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Nov 26, 2008, 08:03 AM
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Epic LT-120 Jet


I Have The E-flite Power Size 110 In Mines Which Is The One With The Organe One, Lou Has The Hacker In His, My Eflite 110 Motor Is Much Faster.

(2) Nitro Planes Epic LT 120 Jets FlyBoyTha1& Lou (4 min 36 sec)
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Jun 04, 2009, 09:10 AM
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Had To Bring Her Back Out The Hangar


Nitro Planes Monster Power Brushless 110 Motor On The Nitro Planes Epic 120 Jet (4 min 29 sec)
Jun 22, 2009, 08:13 PM
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EPIC LT 120/Great Support from NitoPlanes!


Received my Epic about 3 weeks ago...every thing was in outstanding condition and showed very good craftsmanship EXCEPT for an uneven surface on the fuselage just aft of the rear window on one side. I called the Nitroplanes support line and explained the defect to Eric and, on a followup call, to another person who works for John. I must say that I found both to be very attentive and I was promised a replacement fuselage when the next shipment came in. I received the replacement fuse today, in perfect condition as promised. Thanks, Nitroplanes! You will receive more of my RC purchases.

Gary
Aug 16, 2009, 05:33 PM
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Epic LT 120 Build


Finally started the actual build on this bird....and thanks to ScaleFan for his input!

As I indicated earlier, NitroPlanes has either changed from the original source of this model, or the factory has made changes from the one that is pictured on the NP website. (different nose gear, canopy, wingtips and decals, NO main gear wheel covers, etc.)

You will note that I have removed the "scribed" cut out for retracts even though the fixed nose gear is in place, as I am awaiting the availability of the retract system.

I will attempt to atttach photos to help others.
Aug 18, 2009, 09:00 AM
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Originally Posted by bamaguy
Finally started the actual build on this bird....and thanks to ScaleFan for his input!

As I indicated earlier, NitroPlanes has either changed from the original source of this model, or the factory has made changes from the one that is pictured on the NP website. (different nose gear, canopy, wingtips and decals, NO main gear wheel covers, etc.)

You will note that I have removed the "scribed" cut out for retracts even though the fixed nose gear is in place, as I am awaiting the availability of the retract system.

I will attempt to atttach photos to help others.
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Aug 18, 2009, 09:37 AM
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Thanks!...Now, If I can fly it as well as you pilot yours.......Your info and video on this aircraft was one of the reasons I decided to purchase. Thanks, again.

BTW, I really like your PROFILE picture!

Gary
Aug 18, 2009, 10:47 AM
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Originally Posted by bamaguy
Thanks!...Now, If I can fly it as well as you pilot yours.......Your info and video on this aircraft was one of the reasons I decided to purchase. Thanks, again.

BTW, I really like your PROFILE picture!

Gary
Thanks Here's My Last Flight Video Of The LT-120 Jet, It's Really Fast And Doesn't Need Much Power At All Watch When I Go Vertaical

Nitro Planes Monster Power 110 Bruhless Motor On The Nitro Planes Epic LT 120 Jet In Flight (7 min 43 sec)
Aug 18, 2009, 08:50 PM
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Nice, Marvin! How does the performance of the Nitro 110 compare to that of the E-Flite 110 that you used a few months ago?

Also, how many cells are you using?
Thanks,
Gary
Aug 18, 2009, 09:08 PM
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Nice, Marvin! How does the performance of the Nitro 110 compare to that of the E-Flite 110 that you used a few months ago?

Also, how many cells are you using?
Thanks,
Gary
The Same Much, Much Power. Using 9 Cells.
Aug 18, 2009, 09:33 PM
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Mine will use my E-Flite 110, a pair of X-Cite 30/60C's-4800mAh and a CC 80HV. Won't be quite as fast as yours, but should do well.

I'll post some more photos of interior details in a few days to give others some ideas.
Still waiting for another 2.4Ghz receiver before I maiden. Too darn hot here in Alabama to spend much time at the field!
Oct 13, 2009, 11:33 AM
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The Same Much, Much Power. Using 9 Cells.

It sounds like we have the same taste in planes - I keep going from post to post on the planes I'm building and you're always one step ahead of me...

What battery combination are you running on this one with the 110.

And what's next on your build list...

Chuck
Oct 13, 2009, 12:39 PM
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It sounds like we have the same taste in planes - I keep going from post to post on the planes I'm building and you're always one step ahead of me...

What battery combination are you running on this one with the 110.

And what's next on your build list...

Chuck
On That Plane I'm Running A 6 Cell And A 3 Cell To Get The 9's.

I'm Working On The Nitro Plane Tucano Yellow And Blue One Here's The Link To The Thread

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1118252
Oct 13, 2009, 02:29 PM
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On That Plane I'm Running A 6 Cell And A 3 Cell To Get The 9's.

I'm Working On The Nitro Plane Tucano Yellow And Blue One Here's The Link To The Thread

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show....php?t=1118252
Weird - I had that one on my list... another sweet looking plane... best friends are from Brazil too... thought I would surprise them with that one..

I'll follow the thread..

Thanks,

Chuck
Feb 01, 2010, 08:13 AM
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Hi, i have just ordered one Epic LT-120 to add to my hangar.

I need to select a motor for it (converting to electric), i was thinking of the E-FLITE 110. How do you like it with this model? Does it handle 8S?

Also would like some suggestions for the ESC... Thanks!
Last edited by digic; Feb 01, 2010 at 10:48 AM.
Feb 01, 2010, 11:54 AM
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Hi, i have just ordered one Epic LT-120 to add to my hangar.

I need to select a motor for it (converting to electric), i was thinking of the E-FLITE 110. How do you like it with this model? Does it handle 8S?

Also would like some suggestions for the ESC... Thanks!
The E-Flit 110 Will Be Perfect For This Bird On 8's


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