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Old 10-11-2008, 01:28 PM
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hi all.

had my funjet out this morning ,the problem is when i try fly around on half throttle the motor keeps cutting out the same happens at 3/4 throttle
but when i go full throttle its ok,

the motor is bm 400 tornado 2700kv
esc is E-PRO SP50A-BEC-AIR BRUSHLESS
http://www.modelshopleeds.co.uk/cata...789ab94174811c

battery is 2200mah 3s lipo rated 30 c
i was usinng 5 x 5 apc prop which seemed slow. 50mph to 60 mph
verticals were very poor.

any help would be appreciated.
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Old 10-11-2008, 01:37 PM
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Originally Posted by jabba1 View Post
hi all.

had my funjet out this morning ,the problem is when i try fly around on half throttle the motor keeps cutting out the same happens at 3/4 throttle
but when i go full throttle its ok,

the motor is bm 400 tornado 2700kv
esc is E-PRO SP50A-BEC-AIR BRUSHLESS
http://www.modelshopleeds.co.uk/cata...789ab94174811c

battery is 2200mah 3s lipo rated 30 c
i was usinng 5 x 5 apc prop which seemed slow. 50mph to 60 mph
verticals were very poor.

any help would be appreciated.
Does it do this on a bench at partial throttle?

Double-check connectors. Sometimes high power will create enough heat and expansion to make better contact.



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Old 10-11-2008, 01:41 PM
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Does it do this on a bench at partial throttle?

Double-check connectors. Sometimes high power will create enough heat and expansion to make better contact.



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no it only does it when i fly
motor and esc are brand new
thanks for your help.
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Old 10-11-2008, 01:48 PM
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Originally Posted by jabba1 View Post
no it only does it when i fly
motor and esc are brand new
thanks for your help.
Do you also lose control of plane or just the motor cuts out?
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Old 10-11-2008, 01:51 PM
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Do you also lose control of plane or just the motor cuts out?
no i have full control still
when it starts cutting out i apply full throttle and its ok.
thanks .
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no i have full control still
when it starts cutting out i apply full throttle and its ok.
thanks .

i also had to lenghthen esc to battery leads ,used banana connectors.
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