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Ultra Sport 1000 to electric

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Anybody have recommendations for converting a Great Plains Ultra Sport 1000 to electric motor, esc/ battery? What size motor and batteries to use for this model?
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Power 160 motor, Castle 90 HV speed control, 10S 4500 mah batteries and 18x12 prop.

That being said, you are already starting off with a heavy airplane, that is why I recommend the relitivly small batteries. It should rip but for about 5 minutes. Make sure to do modifications to get cool air in and around the power components and even more important, provide a means to get the hot air out.

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