View Full Version : Gas to Electric conversions on .60 Warbirds

09-12-2005, 10:09 PM
Hi All,
I'm new on this board and would like some advice on gas to electric conversion for two specific planes listed for sale on raidentech.com.
I'll include as much info as possible:
P-51D----------------------------------P-40 Warhawk
wingspan 66.9"--------------------------wingspan 64.6"
wing area 857.8sq"-----------------------wing area 709.4sq"
weight 7.9lbs.----------------------------weight 7.5-8.5lbs
fuselage 57.4"----------------------------fuselage 52"
recommended eng. 2C .61-.75-------------eng 2C .61-1.00
4C .91-----------------------------------4C .91
$119.00 --------------------------------$189.00
I'm still new to this hobby and still flying a gas trainer but would like to look into getting these planes for later on when I have more experience. Thanks for the help.

09-12-2005, 10:17 PM
Welcome Ford....

A really good thread here on the p-40. Take a look here for a start....


10-06-2005, 08:18 AM
Hi Ford

Currently flying a Hanger9 F4U Corsair

Specs of the plane:
Hanger9 60" F4U Corsair
Standard JR 539 servo's
JR700 Slimline receiver
Hitec retract servo (95 oz)
JR 2610 Tx
TopFlight cockpit kit
Graupner 15x8 3 blade prop (being spun at 6980 rpm)
Axi 4130/16 brushless motor
Jeti 77 ESC
2 3S Kokam 3,2 Amp cells in series
All Up Weight 4 Kg (8,18 lbs)

Full throttle draws 50 amp and I am getting 10 minutes flying.