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by Terry Masters
February 26th, 2010, 9:49 pm
Forum: Electric Stuff
Topic: Electrify an ASK18 sailplane
Replies: 4
Views: 4021

Re: Electrify an ASK18 sailplane

Hi Simon,
Many thanks for your detailed response. Gives me plenty to think about and I anticipate making positive progress within the next few weeks.
Regards,
Terry.
by Terry Masters
February 25th, 2010, 12:18 pm
Forum: Electric Stuff
Topic: Electrify an ASK18 sailplane
Replies: 4
Views: 4021

Electrify an ASK18 sailplane

I have a Cliff Charlesworth ASK18 1/4 scale (4 metres) Sailplane and wish to add a pylon on top for electric power take-off and climb to height. It weighs 9lbs at present and adding the weight of power pod, battery etc I anticipate a total of about 10 lbs. What motor esc combination should I fit? I'...
by Terry Masters
February 24th, 2010, 4:29 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: electric power for sailplane
Replies: 1
Views: 1408

electric power for sailplane

I have a Cliff Charlesworth ASK18 1/4 scale (4 metres) Sailplane and wish to add a pylon on top for electric power take-off and climb to height. It weighs 9lbs at present and adding the weight of power pod, battery etc I anticipate a total of about 10 lbs. What motor esc combination should I fit? I'...
by Terry Masters
April 5th, 2009, 8:33 am
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: multi-bolt props on petrol engines
Replies: 5
Views: 4131

Re: multi-bolt props on petrol engines

Thankyou Andy for the response. I will proceed with the four bolt system as designed and bear in mind your experience and advice.
regards,
Terry Masters.
by Terry Masters
April 3rd, 2009, 4:37 pm
Forum: Technical Help required
Topic: multi-bolt props on petrol engines
Replies: 5
Views: 4131

multi-bolt props on petrol engines

I have a new 40 cc petrol engine which is designed for a four bolt fixing of the prop with a central spigot of 10 mm dia. I hear reports of the bolts shearing and also the prop bursting where the bolt holes are drilled through the hub. Do I, must I bite the bullet and modify the fixing to one centra...
by Terry Masters
February 16th, 2009, 8:28 pm
Forum: New Forum Required?
Topic: sold items
Replies: 3
Views: 4619

sold items

I notice that when an item has been sold it is often left on the site under the "for sale" heading. Why not remove it after say 2 days oytherwise, one day, the site will be full of sold items.
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