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Old Aug 25, 2004, 07:01 PM
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Let's see your pcw's


I was thinking of getting a pcw, and i would like some opinions on them. Post your pics, setups, and opinions here. Thanks
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Old Aug 25, 2004, 08:45 PM
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PCWv2
lensrc.com 28 turn delta cd-rom conversion
Pheonix 10
3s Etec1200

20-30 minute flights with amazing performance.
Old Aug 25, 2004, 10:13 PM
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The wing is the thing
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Flew mine stock though 2 stock motors then upgraded to the lensrc motor, Phoenix 10, Irate 830. Will post pics later.

Incredible performance!!!!!!

BTW. Stock is good too.
Old Aug 26, 2004, 10:10 PM
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Here she is!!!!!


I don't go for pretty. This is about the fourth tape job its had.
Old Aug 29, 2004, 12:21 PM
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after several upgrades....
PCW V2
HS-55 servos
GWS Pico RX
Castle Phoenix 10 ESC
GoBrushless cdrom kit motor, 14 turn,wye,12 pole,4.2X4 APC prop
2S Etec 1200 battery

Great performance and long flight times.
Old Sep 01, 2004, 09:42 PM
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here is mine....
Old Sep 27, 2004, 10:25 PM
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wattsup_kz, i am thinking of using a simular set up gobrushless motor and 2S 1350 e-tec how long of flights are u getting?
Old Sep 28, 2004, 12:44 PM
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Going Brushless


I have a Fiego brushless and a Pheonix 10 on the way for mine. What battery pack should I get? Stick with the 2 cell 700 or what works best?
Old Sep 28, 2004, 06:02 PM
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Well i'm also going to go with the Feigao Brushless/Pheonix10 and use a 2cell 1200 mAh but i'd like to get a 3cell 11.1v 1200mAh which i think would work better with my ducted fan system i'm going to put on the PCW. Anyway i'd also like to know what a good battery would be for the Feigao Motor on the PCW.
Has anyone tried the Feigao motor on the pcw ????
Old Sep 28, 2004, 08:40 PM
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I need to know what battery and what prop works good with the feigao. Surely somebody has this all figured out to make it easy for me
Old Sep 28, 2004, 11:55 PM
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2cell w/ GWS 3x3 works. I don't know about 3cells. That might put it over current.
Old Sep 30, 2004, 11:32 AM
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wattsup_kz, i am thinking of using a simular set up gobrushless motor and 2S 1350 e-tec how long of flights are u getting?
I have not kept it up long enough for LVC, but it is better than 30 minutes.
I just switched to a 4.5x4 gws prop, so the time will go down some, but the performance went up. 20 minutes is plenty for me with this plane.

Brian
Old Oct 01, 2004, 12:23 PM
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I flew it this morning. The PCW flew for about 25 minutes. It was slowing a bit, so I landed it before LVC.

Brian
Old Oct 01, 2004, 06:00 PM
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I just picked up my motor and castle 10 today....had to order the 3X3 props.

I sure wont miss those brushed motors!!!!
Old Oct 02, 2004, 03:23 AM
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gone fishing
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