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Feb 05, 2013, 09:06 AM
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Never had enough Power . . . .


Here are the two takeoff runs where my airliner's EDFs didn't really seem to spool up enough.
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Feb 05, 2013, 09:10 AM
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Listen & compair here is My BAC-111 almost 2 years ago.

RC BAC 111 One Eleven Mohawk Maiden flight! (5 min 59 sec)
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Feb 05, 2013, 10:43 AM
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Yeah, I can see what you were saying big difference in thrust.
Feb 05, 2013, 01:19 PM
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Yeah, I can see what you were saying big difference in thrust.
Yes indeed Sir had to be the batteries.
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Feb 05, 2013, 04:39 PM
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Yes indeed Sir had to be the batteries.
hang on, are you saying you have been using the same batteries for 2 years?? first of all. nice work! amazing they are still working from my experience

2nd are you sure its the batteries? if everything in that plane is over 2 years old, you might consider checkin the rest of the electrics before cashing in for new lipo's..

just a thought

very beautiful planes btw!
Feb 05, 2013, 07:17 PM
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hang on, are you saying you have been using the same batteries for 2 years?? first of all. nice work! amazing they are still working from my experience

2nd are you sure its the batteries? if everything in that plane is over 2 years old, you might consider checkin the rest of the electrics before cashing in for new lipo's..

just a thought

very beautiful planes btw!
Chambo one thing to remember Sir is these EDFs and ESCs have had VERY little use but the batteries are indeed old, but it was also cold at the flight field that day and I maidened the BAC-111 and DC-9-51 on Hot summer days which may also have had a factor in battery performance, I have ordered new batts for the next round.
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Feb 06, 2013, 06:23 PM
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Fair enough hope it solves the problem, and may your next flights be long and safe
Feb 06, 2013, 11:43 PM
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Fair enough hope it solves the problem, and may your next flights be long and safe
Trust me Chambo I'm checking everything on these planes for faults.
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