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    what voltage to use??

    OK, I have a motor rated at 1700 kvm. Should I go with 11.1 volts or 7.4 v? for elect. plane weighing three lbs, 43" wingspan?

    Thanks for any help. Ron

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    What motor, prop, ESC? What is the rated watts the motor can handle?

    A 3 pound plane should be around 350 watts or so for every day flying. More is always better .


    Buzz.

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    EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT ELECTRIC POWERED FLIGHT
    http://www.rcuniverse.com/forum/m_7100376/tm.htm

    We need detailed specs on the motor

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