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10-17-2007, 07:42 AM
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RE: F27 STRYKER -Way Past the Limits Part 6 -Go deeper in to the Dark Side...

I have been flying a Stryker with a Mega 16/15/4 motor for a couple of years. I added flat carbon fiber to the trailing edges,
applied kevlar to the under side of the motor to stiffen it, use 81...
08-19-2006, 11:36 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,254
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Welcome MaxAmps Support!

I am very pleased with the service I have received from Austin and MaxAmps. I recently made my first purchase with them and had a minor problem.
They quickly resolved the problem to my...
08-21-2005, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 806
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: problem with triton charger

What type of batteries are you charging? My Triton charges everyting but NIMH, when I try to charge NIMH it says no battery or not enough input volts. This might not be correct but I set the Triton...
07-28-2005, 03:34 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 53,959
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Brushless F-27 Stryker

I have almost the same setup as Pyrock but with a couple of minor exceptions.

1. I expoxied .057 x .177 flat carbon fiber to the trailing edges which stiffens the wing, adds less than .5 oz and...
07-27-2005, 09:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,701
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Astro Flight Super Whatt meter manual

Thank you exeter acres for the link about connecting meters, it was very helpful.

I also agree about the AMA Video, what a waste of postage and if you don't send it back immediately they
waste...
07-27-2005, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 844
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: amperage ? about new duratrax ice charger

It really depends what you are charging, if are charging a 3 cell lipo pack at 2 amps or a nimh at 1.5 amps you will probably be ok.
But you won't be able to charge 10 cell packs. The minimum...
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Views: 490
Posted By woodduck-RCU

Help with motor choice for 36" Wing

I am building a 36" foam wing and am trying to make a choice of the following motors.

1. Mega 16/15/4 2300 kv

2. Astroflight 020 2567 kv

3. RCER Warp 4 3 turn 2580 kv

I will be...
Replies: 4
Views: 878
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Align Motors

One bit of warning on the Align motors make sure the mounting screws you use are no longer than 5mm, clearance is very tight.
I have a 400 2500kv and a 2800 kv and they draw about 28 to 30 amps...
05-17-2005, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 47,269
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: painting foam

Blueberry, thanks for the info on the Krylon!! Have you tried it on EPP foam such as a Wing?

Thanks

Wood Duck
05-17-2005, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,039
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: electric pusher props ?

Try Tower again and look for http://www2.towerhobbies.com/cgi-bin/wti0001p?&I=LXZK90&P=7 or 7 x 5 or 5 x 5 APC electric props.
Or try http://www.allerc.com/index.php?cPath=36_37

What motor and...
05-12-2005, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 737
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Soldering Lipolys?

You will need special aluminum solder for the lipos. Try this link http://www.allerc.com/product_info.php?products_id=68

Regards

Wood Duck
Forum: Q-500 Racing
04-18-2005, 07:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,043
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: newbie questions about q500, 424 and 428

Thanks for all the excellent information. I am particularily interested in being able to use my OS 46 AX.

Woodduck
Forum: Q-500 Racing
04-17-2005, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,043
Posted By woodduck-RCU

newbie questions about q500, 424 and 428

I just purchased a GP Viper 500 and am using a OS 46 AX ( I had in my inventory ). I am interested in racing and am trying to find rules and regulations about engine size, rpm range , prop sizes ,...
04-14-2005, 02:50 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,805
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: SAY SOMTHING TOO MAKE ME NOT QUIT THIS HOBBY!!!!!!!

I never claimed to be an english or grammar expert but give me a break, read the previous posts.
I try to put a bit of thought in my posts to make them readable and comprehensible.


Regards...
04-13-2005, 05:36 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,805
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: SAY SOMTHING TOO MAKE ME NOT QUIT THIS HOBBY!!!!!!!

I agree 100% with RcFlyerNYC, concentrate on reading and spelling first. Maybe some of the problems had to do with not being able to understand instructions! At the least use the spell checker...
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Views: 345
Posted By woodduck-RCU

Lost instructions for programming Align 10 amp esc

I lost the programming instructions for my Align 10 amp brushless esc. Any ideas where I can find the info in PDF or .doc format?

Thanks

Wood Duck
03-31-2005, 11:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 994
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: What recievers do you like?

I think the JR 610ul is hard to beat, proven technology in a light weight case. My other choice would be a Berg receiver.
I have GWS but only in inexpensive foam planes, they work ok but I don't...
03-30-2005, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,323
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: E-Flite Celectra lipo charger, anyone using?

Thanks for all the info, I ended up buying a Duratrax Ice charger because of the advanced features.
03-30-2005, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 746
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: DO LI PO & LI ION CHARGE THE SAME WAY

You are safe but won't get a 100% charge in li-ion mode. The li-ion charges to about 3.6 volts per cell and lipo charge at about3.7 per cell.
03-25-2005, 12:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,830
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: 120VAC to 12VDC converter???

Red , Thanks for the info on the Pyramid power supply, the prices are excellent.
I have a Radio shack 10 amp that I purchased on clearance for $39 and their 25 amp switching power supply that was...
03-16-2005, 08:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,323
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: E-Flite Celectra lipo charger, anyone using?

Thanks for the info on the Celectra. A 1500 mah lipo charged at 1.5 amp should be 1 hour

The charge rate is 1c , for example a 1000 mah charged at 1 amp should be an hour, likewise if you...
03-16-2005, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Charge two packs simo.?

I did not do this with lipos but I tried it with 12 volt gel cel flight pack batteries and it overcharged one of them to the point
of burning up.
03-16-2005, 02:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,323
Posted By woodduck-RCU

E-Flite Celectra lipo charger, anyone using?

I am looking at some inexpensive field chargers for lipo and am narrowing it down between an E-flite Celectra and a Thunder Power 425 charger. Any comments? I just purchased a Astroflight lithium...
03-16-2005, 12:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 422
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: east-east st.louis combat/kit bashing?

There are several of us foam flyers that try to crash into each other at BuderPark in St. Louis County on weekends.

Woodduck
03-09-2005, 09:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 842
Posted By woodduck-RCU

RE: Triton or Astro flight Charger

I agree completely with Matt, the chargers are apples to oranges. I have a Triton and have recently purchased a Astroflight Lithium charger because of the added capacity. The astroflight is also much...
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