First scratch foamy build!

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First scratch foamy build!

Postby Royall » Mon Dec 30, 2013 12:40 am

If you read Flitetest forum, you'll see this there too! But the plane is done and static tested. I would appreciate it if the experienced flyers would look the specs over and tell me if I'm going to have any problems with over heating in my power system. This si the first time I've used the watt meter but feel confident that I got good readings. They do bounce around a bit. Especially when trying to hold the plane, run the radio, and write the numbers down! I wish there was a data hold button on these watt meters. I've got some photo to post but they are too big to post.

Plane
Scratch built Piper park model w/ailerons
(http://youtu.be/DyCyw0Ogtig )
Wingspan 30”
Length 24 1/2”
Total weight 536g
Radio System
Turnigy 9x w/ 4 Turnigy TG9e 9g servos
Battery
Turnigy 1300mAh 3s 11.1v
30-40c
ESC
Hobbyking 30A UBEC
Motor
Turnigy D2822/14 1450kv
Prop 8x4
Power specs (using HK-010 Watt meter)
Wide open throttle:
12Amps
139 Watts
45 mAh
Royall
 
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