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Old May 15, 2012, 10:14 AM
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EPP Vulcan, made from 6mm sheet with KFm2 airfoil.
Wing span is 28", AUW 310g/10.9oz. with 3s 1000mAh.
Motor: Emax 2212 1500kv
Esc: Turnigy 25amp
Prop: 7x5
Servos: HXT 9g
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Old May 15, 2012, 03:39 PM
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Wow !

Very good looking plane.... but.....

Where is the videos????? We want videos!!!!

Old May 15, 2012, 06:03 PM
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Again Andy - Nice job. You've got good skills.

Like Wildweasel said - Where's the vids?

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Old May 16, 2012, 12:36 AM
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Old May 19, 2012, 02:51 PM
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Lovely plane buddy


Have you though of upgrading to an edf, for a little plane like that a 35mm would be ideal
Old May 20, 2012, 12:57 AM
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Lovely plane buddy


Have you though of upgrading to an edf, for a little plane like that a 35mm would be ideal
I'd love to have a go, but I'm a bit of a novice on everything edf, for a start my lipos are Turnigy 1000mAh 20c, so I'd probably need to get some with higher C ratings. Can you give me some advice on what size motor and kv I'd need for a small 35mm unit as you mentioned. I'm getting around 21oz of thrust from the prop setup at the moment, so she's pretty fast as the plane only weighs 10.9oz
Any ideas or advice is most welcome, cheers
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Old May 20, 2012, 06:35 AM
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Hmm I don't think a 35mm would give you enough thrust then, they normally only give out about 5-7oz

could you fit a 64mm in the back ?
Old May 20, 2012, 06:38 AM
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Hmm I don't think a 35mm would give you enough thrust then, they normally only give out about 5-7oz

could you fit a 64mm in the back ?
I think a 64mm would be a little to large. I'll take some video of this flying so you can see what kind of performance I'm getting. I must admit an edf unit would really look the part.
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Old May 20, 2012, 08:10 AM
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Maybe 4 30mm coming out the back like the real thing

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