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Aug 29, 2012, 07:52 PM
Obeying the law of gravity
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lol, nice! I don't have a huge budget for this, but what I do have I try to get the most out of, which is the reason I build my planes. It's way cheaper. Actually, I was just the lucky recipient of a Castle Creations Phoenix 35A ESC from Anixs on the free forums. The giveaway was for a Castle Creations Phoenix 25A, but he asked if I wanted a 35A instead!
Aug 29, 2012, 07:52 PM
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I've got the xp I'm going to put a 5030 on it soon for more power and so it can actually do KE lol.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:06 PM
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Originally Posted by RCAddict16
I've got the xp I'm going to put a 5030 on it soon for more power and so it can actually do KE lol.
Mine is soooo close to being able to KE. If you fly it in a circle around you it will do it just fine. I have not been able to get it to KE straight, even with SFG's.

I don't let myself spend a whole lot on RC. Which is why I have put the $1K I earned into savings. I did just place an order with HobbyK*ng, a lipo and a few other staples.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:07 PM
Obeying the law of gravity
Jeremy Kamutzki's Avatar
yeah, I buy most my stuff from Hobbyking too.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:11 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
Park_aviator's Avatar
Crap... I keep going back to gas vs electric on my 72".... I'll prolly go gas so I don't have to charge lipos :/
Aug 29, 2012, 08:14 PM
Team Aztech Aeromodels!
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Originally Posted by Park_aviator
Crap... I keep going back to gas vs electric on my 72".... I'll prolly go gas so I don't have to charge lipos :/
Ya know, with gas, you'll still have to charge lipos.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:15 PM
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Except they aren't lipos :P
Aug 29, 2012, 08:15 PM
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Originally Posted by Park_aviator
Crap... I keep going back to gas vs electric on my 72".... I'll prolly go gas so I don't have to charge lipos :/
Go gas man! So many advantages!
Aug 29, 2012, 08:20 PM
Team Aztech Aeromodels!
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Originally Posted by RCAddict16
Except they aren't lipos :P
They can be lipos. That's what most people are using these days.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:21 PM
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all the guys at my club uses nimh on their gassers...........
Aug 29, 2012, 08:24 PM
3D, 1D at a time!
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They can be lipos. That's what most people are using these days.
They can, but I'm going either nimh or a123.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:35 PM
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They can, but I'm going either nimh or a123.
What servos are you going to be using?
Aug 29, 2012, 08:35 PM
AMA Another Mans Airplane
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8:08
that was posted at 8:07 though?
Aug 29, 2012, 08:35 PM
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I use these.

http://www.hobbico.com/radioaccys/hcam6300.html

They aren't as delicate as Lipos.
Aug 29, 2012, 08:36 PM
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I'm going to go fly my Night Vapor over the pond. Later!


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