Lumenier RB2205C-12 2400KV SKITZO Ceramic Bearing Motor
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Old Jan 03, 2013, 03:50 PM
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what can I do with this?

I've got an old FP heli that I can't get parts for anymore. Don't plan on any more fp stuff, and hate to let a good motor and esc just lay around and go to waste, so I'm thinking maybe a basic little foamie?
It's a 6000kv outrunner, I have no idea what size prop or what kind of wingspan to consider - any suggestions?
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Old Jan 03, 2013, 04:37 PM
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Build straight - Fly twisty
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You'd need a gearbox for that 6000kv motor and that will probably cost as much as a lower Kv outrunner.
Old Jan 03, 2013, 04:54 PM
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You could sell it in the Classfields, then use that money to buy parts for a foamie.

Old Jan 03, 2013, 04:56 PM
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Every time I see this thread title I think:

I can make a hat or a brooch or a pterodactyl!!!
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Old Jan 03, 2013, 06:19 PM
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I was afraid of the rpm issue, but I'll openly admit brushless is still new technology to me. My second plank was a goldberg mirage with a brushed motor and nicad batteries - we didn't even have ni-mh yet.
We can still use the esc, receiver and servos so I'll look through here and find something then buy a motor that fits it.

Airplane is still one of my 5 favorite movies - my brother and I actually had the "I can make a brooch" conversation monday while we were looking at that heli.
Old Jan 03, 2013, 06:57 PM
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Depending on how big the motor is, one of the slippery deltas (like gpw skyray or blue albecorde simple design, pushers) might be interesting with that high rpm motor and a small prop. Lots of speed if not so much torque. The venerable Johnson 250 brushed was a 5000kv, I think and even flew my trainer1 with a gws 3030 prop.
Old Jan 03, 2013, 09:26 PM
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6000 whew thats a lot of heavy is the motor?3x2 maybe but your still gonna b over the specs IMO

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