Go Back  RCU Forums > Electric Aircraft Universe > 3D Electric Flying!
Reload this Page >

Texas RC Planes / OMP Katana 70 V2 Electric Conversion...>>>

Notices
3D Electric Flying! Discuss all aspects of Electric 3D RC flying here!

Texas RC Planes / OMP Katana 70 V2 Electric Conversion...>>>

Old 05-02-2013, 06:32 AM
  #1  
Giant_Scale_Gasser
Thread Starter
My Feedback: (84)
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Spring Hill, FL
Posts: 247
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
Default Texas RC Planes / OMP Katana 70 V2 Electric Conversion...>>>

Hey guys,

Just want to run some number by you electric guru pilots for my first 3D electric conversion project. I converted my Texas RC Planes Katana 70 V2 (OMP copy) from a Saito FA-100 to electric. I really know nothing about electrics, but I am learning quick.

Here are the airplane specs -

62" wingspan
60" length
984 sq in wing area
6lbs 8.0 ozs ready to fly

Electronics Specs
42-58 BL outrunner / 500KV
85A ESC / 5A BEC
4000mah / 5S / Li-po
17x4W APC "nitro" prop

Performance (measured)
Max Continious Amps 62
Max watt 1150
Creates 11.8lbs of static thrust.

Now here is my question. With the Saito 1.00 on it, I can perform every manuever in the book (except knife edge loops) at 1/3 throttle or less. Will this electric combo be roughly equivelant to that Saito performance?







Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service -

Copyright © 2024 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.