Notices
Electric General Discussion General Discussion forum about rc electric related aircraft, accessories, flight, tips, etc.

Midwest Aerostar 40

Old 10-31-2011, 06:43 PM
  #1  
onestep48
Junior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Kelowna, BC, CANADA
Posts: 2
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default Midwest Aerostar 40

Hi all. Could you please tell me if a midwest aerostar 40 would make a good electric conversion and if so what motor and battery pack would be a good choice. Thanks.
Old 11-18-2011, 10:38 PM
  #2  
skyblue
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: X, PA
Posts: 111
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Default RE: Midwest Aerostar 40

No not really. You would need a 800watt motor or larger and a 5000ma lipo 5cell. The battery would be located in the fuel tank compartment (too small).Balancing would be a problem. The fuse would need major surgery.
Old 11-19-2011, 09:19 AM
  #3  
blvdbuzzard
 
Join Date: Jun 2002
Location: high deserts, CA
Posts: 3,717
Likes: 0
Received 4 Likes on 4 Posts
Default RE: Midwest Aerostar 40

Why would it not make a good conversion?

The only thing I can see is that you may need to make taller gear.

If you want a nice easy flier a Tacon .32 with a 4s 4000mah battery.

If you want a lot of extra power a Tacon .46 with a 5s 5000 battery.



http://www.hobbypartz.com/96m604-big...520-770kv.html

http://www.hobbypartz.com/96m605-big...020-670kv.html

http://www.hobbypartz.com/07e06-proton-60a.html

http://www.hobbypartz.com/98p-25c-4000-4s1p.html

http://www.hobbypartz.com/98p-25c-5500-5s1p.html



Buzz.

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.