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Forum: Power Systems 08-08-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks guys, I have some 5030 GWS somewhere!

Thanks guys, I have some 5030 GWS somewhere!
Forum: Power Systems 08-07-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 274
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Prop question...

OK so I had some bits and bobs lying around that I wanted to use.
Several 2S 500mah Lipos
A couple of 3S 350mah Lipos
Some 9g servos
A 12A ESC
A HXM 20g 2300kv motor.

Seemed...
Forum: Power Systems 06-26-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks thepiper92 however I think I'd have to go...

Thanks thepiper92 however I think I'd have to go with the third option Scorpion.
Reason being if I go up to a 12" prop it'll hit the ground as the nose comes up on take off!
Forum: Power Systems 06-26-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Added length of plane to my previous post!

Added length of plane to my previous post!
Forum: Power Systems 06-26-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Solentlife, it's a model twin boom pusher built...

Solentlife, it's a model twin boom pusher built from a scaled up plan in the RCME published about 2010 so not really a pushycat.

Wingspan 52" Length (nose to trailing edge of elevator) 51"
...
Forum: Power Systems 06-26-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks for the advice, thinking of changing the...

Thanks for the advice, thinking of changing the motor to this http://www.giantshark.co.uk/product/169859/e-power-hl2832-1600kv-500-class-brushless-helicopter-outrunner-m

Any thoughts
Forum: Power Systems 06-25-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Down on power....

OK so I weighed the plane tonight and it's around 2.15Kg (4 3/4Lbs) including motor, ESC and battery. When I bought it it was running a 10 x 6E prop on a 4S and it wasn't particularly quick, I had a...
Forum: Power Systems 06-23-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Power Systems 06-23-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Flew it on the BEC in the ESC without hitch. The...

Flew it on the BEC in the ESC without hitch. The only reason I mentioned and bought a separate BEC was because I believed that's what the original owner used. Anyhow Many thanks to ALL who posted!
Forum: Power Systems 06-23-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 464
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Twister 40 Outrunner?

Hi,
Just bought a scratchbuilt PushyCat Clone.
It's fitted with a 60A ESC and a "Twister 40" outrunner.
I suspect the motor is quite old, I've googled it but can't find any details.
I'd like to...
Forum: Power Systems 06-19-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By Davethebluessinger
The ESC is actually a SEEKER GUARD 60A BEC 3A/5V...

The ESC is actually a SEEKER GUARD 60A BEC 3A/5V Version 2.1 if that helps!
:confused:
Forum: Power Systems 06-18-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By Davethebluessinger
I'll Dig out the ESC Details and post later, I...

I'll Dig out the ESC Details and post later, I think it's a Hobbywing 60A but not sure of exact details....
Forum: Power Systems 06-18-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 623
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Best way to power separate BEC?

Just sent for this <?xml:namespace prefix = "st1" ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:stockticker>BEC</st1:stockticker> for use in a Pushycat running a 4S 3700. ...
Forum: 3D Flying 06-11-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 651
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thank You Folks for all of your responses, I'll...

Thank You Folks for all of your responses, I'll set her up tomorrow!:D
Forum: 3D Flying 06-11-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 651
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Aileron Setup question

Hi Guys, hope someone can explain what I need to do here!
Heres my question!
On a wing with a cambered top and flat bottom I would initially set my aileron neutral with a straight edge so the...
Forum: Power Systems 06-08-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Or a Friday afternoon at 5 minutes to 5!!!:Q

Or a Friday afternoon at 5 minutes to 5!!!:Q
Forum: Power Systems 06-07-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Smile Sorted!

Many thanks for all of the responses I received.:D
Replaced the Turnigy motor with the emax that had previously worked ok with the ESC and now that stuttered too!
So now it had to be the ESC. ...
Forum: Power Systems 06-07-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Davethebluessinger
I haven't shortened any wires. I only fitted...

I haven't shortened any wires.
I only fitted the Turnigy motor (70g) to add a little more nose weight as I could not achieve correct CG with the (54g) emax i had fitted previously, the emax worked...
Forum: Power Systems 06-07-2014, 12:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks or responding guys. All connections...

Thanks or responding guys.

All connections are freshly soldered and heat shrink wrapped.

How do I carry out a reset?
Throttle idle? TX is DX7 (old model)
Forum: Power Systems 06-06-2014, 11:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 665
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Motor will not turn - just stutters

Hi can anyone help me here please?

Setup
Turnigy 2836/8 1100KV (new)
...
Forum: RC Radios, Transmitters, Receivers, Servos, gyros 06-04-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 369
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Seperate Ailerons on DX7s with Orange RX

Hi guys,
This is driving me mad!:censor:
I'm almost finished assembling my HK 330 Extra profile but cannot figure out the settings to use 2 individual ailerons (no Y lead).
TX is the old DX7 SE...
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 06-02-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 968
Posted By Davethebluessinger
I've removed the undercarriage now and fitted a...

I've removed the undercarriage now and fitted a prop saver but you get the idea....
http://i1374.photobucket.com/albums/ag412/dje14560/SDC10143_zps8c4f77ba.jpg...
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 06-02-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 968
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks Solentlife!

Thanks Solentlife!
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 06-02-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 968
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Been So Long....

Been so long since I did it I'm damned if I can remember how to post photos!!!:confused:
Anyone enlighten me please?;-)
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 05-29-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 968
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks!

Thanks Nigel, I just hope my "design" actually flies!!!:eek:
Forum: Delta & Flying Wings 05-28-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 968
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Foamboard Delta - motor question

Hi Guys - it's been a while since I visited!

The UK weather has been miserable today so I decided to build something!
As I have some 350, 500 850 and 1000 MaH 3S batteries I decided a 24" delta...
Forum: Beginners 12-18-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,328
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Wonderful!

How lucky is this little guy having you for a neighbour?! :D
All credit to you Zoltron for encouraging him into a great hobby!
Forum: Pusher Park Jets 01-25-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 967
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Thanks Chellie, The 2836 - 2350kv is in stock...

Thanks Chellie,
The 2836 - 2350kv is in stock in the UK. One question though, do you propose I mount this INSIDE the firewall like an inrunner? If so I think that the diameter of the motor will...
Forum: Pusher Park Jets 01-24-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 967
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Motor and prop for HK BD-5 pusher?

Looking at one of these

http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/__25945__Hobbyking_BD5_Balsa_1105mm_ARF_UK_Warehouse_.html

Total flying weight is appx 800g and HKs recommended setup is 2200...
Forum: Off Topic Chit Chat 10-06-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 512
Views: 44,533
Posted By Davethebluessinger
Proud to be British and proud to be a biker.

15000 bikers (including myself and two bro in laws) turned up at the National Memorial Arboretum, Alrewas UK today on the fifth annual "Ride To The wall" to pay respect to the fallen who have given...
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