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Old 04-11-2020, 06:11 AM
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AEAJR
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I don't work from the concept of "equivalent of a .60 motor" as electrics have completely different performance characteristics. And the choices for motor/prop/battery combination in for electrics is much broader.

I work from the "Watts/Pound" model to come up with the desired power and performance characteristics.

I use eCalc to model the motor/prop/battery and overall aircraft performance.
https://www.ecalc.ch/motorcalc.php?ecalc&lang=en

You may also want to take a look at this online book on Wattflyer on electric-powered flight.
https://www.wattflyer.com/forums/showthread.php?t=31071
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