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Nov 17, 2008, 12:50 PM
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Windrunner: original design 48" sport aerobatic electric


Here are some pics of my new electric plane. I wanted something to fly when it's too windy for 3D.

48" span, 29 oz AUW with 2200 3-cell lipo.

Balsa sheeted foam wing, fully symmetrical, 10% airfoil thickness.

Flies great in 15 -20 mph winds, speed of about 60 mph I'd guess. Glides almost forever with the motor off.

Hyperion Z2213-16 on 8-6 prop, power setup still cool to touch after 6-7 minute flight with heavy use of throttle. I'm thinking of trying 4 cells.
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