Had some trouble with the ducts – I couldn’t get them to follow the holes properly and then I had the plastic crack. To that end I took the ducts back out for take 2. Back ducts are looking Ok (not glued yet). Had to cut a bit different to allow for my outrunner power […]
Long time no post! Been busy with other stuff. I’ve now balanced one of the two fans. Good use of an old iPhone 3G:
I meant to post these when I got them, had them for ages now – Austrian air force decals.
I performed a full throttle long run test on the twin 50mm EDF system for the Saab. Hooked up to a 2200mAh 45C pack. It lasted just under 1min 50 seconds before performance drop/empty battery at full throttle. Pulled around 65amps continuous out the pack peaking at 70 amps. Sat around 650watts most of the […]
Made a lot of progress this afternoon on the Saab 105. The kit from MBS models is excellent everything slots together with such precision. The instructions are good and take you through each step in detail. I’ve gotten to a point now where I need to make sure the motors are balanced before they are […]
Next step label all parts according to the part list. Then carefully cut out and sand the front parts of the fuselage.
The build can begin! MBS Models Saab 105 / sk60. First step secure the build stand in two pieces of aluminium angle.