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Electric Motor,battery,Prop for Mini Bell

Old 10-08-2003, 12:43 PM
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Default Electric Motor,battery,Prop for Mini Bell

The Peck Polymers Mini Bell was designed for a Cox Pee Wee .020.

What electric setup would you suggest?

The specifications are:
Wing span 25"
Wing Area 100" sq. in.
Flying weight 8-10 OZ (assumed to be with a .020 and older Cannon radio gear)

I was thinking the Wattage 180 motor and direct drive prop from their 180 cub may be about right with 6 cell 2/3 NiMh 370 battery, but am guessing. I based this idea on the wing span and weight of the cub.

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Old 10-09-2003, 01:57 PM
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Default RE: Electric Motor,battery,Prop for Mini Bell

I was going to recommend a GWS IPS geared motor for your power system but it looks like someone already tried it and likes it.

For details, go [link=http://www.geocities.com/minircplanes/minibell.html]here[/link].

Good luck!

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