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Old 03-23-2011, 11:52 AM
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i just recently bought an airfield p51 mustang it has a 57 in wingspan and is 49 in long and weighs just over 4 lbs. my question is could i install an e-flite power 46 670 kv motor in it and what kind of battery and esc do i need for the motor. thanks all responses will be greatly apreciated
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Old 03-23-2011, 01:45 PM
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Castle ICE HV-30, 6S1P 2200mAh (2x 3S1P), 12x6 standard prop.
Old 03-23-2011, 11:57 PM
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I am sure the motor would work great for a plane up to 5.5lbs. With a 5S set up you can try something like a 12x8 max. Go with an 80A ESC if you can, will give you the headroom for other planes in the future. On 6S and a 12x6 the prop will be screaming, that would be great fun too!

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