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Old May 14, 2012, 10:07 AM
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HZ Super Cub progress


Finally decided to upgrade this thing. My friend has done of few brushless conversions on these planes, so I dropped it off at his house so he could build/adapt a motor mount for it. I got it back 24 hours later with everything already installed. Totally wasn't expecting that. Now I owe him some money.

Motor: E-Flight Park 450 890kv
ESC: E-Flight 25 Pro (EFLA1025)
Servos: HS81 (x2)
RX: AR500
Prop: MAS 10x7 3-blade

I'm going to hopefully use the stock HZ 1300mAh 3S batteries. 15C rating appears to be enough for this setup. The battery stayed reasonably cool in a bench test. I need to get my hands on a watt meter just to make sure my math is correct.

The stock SC electronics will live on in another project which will be revealed soon.
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Old May 14, 2012, 01:35 PM
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Clean build.
Looks good.
Would like to see some detail pics of the motor mount construction.
Folks here would likely love to see some pics too.
https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...38787&page=520
Old May 16, 2012, 09:26 PM
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Next time I pull off the prop I'll take some pics. It's pretty simple...uses a $5 E-Flight stick mount.

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