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Dec 05, 2012, 09:02 PM
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That's what I liked about the Omega 72. It handles up to 40A which is pretty impressive in that size motor. Some 100+g motors don't cope with that amount. I'm guessing other topend motors can also handle higher amps for their weight etc - like the scorpions etc. . I've only ever used Omega, Dualsky and a whole lot of Turnigys and RC timer motors. We can get Scrops and AXi over here, but you do pay extra, but over time, probably worth it for the right model to get that performance edge.

Mike, I'll try a 12x3.8 SF next
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Dec 08, 2012, 01:38 PM
I've got gas
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Maidened the sbach today. Smooth flying airplane. Only needed 1 click of up trim. Not impressed with the power but im sure that's just my motor and prop choice. Value hobby 74g 1100 with an 11x5.5E I have a suppo 78g 1000kv coming with the props mentioned in an earlier post.

Overall I love it. Recommend to anyone!
Dec 08, 2012, 02:03 PM
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Yes, smooth flying is my take on it. I like that fact that due to this feel, you can KE very low and do moves without much fear as it tracks true
Dec 08, 2012, 06:40 PM
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Maidened the sbach today


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Maidened the sbach today. Smooth flying airplane. Only needed 1 click of up trim. Not impressed with the power but im sure that's just my motor and prop choice. Value hobby 74g 1100 with an 11x5.5E I have a suppo 78g 1000kv coming with the props mentioned in an earlier post.

Overall I love it. Recommend to anyone!
I , as well , got mine into the air today - first had a 3 D flyer help me set up thro's
for low rates , med rates and high rates

He flew it and mentioned " very nice would like to get one " . Not being the 3 D flyer as he , found the plane very nice

Using TH 100 Gm motor

..............te
Dec 09, 2012, 06:50 AM
Don't give in to gravity
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My buddy Brad...... Got ahold of some tail!!!
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Dec 09, 2012, 07:45 AM
I've got gas
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My buddy Brad...... Got ahold of some tail!!!
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Dec 09, 2012, 10:50 AM
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My buddy Brad...... Got ahold of some tail!!!
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Nice pic Shawn. Lets go fly today
Dec 09, 2012, 11:39 AM
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Nice pic Shawn. Lets go fly today
2;30. Bring your sbach
Dec 09, 2012, 04:28 PM
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That's what I liked about the Omega 72. It handles up to 40A which is pretty impressive in that size motor. Some 100+g motors don't cope with that amount. I'm guessing other topend motors can also handle higher amps for their weight etc - like the scorpions etc. . I've only ever used Omega, Dualsky and a whole lot of Turnigys and RC timer motors. We can get Scrops and AXi over here, but you do pay extra, but over time, probably worth it for the right model to get that performance edge.

Mike, I'll try a 12x3.8 SF next
Here's a bit of footage shot yesterday with my 'glasses cam' - AXI 2814/16 with 12 x 3.8 SF.

SBach 08 12 (0 min 0 sec)


Its uploading, will be there later,

Mike
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Dec 09, 2012, 08:19 PM
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Here's a bit of footage shot yesterday with my 'glasses cam' - AXI 2814/16 with 12 x 3.8 SF.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkFDH...ature=youtu.be

Its uploading, will be there later,

Mike
What brand is the prop?

JC
Dec 09, 2012, 09:01 PM
3d Kiwi
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Very nice Mike. Superb roll rate.
Dec 10, 2012, 03:52 AM
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What brand is the prop?

JC
APC

Mike
Dec 10, 2012, 03:55 AM
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Very nice Mike. Superb roll rate.
Yes the Savox digital servos really make this crisp, too crisp for me sometimes
After a slow start and sorting the lateral balance issues, I'm really liking this model now.

Mike
Dec 10, 2012, 07:40 AM
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APC

Mike
Thanks Mike.

Glad you are liking the plane.

JC
Dec 10, 2012, 11:20 AM
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I would love savox servos in this.


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