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Need motor help on Yak 54

Old 01-17-2008, 01:24 AM
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I just got the Great Planes Electricfly Yak 54 and am wondering if the rimfire motor is the best way to go. Anyone Have any Ideas?
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Old 01-17-2008, 01:30 AM
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CrashJunkie1980:: I don't like the way they mount um,( rimfires) I turned mine around and put a firewall mount in, some folk like um but theres alot of good outies that'll work well at 1/3 the price of their rimfire outie, your bub, steve
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Old 01-18-2008, 03:01 PM
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Thats my next plane....

I've spec'd out several motors for it but i think i've settle on a scorpion 3008-32... $10 bucks cheaper, Better power handling numbers, Better thrust, lower amps on the same prop.. (17 amps.. 37Oz thrust on APC 10X5
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Old 01-18-2008, 04:07 PM
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Cooper when did u get your award.And how did your XS-11( or what ever that howard hughes twin is called) fly with all those dowels u repaired it with.
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Old 01-18-2008, 04:38 PM
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I can make you a deal on a new rimfire if you are interested.
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