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YES; Another Newbie Question?

#1
I am building a foam flyer B-2 Bomber type Delta wing. Pusher using an Emaxx GT2215 1100kv motor purchased here in the FT store. Before I placed my order I asked which prop I needed to use to make it fly... I was told to use a CCW prop, to which I ordered four 8" CCW props.
Well I finally attached the prop for the first time (numbers facing towards the nose of the plane), to test fire and check for thrust - and found that I need a clockwise prop, as I had NO thrust exiting the rear of the plane, but a nice breeze blew to the nose of my B-2!!
I can not remember the rotational direction of the motor, but I believe it was turning (as you look straight at the shaft, CCW)
This wing called for a 6" prop, but I decided to try the 8" as I hoped it would allow me a little easier learning curve.

Sorry for being so long winded - I think I answered my own question?? Do I need a CLOCKWISE prop??

Thanks in advance, to anyone that answers...

Jim = stainless45
 

Snarls

Gravity Tester
Mentor
#2
You don't need a clockwise prop, you simply need to change the direction of the motor. All you have to do is swap any two of the three ESC leads going to the motor.
 
#5
Couldn't sleep, so worked on my project early this AM, and got ALL my problems solved.
"Snarls" Thanks again for your input - as changing two of the motor wires took care of my dilemma!!
"Capt_Bevis" Thanks for your advice, I am going to use the chrome cone spinner, provided with the motor. I may hit the hardware store and invest in a few nylon ny-lock nuts, as I like using those fasteners...

Now off to start my second build. Well finish getting the tiled pages onto the foamboard, and start cutting out the patterns of parts!

Jim = stainless45