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Jan 05, 2012, 06:42 PM
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Yippee!

JR Models (Hobby Lobby) P-38 !!VIDEO added!!


Just finished my JR Models P-38 kit.
48" wingspan with XT400 motors, 18A ESCs, and 3s 2200mah battery. Weighs 38oz, and draws 22amps, pulls 268 watts. Painted with Krylon and graphics by Callie.
Hope to maiden this weekend.
Last edited by tlh101; Jan 08, 2012 at 04:41 PM.
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Jan 08, 2012, 04:40 PM
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Here's the video of the 2nd flight.
terryp38.avi (3 min 55 sec)
Mar 14, 2015, 09:41 PM
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I just picked up one of these at a swap meet this morning. I remember seeing it on Hobby Lobby's website for years but never pulled the trigger.

Any tips you can share with me during your build? Do you have other photos? Specifically your motor mounts and battery compartment. Did the elevator pushrod work smoothly?

Thanks!

-Lee


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