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Old Jan 10, 2009, 12:38 PM
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If I was going 4S in the SR71 I would use wither the the SF fan and 3 blades and the Wicked 4000 or the stock fan and the Wicked 4000, I am just not sure which of the two is better. I may need to measure some efflux speeds on those two to see which is a better top end setup. I always like to use the stock fans as much as possible as I always found it irritating to buy a kit then have to go buy new fans units just to get it to fly.

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Old Jan 12, 2009, 10:58 PM
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speedin n da weeds :)
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Old Jan 14, 2009, 12:16 AM
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No updates as I have been a slacker I admit it
Old Jan 14, 2009, 01:17 AM
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It's all good , but it's this setup i'd run if i get it.
Old Jan 16, 2009, 01:41 AM
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Here is my official control throws and CG:

Elevator: 25mm up and down
Aileron: 15mm up and down
CG at the back of the plastic receiver cage

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Old Jan 16, 2009, 03:36 AM
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speedin n da weeds :)
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Anybody know about this fan afa edf683 ?
Got two on the way that I may try in this plane.
Old Jan 16, 2009, 07:46 AM
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Who sells that EDF?

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Old Jan 16, 2009, 09:51 AM
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Who sells that EDF?

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it's got to be good eh?
eflypower and rc castle.
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Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:08 AM
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It looks "Schubie-ish"
Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:19 AM
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deltas are cool
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that looks like a nice fan ...i like that it has 2 different ways to mount it ...have never herd anything about them .i bet it is noisey and i will need a big inlet
Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:26 AM
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That's what I thought when i seen it, but i really want to try a arc 1t on it -in a f-16- afraid it will blow and no info -maybe a sf replacement? Plus what better plane to put it in the SR-71. Lite plane ,hi speed fans ,sleek airframe. I,ve run a sf fan on a gws 4600kv motor on 4s -not to bad , but this fan with Dons 4000kv motor? I'd bet it would really go.
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Old Jan 16, 2009, 11:37 AM
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I may try them on my airliner in the 480 knock off on AS heli motors and see how -and if- it flys.....Got to find a BIG parking lot first!
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Old Jan 26, 2009, 08:39 AM
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Watts Up?
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Don, just ordered 2 wicked 4800 and another Sr-71. It's on now!
Old Feb 01, 2009, 09:15 AM
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LOOK...BP has some airframe only in stock. Probably won`t be for long.

http://www.bphobbies.com/view.asp?id...8&pid=D0626114

It`s $135, but they have a $10 off deal now for orders over $125. I also think that they have free shipping over $125, or at least they use to. I paid about $145 for mine shipped.
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Old Feb 01, 2009, 09:52 AM
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Nice to see other people carrying the airframe. That is a good price!


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