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Old 07-29-2007, 10:07 AM
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hi,
please help.
what servos to use for elevator and rudder on a 85" SBD dauntless?
how much torque and speed do i need?
is there a calculator to find out these values i will need acording to the surfases?
i am thinking of futaba or hitec.
thanks very much
achilles
Old 07-29-2007, 01:15 PM
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see www.coloradogliders.com
Old 08-13-2007, 12:48 PM
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ORIGINAL: rxAxilleas

hi,
please help.
what servos to use for elevator and rudder on a 85" SBD dauntless?
how much torque and speed do i need?
is there a calculator to find out these values i will need acording to the surfases?
i am thinking of futaba or hitec.
thanks very much
achilles
Did you get the answer you needed? If not, can you provide a link to the specs on the plane?

The MFG usually provides some kind of guidance on servos.
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ORIGINAL: rxAxilleas hi, please help. what servos to use for elevator and rudder on a 85" SBD dauntless? how much torque and speed do i need? is there a calculator to find out these values i will need acording to the surfases? i am thinking of futaba or hitec.
thanks very much achilles
Servo calculators, amongst others, under "Calculators, Conversion, Center of Gravity, Electric Flight , MAC & Servo Torque calculation charts." on my web page:
Performance Slide Rule Calculator - Servo torque, Horsepower, Stall Speed etc.
R/C Aircraft Proving Grounds - CG, MAC, Servo & Basic Model Calculators
RC Calculators - C.Gadd. [Servo Torque, Wing Loading, Glow to Electric etc.]
RC Performance calculators - Thrust, hp, Airspeed, RPM vs Load. etc
Hitec Current Servo Line-up.
Check each servo for the .pdf of full factory specifications and uses for each servo.
FAQ - Programming digital servos.
Regards
Alan T.
Alan's Hobby, Model & RC FAQ Web Links

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