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06-01-2016, 11:54 PM
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Posted By birdDog

She's all fixed up and performs well. Actually...

She's all fixed up and performs well. Actually found the servo was a bit dodgy. I'm actually thinking that was the culprit. It would move ok but at certain points it would wiggle. Full travel was...
05-23-2016, 12:06 AM
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Posted By birdDog

Ok. So the plane flies great in all aspects. VERY...

Ok. So the plane flies great in all aspects. VERY floaty (of course, check out that wing area). Turnigy (whatever I listed above) gives a great deal of vertical authority on 5s with a 14x7apc.
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05-11-2016, 11:47 PM
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Posted By birdDog

Thanks. Actually have some 5s packs being...

Thanks. Actually have some 5s packs being delivered any day now. I feel the 15" prop is a little excessive and can't get the thrust I want with the 4 cells and 620kv....
05-04-2016, 01:28 AM
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Posted By birdDog

That's a wrap. Tunigy Aerodrive 4240 620kv does...

That's a wrap. Tunigy Aerodrive 4240 620kv does provide over 1-1 thrust on 4s and 14x7apc from a storage charged pack but I would like to have to hold it back more. Will be installing a 15x6 Xoar...
05-01-2016, 09:33 PM
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Views: 15,417
Posted By birdDog

Success with NO LEAD!!!! Dry weight comes to...

Success with NO LEAD!!!!
Dry weight comes to 3.75 pounds (minus a few grams of covering and tail hinges)
This puts AUW at a hair under 5 pounds with 4s 5000mAh pack.

Balance comes out with a...
05-01-2016, 02:59 PM
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Posted By birdDog

Simple front doweled (bamboo skewer) and rear...

Simple front doweled (bamboo skewer) and rear magnet hatches. 3/8" neodymium magnets and these hatches aren't going anywhere. Front hatch needs to be opened through inside the main hatch access....
04-30-2016, 06:10 AM
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Posted By birdDog

Coming along pretty well. Finally decided on a...

Coming along pretty well. Finally decided on a covering scheme with the red and black Microlite I have left over from previous jobs. Mostly stolen from an Sbach. Stick built the tailplane for...
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