Archive for December, 2009

After using this system in my FunJet to hit 146mph I have to believe this is the ultimate low cost 1600watt power system for under $90.  I will definitely be using this system in more of my upcoming builds as I think there is more to be squizzed out of it!! If you haven’t seen the FunJet video please check it out below. I have also included direct links to the seperate components to this system for those who dare to go this fast!!!! The complete setup for under $90 includes the following (Click on the pictures to go to Hobby City’s Website for even more information) :
Turnigy 3648 1450kv 1600watt Brushless Motor

Turnigy 3648 1450kv 1600watt Brushless Motor

 

HobbyKing 90-100amp esc rated for 2s-7s LiPo Cells

HobbyKing 90-100amp esc rated for 2s-7s LiPo Cells

 

Turnigy 3-5amp UBEC rated for 2s-5s LiPo Cells

Turnigy 3-5amp UBEC rated for 2s-5s LiPo CellsZippy Flightmax 2200mAh 40c 5s1p Lipo

 

Zippy Flightmax 2200mAh 40c 5s1p Lipo

Zippy Flightmax 2200mAh 40c 5s1p Lipo

 

 

1600watt FunJet video – Hitting 146mph at Hermann Airport. Check it out!!!!

 

Ok Everyone, sorry for the delay, but here is the information for the December 2009 Drawing Giveaway. one luck person will win the prizes listed below.
How to Enter the Drawing.
To enter the Drawings, you will need to do the following:
  1. Subscribe to our rcFoamFighters YouTube Channel if not already
  2. Send an email to admin@rcfoamfighters.com
  3. In email include your YouTube Name
  4. Make Email Subject “December 2009 Drawing”

Hey guys here is the info for this months prize.  For the month of December the Prize will be the following:

  1. Turnigy Watt Meter and Power Analyzer
  2. Turnigy 2409-1600 Brushless Motor

Here are some pictures (Click on pictures to see more information on HobbyKings Website)

Turnigy Watt Meter and Power Analyzer
Turnigy Watt Metter and Power Analyzer
Turnigy 2409-1600 Brushless Motor
Turnigy 2409-1600 Brushless Motor

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Good Luck To All!

UPDATE, VIENNA3109 IS THE WINNER OF DEC. 2009 PRIZE.

Hey everyone I finally put a 5 cell setup in my FunJet and man is it fast!!!! Below is the video of the installation and first test flights along with a list of the components and prices. I got all this from HobbyKing .com for under $90 so this is a very affordable and powerful setup (1600watts) Check it out!!

  • Turnigy 3648 1450kv brushless motor (rated @ 1600watts) $19.89
  • HobbyKing 90-100amp esc $29.99
  • Turnigy 3-5amp ubec (rated for 2-5 cell LiPo) $7.83
  • Zippy Flightmax 2200mAh 5S1P 40C LiPo Battery $32.17
  • Total cost (89.88)

Link to HobbyKing.com!

http://www.hobbycity.com/hobbycity/store/uh_index.asp