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12-30-2010, 05:48 AM
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Posted By jooNorway

Fully charged 6S NiXX in fact could hold 8,5V...

Fully charged 6S NiXX in fact could hold 8,5V fresh from the charger, thus the components should have no problems handling LiPo.
At load you could calculate 7,4V from the LiPo. When I guesstimate...
Forum: Power Systems
12-30-2010, 05:38 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 25,369
Posted By jooNorway

50-60%. I guess this show how important it is to...

50-60%. I guess this show how important it is to be aware of our batteries. It is a pity your friend crashed, but after all it is good to find the cause to get piece in mind. And to have a good...
Forum: Power Systems
12-29-2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 25,369
Posted By jooNorway

Good article kyleservicetech! I agree on...

Good article kyleservicetech!

I agree on the A123/LiFe rcers, would have used them if there was a safe way to measure between every flight. Only way is a mAh-counter, and some of my friends use...
Forum: Power Systems
12-29-2010, 10:34 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 25,369
Posted By jooNorway

Although they make a lot of electronic "gadgets"...

Although they make a lot of electronic "gadgets" and tell us we need them I have stopped using most of them the last two years...
Those good old reliable NiXX-batteries do a really good job...
Forum: Power Systems
12-27-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 25,369
Posted By jooNorway

When it comes to a stalled 12kg digital servo...

When it comes to a stalled 12kg digital servo maybe... Power consumption is surprisingly low in normal 50ccm planes, can fly half a dozen flights with 6 digital servoes on a 2200mAh battery.

But...
Replies: 3
Views: 1,364
Posted By jooNorway

I am installing HD9150 in a 88" Edge now. Because...

I am installing HD9150 in a 88" Edge now. Because a lot of my friends like the HD-servoes. Most of them work well. Some very few might not be too good, but as far as I have heard they then fail...
Forum: Beginners
10-30-2010, 08:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,948
Posted By jooNorway

For a Mustang I would use 0 or maybe as much as...

For a Mustang I would use 0 or maybe as much as 10% to make servotravel to rudder movements more linear. Same thing with high performance planes, F3F and pattern. I really don`t understand how people...
10-30-2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,502
Posted By jooNorway

A friend of mine, who is a pilot, said they would...

A friend of mine, who is a pilot, said they would prefer to have LiPoes in the cabin. Because they have no control on how a LiPo fire could spread in cargo rooms... (He fly model airplanes too).
I...
10-15-2010, 12:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,271
Posted By jooNorway

New hobbyroom. Not finished yet, but very soon!...

New hobbyroom. Not finished yet, but very soon! [popcorn]

But here is my chargetable with some chargers, PSUs etc.
And the plane rack in the hobbyroom. Most planes are stored elsewhere, and so...
09-27-2010, 07:16 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,827
Posted By jooNorway

Bottles with CA unglue-stuff which really do...

Bottles with CA unglue-stuff which really do unglue. Especially for fingertips...

Oracover which never slackens and always stay fixed in the joints...

A 500 meter slope, 100 meters high,...
Forum: Power Systems
09-24-2010, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 972
Posted By jooNorway

Hyperion 3025-10 worked OK for me. 4S3700 LiPo....

Hyperion 3025-10 worked OK for me. 4S3700 LiPo. Jeti Spin 66 ESC. I guess I used an APC 12x6E prop, not sure.
AXI 2820/12 could work, but I think I will put the 2826/10 in if I get a new Mentor one...
09-24-2010, 10:30 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,631
Posted By jooNorway

Yes, they look alike :) A pity the pictures in my...

Yes, they look alike :) A pity the pictures in my review don`t show right now because the ongoing updates on my home forum...
09-22-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,631
Posted By jooNorway

Ouya?

It looks like an Ouya...
http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_1643723/anchors_1718139/mpage_1/key_/anchor/tm.htm#1718139
Except the WS and length don`t match.
I did review this model some years...
09-17-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,820
Posted By jooNorway

Been there. Had 600W input to the motor, and...

Been there.
Had 600W input to the motor, and towing EasyGlider was far from a problem. Did only notice the glider behind during the first 5 meters before the glider was airborne. Didn`t use a...
03-13-2010, 12:36 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,573
Posted By jooNorway

I have been using shoulder straps and TX trays...

