Exceed F-18 Build. - RC Groups
Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Thread Tools
This thread is privately moderated by latinflyer, who may elect to delete unwanted replies.
Jan 25, 2009, 05:23 PM
latinflyer's Avatar

Exceed F-18 Build.

Here is the new Exceed F-18 kit only no electronics included.
This is an amazing kit that I just started last night and completed today.
The components are good quality, the EDF rotor is somehow too thin so I decide to mix the housing and the HET 6904 rotor.
I am using an ARC 1 1/2 turn and Suppo 50A ESC, Spektrum 6000 and 5 cell battery. I ran the fan today once completed and installed on the airplane. I got as a result using 4 cell 2200MAH 300WTT/25.9A, then ran the same setup with 5 cell 2200MAH 657WTT/39A.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Jan 25, 2009, 08:51 PM
Registered User
LuckyDuc's Avatar
I'm glad to hear the HET rotor fits in the stock fan housing. I was going to use the stock housing and a HET rotor in another project. Nice looking bird. Any chance you can get some video?
Jan 31, 2009, 10:01 PM
Quest for Speed!!!
Mike_eee's Avatar
let me know how ur maiden went...good luck

Feb 01, 2009, 08:39 PM
latinflyer's Avatar
Originally Posted by Mike_eee
let me know how ur maiden went...good luck

Oh brother,
We maiden three of same yesterday and everything went well, this aircraft is the best in look and performance and one of my top notch so far.I may replace my power plant for HET 2-20W due to last more than 4 minutes in flight and to use 4 cell instead of 5 cell. Other than that is and awesome plane and we start doing formation flight on saturday and today. Joint if you can you'll love it.


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion HL F-18 build questions... wab25 Foamy EDFs 7 Apr 04, 2008 06:11 PM
Wanted CBM F-18 build video. skyhawk Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 0 Feb 17, 2006 05:04 PM
Discussion CBM F-18 build video. skyhawk Pusher Prop Jet Models 0 Feb 17, 2006 05:00 PM
Green Air Designs Depron F-18 Build mjblack Foamies (Kits) 76 May 03, 2004 06:39 PM
anyone interested in a Depron F-18 build? mjblack Electric Ducted Fan Jet Talk 24 Apr 21, 2004 12:05 PM