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Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 06-29-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 289
Posted By RTA
Ques. concerning two orange Rx 615 receivers

Equipment involved: Spectrum Dx7s and two Orange Rx615 receivers.
No. 1 Rx 40 plus flights. No. 2 Rx second flight. The 2 Rx's did the same thing with the only difference being the amount of use. On...
Forum: Foamies 06-24-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By RTA
New project need advice on CG

I did the maiden a few days ago and it was a dream, didn't raise the heart beat one notch. I only had to move the battery a little ahead. Thanks everyone. It is a pleasure to have such info at my...
Forum: Foamies 05-21-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By RTA
Thanks everyone. Your help is appreciated. I will...

Thanks everyone. Your help is appreciated. I will go out and hopefully have a successful flight when I have time and weather is favorable.
Forum: Foamies 05-20-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By RTA
New project need advice on CG

New project no manual. I have a flat foamy in a triangle shape with a slight bull nose. :D The tail is 30 inches wide and the nose is 26 1/2 inches fron the tail. The motor is 12 inches from the tail...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 05-07-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 751
Posted By RTA
Question on orange receiver # R710

There is talk on this forum about orange RX but not about specific ones. I just received 3 orange RX R710 receivers. How far will the single antenna reach out with a good signal? Now with the...
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 03-28-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By RTA
New battery, charger says shorted

Thanks for your reply. A more experienced elec. flyer determined it was the deans ( cheap one) plug. Changed the plug and everything works normal. No more cheap plugs- conectors.

Ron :tc:
Forum: Batteries & Chargers 03-27-2012, 05:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 532
Posted By RTA
New battery, charger says shorted

I have a new lipo, (nanotec) 5 cell battery never charged. I sodered on a Deans plug. The cells read 3.83 for four cells and 3.82 for one cell. Total battery reads 19.17 volts on balance & dischard...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 02-15-2012, 09:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,442
Posted By RTA
My radio is a JR XP6102. I want to thank everyone...

My radio is a JR XP6102. I want to thank everyone for their help. I am on the right track now and have one that I will buy.
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 02-14-2012, 05:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,442
Posted By RTA
Neck strap radio delemma

I am all electric and I would like to use a neck strap. When you let go of the radio it tips up and the trottle goes up as most of you know. Not good with electrics. I have in the past seen an L...
Forum: Power Systems 06-29-2011, 04:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 916
Posted By RTA
I would like to jump in here. I have been Thur...

I would like to jump in here. I have been Thur two setups of SuperTigre .10 , Turnigy plush 40 amp esc and 3 cell 2200 mah batteries. I have been thru 3 timings and the high one is the best but not...
Forum: Power Systems 06-27-2011, 04:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,239
Posted By RTA
I have a Question I forgot to ask. I have 3 four...

I have a Question I forgot to ask. I have 3 four Chanel receivers. Using a added switching BEC will require 5 plug ins on the receiver. I will remove or cut the red wire coming from the ESC to the...
Forum: Power Systems 06-23-2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,239
Posted By RTA
I want to thank everyone for responding to this...

I want to thank everyone for responding to this thread as I have learned more than expected. To answer what happened I need to go back 3 crashes. Last fall crash #1 loosing altitude as expected and...
Forum: Power Systems 06-21-2011, 11:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,239
Posted By RTA
The plane has 4 Futaba S3003 servos. The ESC is a...

The plane has 4 Futaba S3003 servos. The ESC is a turnigy plush with whar they call BESC which functions as a BEC.

Thanks for your interest, any questions I will try and answer.
Forum: Power Systems 06-21-2011, 05:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,239
Posted By RTA
2 crashes & big question

Equipment: Pulse xt 40, Turnigy 42-50-650kv, Turnigy 60 amp ESC, 4 cell battery, Radio JR 72 computer. Bench Test prop 12x12, watts 570, amps 38. I have used this setup for about a year & a half both...
Forum: Power Systems 01-24-2011, 05:57 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,644
Posted By RTA
I would like to thank Chellie for getting me on...

I would like to thank Chellie for getting me on the right track as I am fairly new at this hobby in retirement.

My original concern was a screeching motor on a 5 cell battery. It was corrected...
Forum: Power Systems 01-22-2011, 11:46 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,644
Posted By RTA
Disreguard the above post as it is mostly wrong....

