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Old May 16, 2012, 12:26 PM
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Bananna hobby Mig 15 motor up-grade


I have the bananna hobby mig 15..$179 model ..I watched the vidio and the flyer' Pete' does a good job of blowing smoke...i thaught the plane looked solw flying ..but i bought it anyway...i flew it twice ..it flies so slow i puffed a battery just trying to keep it in the air...This mig has retracts-- flaps--airbrakes--It is heavy...Can I put a better motor in it ..UPGRADE...it has a 2836kv-2770 motor ....any body have a better one on 4S
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Old May 16, 2012, 01:18 PM
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I've hear the Eflite DF-15 does well in this airframe. Also the changesun 10 bladed 70mm with around a 2800kv motor for 4S. There is quite an extensive thread on that fan unit. I would consider upgrading the stock ESC if you go with the 10 bladed changesun though. I think the stock ESC is only good for around 45 amps.

Right now I'm actually putting the airframe together. I immediately took out the stock fan/motor based on feedback I read on RCG. I'm putting in a Sapac MB-1 and Sapac fan. Should be a good setup but it's hard to find a Sapac MB-1 motor now.
Old May 16, 2012, 02:43 PM
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thanks for the help ..looking for a change sun fan now....
Old May 16, 2012, 03:19 PM
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Try x-flight. I ordered a couple from them last week.
Old May 21, 2012, 04:20 AM
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If you add a 5s on the stock motor you will make this plane the way its supposed to fly , i flew mine on a 3300 5s 30c, and it really made a big difference, ofcourse you have to drop a 60amp esc and a 3000 -3300mah 5s.
The motor can handle 5s.

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