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Oct 30, 2005, 07:56 AM
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Oct 30, 2005, 08:24 AM
Watts the Point
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Man that thing flies good, Is that a HiMax motor in it?
Oct 30, 2005, 09:53 AM
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Wow! That's awsome! Give me a minute, I wanna see how fast it was going.
Oct 30, 2005, 10:22 AM
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I came up with 90 mph at the pass 249 seconds into the video.
Oct 30, 2005, 11:38 AM
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Okay, what equipment for power are you using. Mine is no where near that powerful.

Oct 30, 2005, 11:45 AM
Watts your motivation
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Wow, I was told by a Sabre owner that it was "just foam" and it couldn't take any more power than a Himax on 3s. You proved him wrong!!! What is your setup?

Oct 30, 2005, 12:08 PM
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OK Philpops, what's the secret? The video clip is awesome! What motor, fan unit, battery & ESC are you using to get that performance? Also how many watts are being produced? There's a lot of us that want to know!!!!

Oct 30, 2005, 12:29 PM
Begin with end in mind...
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Oct 30, 2005, 12:32 PM
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Very nice! I've been looking at either the Mig 15 or the F-86 fromAlfa but since I recently just got my Kamdax Mig in the air my decision just got easier!
Oct 30, 2005, 01:04 PM
Watts your motivation
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Did you fill in that void behind the exhaust outlet still inside the fuse at the base of the tail fins? Some said that made a big difference along with the overly large final outlet diam the F-86 has...

Oct 30, 2005, 01:47 PM
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Is there a way to estimate fan rpm? that thing sounded like at least 60,000rpm!
Oct 30, 2005, 01:54 PM
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C'mon it's sunday, you should be surfing Ezone like the rest of us us power nutso folks need details

Oct 30, 2005, 03:29 PM
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weeeellll, whats the set-up??
Oct 30, 2005, 03:33 PM
EDF rules... :)
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Duct outlet diameter change is most likely the case.

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Oct 30, 2005, 03:49 PM
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Weel....>Until now I thought the Mig was the only one that could ROG...but I see, with enough power I have to rethink that. Like the rest of the bunch I`m courious about the power-setup????

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