Disreguard the above post as it is mostly wrong. I made the assumption and after checking 4 esc after a number of crashes on each, that the esc were damaged as 3 of the esc allowed screeching. One 40...
Forum: Power Systems 01-21-2011, 06:15 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,644
Posted By RTA
I want to thank everyone for there comments as...

I want to thank everyone for there comments as each one got me thinking in another direction.
Chellie sent videos that really helped as the programing card was just like mine and was lite up just...
Forum: Power Systems 01-20-2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,644
Posted By RTA
First I have always shut the throttle down...

First I have always shut the throttle down imediately an hearing the screech. On the bench and giving full throttle and the screech came on the amps were only 19. As orginally stated I have two...
Forum: Power Systems 01-18-2011, 08:15 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,644
Posted By RTA
Quick full throttle and motor screeches and stops

I have a sk4250 650 KV and a turnigy sentry esc 60amp ubec. This set up is in two planes and both act the same. I use a 4 cell lipo 20c and every thing works fine.
When I use a 5 cell lipo turnigy...
Forum: Power Systems 07-27-2010, 12:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,553
Posted By RTA
I have been flying the Turnigy 42-50-650 on the...

I have been flying the Turnigy 42-50-650 on the electricstar with a 12X12 prop. A larger prop would help but I don't have the room but I can fly easy for 10 minutes. I just received a 5 cell battery....
Forum: Power Systems 06-14-2010, 01:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,204
Posted By RTA
Easystar not fly with this setup

I have learned a lot from this post as I am kind of new at RC & electric. I just acquired a used Himax 2815-2000 motor and with a 5.5X4.5 prop. Tried it today The easystar flew and climbed adequate....
Forum: Power Systems 06-09-2010, 03:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,204
Posted By RTA
Easystar not fly with this setup

To answer questions: The Kadet was direct drive with a APC 7x5 prop. I am using a pusher prop because I was ordering some items and thought it might work better. A 6 inch prop is to long for that...
Forum: Power Systems 06-08-2010, 07:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,204
Posted By RTA
Easystar not fly with this setup

This setup is not orginal equipment. Motor MPI Himaz HB2815-1400, ESC Electricfly ss25 silver series, prop APC 5.5x4.5 EP pusher type. Results @ full throtle: Amps 4.6 (yes) Watts 54.8, with a...
Forum: Power Systems 01-08-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,553
Posted By RTA
I have received 12X12 props and the stats are...

I have received 12X12 props and the stats are below.

Prop Volts Amps Watts
12X10 15.23 34.6 525
12X12 15.00 44.2 ...
Forum: Power Systems 12-31-2009, 05:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,553
Posted By RTA
Prop size dilemma

I have a electricstar trainer plane that has a 62 inch high wing and weight of 5.5 pounds with the battery. Motor is a turnigy SK 42-50, 650KV / 1150 watts with a 60 amp ESC and 4 cell lipo battery....
Forum: General Electric Discussions 11-01-2009, 04:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,398
Posted By RTA
Thank you all, this thread has been very...

Thank you all, this thread has been very informative for me as I am a nube at electric and RC. That little motor SK35-42-1250 just eats up batteries @ 4cells or 3cells. The stock motor on the...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-29-2009, 03:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,398
Posted By RTA
Slipstick, you are correct. I ordered the motor...

Slipstick, you are correct. I ordered the motor as stated (sk35-42-1250) but I printed sk 35-42 -1000 for references and never looked at the motor numbers.
Well the sk35-42-1250 motor pull a...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-28-2009, 04:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,398
Posted By RTA
Turnigy motor - High amps

I have a turnigy sk35-42 -1250 motor. Specs. 45amp esc, suggested props. 10x6,11x5,13x8.
At full throttle I get the below results;

prop Amps Watts
9x7apc 53 ...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-16-2009, 04:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By RTA
Thanks all. I didn't know the name of the...

Thanks all. I didn't know the name of the connectors. I am learning and was looking for an easier way to make it all work without soddering as I may use that motor with the smaller connector. We...
Forum: General Electric Discussions 10-16-2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,056
Posted By RTA
motor & ESC Wires different size

Thanks John, now for the rest of the story or the real answer I need. The wire male connection on the motor is smaller than the female connection on the ESC wire. It doesn't fit tight. Is there an...
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