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  1. B

    EDF X-wing possible?

    This build idea is beyond my skills... for now, just learning here. I've been toying with the idea of a scale EDF X-wing for a while but know it'd be an extremely difficult build just for the air frame and balance, knowing next to nothing about EDFs pushes it too far into the red to try, what...
  2. JimCR120

    Blade Inductrix

    So there I was in the not-so-local hobby shop on the way back from dropping my wife off at the airport (surefire formula for an RC purchase:cool:) and there on the counter were stacks of these little guys just received a few days ago. Having purchased a couple of Pico QX's for my son and my...
  3. James Y

    One Piece EDF for FT Viggen

    I am hoping someone can recommend a good all-in-one EDF unit for the Ft Viggen, ideally from HobbyKing, or somewhere in Canada. I originally bought this setup, but had my Fan explode on spool up...: Turnigy L2855-2800 EDF Outrunner (630w) 10 Blade High-Performance 70mm EDF Ducted Fan Unit...
  4. C

    Hot Wire Foam cut Viggen

    This was my first time using a hot wire, I used the link for the formers from Flite Test, printed and traced the onto sheets of balsa wood and within an hour had the pieces cut and glued together, before I knew it I had the fuselage complete and it was ready for sanding, after a lot of sanding I...
  5. M

    Micro Su-35/37 with thrust vectoring nozzles - a challenge for Flite Test

    Hi Flite Test!!! I thought I will give you a hard project. You have already made F-22 from America, JA-37 from Europe, maybe it's time for something Russian? :) Your goal is to make an EDF Su-35/Su-37 (or a mix of them, like Su-35 with canards :D) from foam/depron with advanced 3D fuselage and...
  6. C

    Videos on Gasers/EDF/Balsa/etc. please!

    Hello everyone/Flite Test, I've noticed that the free video content Flite Test offers is mainly [if not entirely] videos related to foamies or RC planes in general. Although I haven't ventured into flying Gasers and EDF jets [and other means of propulsion and building materials], in the future...
  7. I

    edf versawing mod

    Hey, I had a 64mm edf laying around and wanted to make an airframe for it. so i used the plans for a blunt nose versawing and altered the wing pitch a few inches and this is what i came up with, flies great. wanted to share with all of you
  8. M

    Micro nozzles thrust vectoring EDF Su-35 - a challange for Flite Test

    Hi Flite Test!!! I thought I will give you a hard project. You have already made F-22 from America, JA-37 from Europe, maybe it's time for something Russian? :) Your goal is to make an EDF Su-35/Su-37 (or a mix of them, like Su-35 with canards :D) from foam/depron with advanced 3D fuselage and...
  9. CptCrazyFingers

    What would you like to see as the new FT scratch build aircraft.

    Flite Test has designed so many great scratch built aircraft. I would love to see a new EDF jet. Maybe the FT-Sabre (F-86). What do you want to see as the next FT scratch build?
  10. K

    64mm Awesome looking edf versa wing fpv

    Hi guys, i am building an edf versa wing for my DT GCSE, its pretty much finished now and i was wondering if anyone had any comments on it. I will be posting an article as soon as i have some nice footage but that may not be until after the project is submitted so ill post some images and a...
  11. A

    Is this a right model for the FT viggen?

    I want to get an EDF for the ft viggen, however I want to make sure that this is the right edf. http://www.hobbyking.com/hobbyking/store/%5F%5F49489%5F%5FDr%5FMad%5FThrust%5F70mm%5F11%5FBlade%5FAlloy%5FEDF%5F1900kv%5FMotor%5F1900watt%5F6S%5F.html Does it have too high of a thrust? Will the...
  12. Andre

    64mm EDF Scratch Build

    A good FT friend is sending me a 64mm EDF motor. Wants to see what I'll come up with. Hmm time to start designing very simple and light air frames. For some reason some of the classic designs speak to me. To be honest the de Havilland Vampire looks wonderful. Or maybe the Grumman A-6...
  13. FrozenCanadianFingers

    A Different Take on Davids Rocket Plane

    I had the bright idea one winters day last week to put Estes rockets onto a plane. Having only found one video on the YouTube of a guy who just taped one on a trainer. Also having seen David's rocket plane, I thought I'd take it farther and build an EDF Jet that had two D sized rockets onboard...
  14. Rames

    X-Wing feasibility study

    I've seen a few RC x-wings on the web (there's even a trainer in this forum). But they usually have a canard up front or a pusher/slot prop. All creative and viable ideas, but I've been thinking about something a bit more scale looking with EDFs. However, many challenges to overcome. My first...
  15. F

    Flight of the F.T. 20 Dew Raptor

    you guys ask for it so here you go! http://youtu.be/kNzAPWHwHik
  16. J

    EDF - Copter

    Hi all, another idea: An episode dedicated to an EDF quad/tricopter build or modification. :cool: again, just an idea. thanks.
  17. F

    EDF FT 22 RAPTOR

    I put my 64mm edf Dr. mad Thrust on my home made FT 22 Raptor with a 4 cell 2200 mah heres the Video sorry didnt have anybody to video it so had to just set the camera on the ground! flew great with no trim! :)
  18. A

    747

    I would really like to see someone build a Boeing 747 with all four engines being EDF. I understand that it would have to be fairly large for the EDFs to be to scale, but you could carry around a model space shuttle on it's back! It would also be pretty nice for FPV if it were built that large...
  19. RCrazy

    Viggen

    Oops