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Forum: Power Systems
Yesterday, 07:35 PM
Replies: 13
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Posted By solentlife

Here's a nice motor without being too heavy : ...

Here's a nice motor without being too heavy :

http://www.rctimer.com/?product-142.html

Model: BC3530-14
Motor size: Ф35*30mm
Shaft size: Ф5.0*47.5mm
Weight: 74g
KV(rpm/v): 1100
Max Power:...
Forum: Power Systems
04-08-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 167
Posted By solentlife

I have a 3542 with 10x6 and 3S pulls my Mig3...

I have a 3542 with 10x6 and 3S pulls my Mig3 around ... not a bad combo at all.
Forum: Power Systems
04-08-2020, 05:00 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 167
Posted By solentlife

A trainer like that ... if its the 25 size as I...

A trainer like that ... if its the 25 size as I linked to ... then about 1000 - 1100kv is better with a prop in the 10" arena ... the G25 motor from HK ??
Forum: Power Systems
04-08-2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 167
Posted By solentlife

To be honest on a trainer .. I would have been...

To be honest on a trainer .. I would have been looking for a less KV motor and swing a larger prop ..... 1800kv is a bit of a fast revver for a trainer.
Forum: Power Systems
04-07-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 167
Posted By solentlife

Dunno .... the motor is not listed in ecalc for...

Dunno .... the motor is not listed in ecalc for examples.

This model ?

http://www.oldschoolmodels.com/rh25.htm

Talks about a 25 glow equivalent E-motor ...

Given the KV .... I would be...
04-05-2020, 06:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,855
Posted By solentlife

https://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y245/nluther/Mod...

https://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y245/nluther/Models/Mig%203/Mar%202020%20rebuild/Mig3%20Apr%202020%20RTG%204_zpsvvhjustf.jpg...
04-03-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 107
Posted By solentlife

https://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y245/nluther/Sol...

https://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y245/nluther/Soloshot/DSCF8734_zpsedd1xfwu.jpg (https://s6.photobucket.com/user/nluther/media/Soloshot/DSCF8734_zpsedd1xfwu.jpg.html)

With full charged internal...
04-03-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 107
Posted By solentlife

Testing today - being indoors - its on manual...

Testing today - being indoors - its on manual only control - no pitch . yaw / zoom - so the load on battery is less I know - but at least I will get some result.

SS3 (A) lasted 50 mins from full...
04-02-2020, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 107
Posted By solentlife

So I will try an adaptor .... took an old charge...

So I will try an adaptor .... took an old charge only USB lead and married to a BEC and XT60 ...

5V / 5A BEC with Mini USB plug to the SS3 .... means I can use any LiPo spare at the field ... 3S...
04-02-2020, 04:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 107
Posted By solentlife

Help : Soloshot battery failing

My SS3 (both) are now terrible on battery ... one lasts about 20mins and other about 45mins before batterys are dead. SS say they should run for 4 hours !! Even when new - I never had more than...
Forum: Beginners
04-02-2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By solentlife

The only common factor is the use of 2.4 .... but...

The only common factor is the use of 2.4 .... but the way its used is completely different.

The WiFi use has a code ID and router / PC etc. rejects any info that does not have that ID ... each...
Forum: 3D Printing
04-01-2020, 07:52 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 77
Posted By solentlife

Ciclops DIY 3D scanner ?

Price now under 100 Euros for a Ciclops 3D Scanner .............

Anyone used one ? Seen results fro one ??

I'm close to clicking Buy button ...
Forum: Beginners
04-01-2020, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By solentlife

Your analyzer cannot see your Tx because its...

Your analyzer cannot see your Tx because its flipping around the frequency slots so fast - its not stopping on one long enough .....

Its like trying to measure AC on a DC meter ...
Forum: Beginners
04-01-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 197
Posted By solentlife

Q is right ... I fly plenty of 2.4 indoor stuff...

Q is right ... I fly plenty of 2.4 indoor stuff and my Internet Router is not fussed at all ..... nor are the indoor 'toy' models.

The only time I had any indication of conflict was with a FlySky...
03-30-2020, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By solentlife

I have a 4250 650KV with 5S LiPo on a 13x8E prop....

I have a 4250 650KV with 5S LiPo on a 13x8E prop. AUW of 2.2kg ... with thrust of 3.4kg ........... ballistic !!. model designed for a 35 - 40 glow.

I have a 4250 500kv, 5S swinging a 13x6 on my...
03-30-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 207
Posted By solentlife

Try using eCalc .... for the pennies registration...

Try using eCalc .... for the pennies registration its well worth it .... I have good sense of what motor for a job, but I still use eCalc as confirming ...

Put in the details . span .. weight...
03-30-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,093
Posted By solentlife

Tks everyone .... Certainly need something...

Tks everyone ....

Certainly need something to occupy while this Virus is doing its thing.

Docile ? mmmmm I'm consciously forcing myself to use small movements on the sticks even at reduced...
03-29-2020, 06:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 95
Posted By solentlife

Most people know about Vulcan Raid on Port Stanley airfield but ....

This interesting video gives out there was more than one raid and of course the Brazilian Affair ....

https://youtu.be/ng_X2dHJpZ4
03-29-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,093
Posted By solentlife

She flies .... Hatcam Video : ...

She flies ....

Hatcam Video :

https://youtu.be/B54dSYdmw7I

Soloshot 3 Video :

https://youtu.be/LQzL9Uixop8
03-28-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,855
Posted By solentlife

Its just a pain ... though getting all aligned to...

Its just a pain ... though getting all aligned to zap ....

Some will remember my biplane that nosed at full throttle into airport runway ...

Tried putting pics but problem with site again ......
03-27-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,855
Posted By solentlife

That nose is pretty banged up and out of shape...

That nose is pretty banged up and out of shape ... wing is near finished structurally ... just needs laminate another set of thin ribs to the ones I spliced in. Originals were lite ply - but because...
03-26-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,748
Posted By solentlife

Obviously with the upright V tail - its less...

Obviously with the upright V tail - its less damage on landing ... mines not EPP or EPO as the commercial ones ... mines Depron ... so needs to be kept away from potential harm.

Over time - I've...
03-26-2020, 12:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,855
Posted By solentlife

Have to do something during 'lockdown' ........

Have to do something during 'lockdown' ..... apart from work !!
03-26-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,855
Posted By solentlife

Long time since I bought this model ... nearly 8...

Long time since I bought this model ... nearly 8 years !!

For last few years - its sat looking sad having had another of its crashes.

https://youtu.be/q7XQ2PTMAs8

It really is an unforgiving...
03-26-2020, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 302
Posted By solentlife

Nice ...

Nice ...
03-24-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,632
Posted By solentlife

Forgot to update !! Here's with 3S on the...

Forgot to update !!

Here's with 3S on the Rare Bear motor ... mmmm

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that 2500kv reduction makes big difference ... so needs 4S ..

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03-23-2020, 10:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,748
Posted By solentlife

Video ? Photos ?

Video ? Photos ?
Forum: Foamies
03-21-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 227
Posted By solentlife

Interesting ... I thought about a 64mm on the...

Interesting ... I thought about a 64mm on the Mig29 copy of the G&G I made .... but never did ... I fitted a prop and BL instead ... I may look at it again as I have a 70mm unit doing nothing ..
03-19-2020, 10:23 PM
03-19-2020, 10:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 383
Posted By solentlife

fHQ2ig--a-8 Local authority just cleared an...

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Local authority just cleared an area near my house ready for residential development ..... this was of course before our Lockdown !! So I do not expect much to happen with the land -...
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