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New F18 70mm edf

Old 03-04-2011, 04:58 PM
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Default New F18 70mm edf

Would like to know what are the throws for the elevators and ailerons

Not listed on the plans

If anybody can help me out

Thanks
Old 03-09-2011, 09:35 AM
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Default RE: New F18 70mm edf

Set your low rates to have about 1/4" deflection and a bit more for your high rates.

Dial in Expo on your TX to avoid over-sensitivity.

I like higher roll rates so I set up more deflextion on the ailerons.
Old 03-11-2011, 04:30 PM
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Default RE: New F18 70mm edf

Okay thanks will do

PS;

Did yu put ever try f18 with ruddrs is it worth putting them

Its a hassle to cut them out and hinge and then put rudder servo in

Dn't know if it is worth while

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Default RE: New F18 70mm edf

IMHO it's not worth doing.

You don't use the rudders when flying this plane, and because it will fly sooo slowly on landing ( under power ), you can land it width-wise on a runway during a cross wind.


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