electric motors

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    Electric Motor For Pusher Racing Plane Weighing 1.4-1.6kg

    Hi, I am building a pusher electric racing plane that weighs around 1.4kg to 1.6kg, I've been learning about brushless motor for some time now and what I understood is that more RPM will give you more speed. I've been looking for Pylon Race Motors but they are mostly for 1kg or below, can anyone...
  2. Scooter The White Rabbit

    Help! 4 motor power?

    Okay, with the Guinea Pig you use a Y-power harness from the batteries to the ESC's. Build a C-130 that size, but it has 4 motors, thus four ESC's. So, 3 Y-power harnesses? Can it be that simple? Now, how do you get longer times in the air, and... well... a touch more oomph from the motors...
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    Newbie - HK Bix3 Trainer

    Hi, This my first post to this forum. I am in Canada but have the same issues as the US newbies. ;) I purchased a HK Bix3 ARF. I selected the electronics based on HK recommendations and to my disappointment couldn't get the plane off of the ground. I went with the 2728-1000 kv motor with an 8x5...