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Nov 04, 2011, 06:12 PM
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Also, use a 4s 800 mah
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Nov 04, 2011, 06:21 PM
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Yes, it is very doscile. It comes apart easy if you look at the ARF pic's on HK. I'm not pushing for triple numbers so I may put in an old "supersonic V2" and my Jetti. Either way is fun to fly and has allot of potential.
Nov 04, 2011, 06:28 PM
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For sure I would recommend it. It just needs more power. Next thing Im going to do is try it on 4s. Dont care if the motor blows. as I mentioned, Im adding another one.
Nov 04, 2011, 07:56 PM
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Just finished building mine. Easy build, it came at 325 gr compare to 383gr for my funjet. I would say that it's look like a mix of a microjet and funjet! time to plug the Wmeter. With stock prop 200w, 17 amp. With APC 6x5.5 235w at 20 amp. I also added a carbon fiber spar. I suspect if you want to go with a hot setup it's a good idea if you want to pull some G's.
Nov 04, 2011, 09:12 PM
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hey Eric! I remember that ugly old orange thing Thats what made me buy that much better looking RadJet.

I would move the CG back 10mm from stock. Its still slightly nose heavy in the stock location.

I need to get some more pitchy props. I only have 6x3 on hand.

I added a wing spar too.
Nov 04, 2011, 09:43 PM
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Ugly is why it make it so special! I know it's about the equivalent power I have on my funjet but it's more profile so it's should move pretty good. Unfortunately there is not as much space as the funjet for batteries.
Nov 04, 2011, 09:44 PM
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Don't forget to land inverted, it's always cool! Can it slow down as much as the funjet can?
Nov 05, 2011, 08:33 AM
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oh thats right! land it inverted like you do to protect the prop.

It may not start out with enough room for 4s, but there is now.
Nov 05, 2011, 04:21 PM
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If you guys have enough fun please sell it to me or give me the code for the Pnf
Nov 05, 2011, 05:06 PM
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There is no code.

I flew it today, and let me tell you.... 4s is definantly the way to go! MUCH Faster! The speed improves the handling and its just a lot more fun. I think the CG can actually go back 20mm from the stock location. Thats what I did, and it flys great.

Im uploading video now. Will post soon
Nov 05, 2011, 05:46 PM
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Here ya go!..
HobbyKing RadJet on 4s (2 min 55 sec)
Nov 06, 2011, 07:04 PM
FireHawx
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That was great vid!! So that was with the stock motor on 4S? Great, I may give that motor a second chance on a new project. I added hinges to mine and a V2 SuperSonic on 3S. The first time out half throttle and it took of verticaly from my hand. I was not ready for that and with my throws set high it did a backflip. But all is good. I need to find a larger field to fly at like yours, that looks great. My closest field has a perimeter of trees. Not a good spot for my little rocket.
Nov 06, 2011, 07:14 PM
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Thanks! Yup! Stock motor. 30amp esc from the Stinger Jet. and a 6x3 prop, though 6x5 would be much better.
Nov 07, 2011, 09:25 AM
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Just got the PNP delivered just before the weekend. I glued the few pieces together, put on a Rx and battery and it smoked! Turns out one of the servo was seized or faulty, had to replace the pair with another set, so haven't had a chance to try it out yet. And I cut and profiled the foam next to the motor to get cleaner airflow to the prop. Also added an exit hole for the fuse cooling. I thought it was odd there were entry holes but no obvious exit holes.
Last edited by Pierre Audette; Nov 08, 2011 at 08:30 AM.
Nov 12, 2011, 01:31 PM
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There's a hole in the firewall. I presume that would be the exit for the warm air.

Have you maidened it yet? We need Video!!


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