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Dec 23, 2012, 07:01 AM
Why the dirt on the wings?
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Originally Posted by murdnunoc
your motor will be safe for sure on 6x4 sport with some gliding to cool off in between wot at 30 second intervals or so.!
+1 - although, I would still like to see a short first flight and the log from it, those new packs he just got are gunna hit it pretty hard !!
Just guesses here untill we see the 3 second static tests he does.
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Dec 23, 2012, 02:38 PM
Flirtin With Disaster !!
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Originally Posted by moparmyway
+1 - although, I would still like to see a short first flight and the log from it, those new packs he just got are gunna hit it pretty hard !!
Just guesses here untill we see the 3 second static tests he does.
with 6x5 carbon
Dec 23, 2012, 03:16 PM
Why the dirt on the wings?
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Originally Posted by D.B. Hooper
with 6x5 carbon
HOLY FLYING DOG CARP !!!

Please put on that 6x4 Sport and lets see those results.

160 amps ................................... HOLY GUAKAMOLE !!!

IMHO, do NOT fly that prop on those batts
Dec 23, 2012, 03:22 PM
Flirtin With Disaster !!
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Originally Posted by moparmyway
HOLY FLYING DOG CARP !!!

Please put on that 6x4 Sport and lets see those results.

160 amps ................................... HOLY GUAKAMOLE !!!

IMHO, do NOT fly that prop on those batts

6x4 sport new batts 7s 4000mAh ICE 100 4.02 beta
Dec 24, 2012, 06:39 AM
Why the dirt on the wings?
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Looks like its over 130 amps static .......................... still somewhat "hot" for a full throttle flier. You might have some good flights in cooler weather, but this setup IMHO is borderline.

If you have an extra heatsink added, a scoop for directing the air down the motors throat, and keep the first flight very easy (you only need about 6-7 seconds WOT - straight and level for us to get a better idea of where this will unload down to and how the motor will be handling those 7 cells).
Dec 24, 2012, 02:16 PM
Flirtin With Disaster !!
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Originally Posted by moparmyway
Looks like its over 130 amps static .......................... still somewhat "hot" for a full throttle flier. You might have some good flights in cooler weather, but this setup IMHO is borderline.

If you have an extra heat-sink added, a scoop for directing the air down the motors throat, and keep the first flight very easy (you only need about 6-7 seconds WOT - straight and level for us to get a better idea of where this will unload down to and how the motor will be handling those 7 cells).

Decided to remove the Mega. Will ether sell it or put it in an EDF.
Last edited by D.B. Hooper; Dec 25, 2012 at 09:41 AM.
Dec 24, 2012, 02:32 PM
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Season's Greetings to all Ritewing Slackers !





Flying Ritewings is still one of the most fun part of this hobby for me.
Last edited by Peter M; Dec 24, 2012 at 06:25 PM. Reason: Deleted post as I realised it was none of my business.
Dec 24, 2012, 04:07 PM
Flirtin With Disaster !!
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Originally Posted by Peter M
Season's Greetings to all Ritewing Slackers !









Flying Ritewings is still one of the most fun part of this hobby for me.
Same to you Peter. Merry Christmas!

Took the Mega out of the Demon, will put it in my HET 163 Komet EDFon 8s
Dec 27, 2012, 01:13 AM
Molon Labe
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Hey guys, I'm selling a CC ICE 100 over in the classifieds.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1795967

It's well used but cheap!

I'm wanting to get rid of it as I got a new one and am no longer planning to use this one for my D40 build.

Id love to sell it to a slacker rather than someone else random (I'll go $55 shipped conus for you guys...)

Let me know if any of you need it.

Sam
Dec 27, 2012, 09:39 AM
Flirtin With Disaster !!
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Originally Posted by BpPilot
Hey guys, I'm selling a CC ICE 100 over in the classifieds.

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1795967

It's well used but cheap!

I'm wanting to get rid of it as I got a new one and am no longer planning to use this one for my D40 build.

Id love to sell it to a slacker rather than someone else random (I'll go $55 shipped conus for you guys...)

Let me know if any of you need it.

Sam
Do you still have the Rocket motor?
Dec 27, 2012, 02:48 PM
Molon Labe
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I do, but was sorta planning on using it...What do you have in mind?
Dec 30, 2012, 06:25 AM
never mind the boll⁣⁣⁣ocks
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got the ZII dialled. it is a freaking LAZER!

park flying is boring (3 min 32 sec)
Dec 30, 2012, 04:36 PM
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LOL, It's gonna end in tears I tell ya!
Dec 30, 2012, 05:10 PM
never mind the boll⁣⁣⁣ocks
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Carpe diem baby!!!
Jan 01, 2013, 10:55 AM
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new video.

zii cloud SURFING. (4 min 9 sec)


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