG is set. 3000mah with lead for weight. Did a watt test on the ritewing 35-36 1400kv w/10x5 aPc prop. I was getting 67A and 1000+ watts.... Is that too high or prop down?
After flight the 110A ESC was hot!!
are you using a separate bec? if you dont and your esc fail you will have no control.
esc shouldn't be getting hot.. whats the setting?
Old Jun 03, 2012, 10:16 PM
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I dont sell a 1400 kv , do you mean 1200 kv ?
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Just maiden my ZII today, video will be a while. Fly nice, super fast! CG is set. 3000mah with lead for weight. Did a watt test on the ritewing 35-36 1400kv w/10x5 aPc prop. I was getting 67A and 1000+ watts.... Is that too high or prop down?
After flight the 110A ESC was hot!!
Old Jun 03, 2012, 10:41 PM
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oh yeah, 1200kv. oops.
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Old Jun 03, 2012, 10:42 PM
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Hey lads,

I have an order about to leave HC - Anyone know if these are any good for the Z2?

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/s...2kg_14sec.html

I can't get the Hitechs locally without paying near on $60 each.
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are you using a separate bec? if you dont and your esc fail you will have no control.
esc shouldn't be getting hot.. whats the setting?
2x 3000mah 4s (im cheap) with lead for weight.
110A ESC w/ stand alone BEC (is now on the outside)
10x5 apc prop
HK15288A Analog BB/MG (TUFF)


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Old Jun 03, 2012, 11:04 PM
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nice paint
Old Jun 03, 2012, 11:09 PM
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My zephyrII finished at last. Maiden this weekend.. can't wait!


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