I have been using shoulder straps and TX trays for more than 30 years, and just love it!
I use Multiplex, but I know Graupner also have top quality straps, and trays.
01-24-2010, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,733
Posted By jooNorway

I guess your motor is equal to Propeller`s motor....

I guess your motor is equal to Propeller`s motor. Thus the numbers should be the same.
Yes I get more RPM using 4S LiPo. I know the AXI propably is capable to deal with more current than the...
Forum: Beginners
01-20-2010, 11:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,144
Posted By jooNorway

I don`t read posts when people don`t use...

I don`t read posts when people don`t use periods... Just skip reading them when I see that :confused:
Forum: 3D Flying
01-20-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,213
Posted By jooNorway

Thank you for clearing this up Smoke ;) I...

Thank you for clearing this up Smoke ;) I misunderstood.
01-20-2010, 11:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,733
Posted By jooNorway

Your Turnigy have same kV as my AXI. They should...

Your Turnigy have same kV as my AXI. They should behave equal then.
Do you have a wattmeter? When you do big changes in propellers it is best to test that you don`t overload your motor.
The 13x4W...
Replies: 7
Views: 4,887
Posted By jooNorway

Your receiver is propably the "worst" you can put...

Your receiver is propably the "worst" you can put in an electric plane... really "bad" gadget.
01-19-2010, 08:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 7,292
Posted By jooNorway

Important, as Chellie said; keep them light! ...

Important, as Chellie said; keep them light!

Get a good flying plane. Shockfliers are not so bad, but aim for a 2S 350-450mAh setup. Forget 3S setups.
Far better is dedicated F3P-planes. Clik!...
Forum: Beginners
01-19-2010, 08:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By jooNorway

One of my safest sources for finding such info...

One of my safest sources for finding such info says; "no info in manual or online..." First time I have seen this :<:

If you have flown some planes before I guess you are able to do a good...
Forum: 3D Flying
01-19-2010, 07:56 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 12,213
Posted By jooNorway

Strange... Two persons I know have tried the Yak...

Strange... Two persons I know have tried the Yak from HC, and they both said; don`t buy this! It is too heavy to perform any good.

The MPX Acromaster is a candidate I think (If you look at small...
01-19-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,733
Posted By jooNorway

I have an Acromaster, using 2200mAh LiPo, but...

I have an Acromaster, using 2200mAh LiPo, but they are 4S. It balance perfect when the battery is installed with the rear end at the front of the canopy. AXI 2820 up front. Enough power... :<:
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01-19-2010, 07:38 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,588
Posted By jooNorway

I have had problems when I mixed different brands...

I have had problems when I mixed different brands of Deans, lost contact. Thus I don`t use Deans no more.

And although 2.4 is a good system problems can and will occur.
01-18-2010, 02:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,562
Posted By jooNorway

The rubber band method works for me too. When I...

The rubber band method works for me too.
When I come home from the airfield I do a storage charge if I don`t intend to fly next day. When the batteries are storage charged they are put in the...
Forum: Power Systems
01-15-2010, 08:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,579
Posted By jooNorway

Quite correct ;-) If you look at outrunners...

Quite correct ;-)

If you look at outrunners used for small planes, running 3S LiPo their kV is often 900-1800 giving appr 7000-15000RPM to the propeller. This is suitable RPM for most use.
...
Forum: ParkFlyers
01-15-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,005
Posted By jooNorway

There is a lot of customers who have measured...

There is a lot of customers who have measured that motor and posted their results under the "rating/review" flag...
Forum: Foamies
01-15-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,540
Posted By jooNorway

Appr 135cm WS. OK, I think the equipment...

Appr 135cm WS.

OK, I think the equipment will do a good job then, if you make the plane light. I.e make it as light as you can, not adding heavy covering, a lot of paint and so on ;-)

And as...
Forum: Power Systems
01-14-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,397
Posted By jooNorway

Linear BECs use a uP, propably a smaller version...

Linear BECs use a uP, propably a smaller version of uPs like LM7805. http://www.national.com/mpf/LM/LM78M05.html#Overview
Those usually don`t handle more than 1A, but could be set in parallell. The...
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