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Nov 12, 2011, 09:14 PM
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3 channel 1/48 scale MiG 15 with 25mm EDF!

This is my new 3 channel 1/48 scale version of my MiG 15 design. The model has a 7.75 inch wingspan and weighs 12.5 grams RTF with the Hyperion 100 mAh Li-poly cell. I built the model to test a new 3 gram one cell prototype 25mm EDF unit that Stefan Gasparin made for me. http://www.gasparin.cz/ The new fan puts out over 12 grams of static thrust with the Hyperion cell. I also used the new DT 2.4 GHz Spektrum DSM2 compatible 4 channel Rx43 actuator receiver in this plane. http://www.deltang.co.uk/ They are available in the US from BSD designs. http://www.bsdmicrorc.com/ The plane has one 400mg actuator in each aileron and has good positive control using the Rx43! The model has good performance and can fly over 4 minutes on the Thunder Power 125mAh cell. The model won the Best Jet award at last weeks JR indoor event! Higher Plane productions did a photo shoot of the plane with Fly Low girl Ashley and took a nice video of one of my flights. http://www.higherplaneproductions.com/


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Nov 13, 2011, 01:51 AM
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Lovely stuff Joe.

Congratulations on winning the 'Best Jet Award' too. Well done and well deserved.
Nov 13, 2011, 05:40 AM
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Wow, great work! what is airframe made from? looks like paper its so thin lol. I really want to get a 25mm 1s fan going! when i have the time is another thing:/
Btw that motor is EPIC!
Nov 13, 2011, 05:19 PM
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Brilliant. Arf
Nov 14, 2011, 11:46 PM
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The airframe is made out of 0.025 Durobatics foam. It is very thin and very light weight. The airframe only weighs 3 grams.

Nov 30, 2011, 08:13 AM
it wasn't me flying that plane
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another well deserved win Joe!!

You have given us another micro to be proud of and have set the bar again in what can be done in the new field of ultra micro RC!!
Take care and keep up the excellent R&D...............................Chris
Mar 07, 2017, 01:39 AM
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Can I buy one like that
Mar 07, 2017, 09:31 PM
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Originally Posted by joerokfish
Can I buy one like that
No, but something like this would be more possible for someone willing to go to a bit of effort.

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