SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

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SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sat Dec 07, 2013 1:41 pm

I built one these viggens with foam with hot wire cutter . Maiden today at PLF , underpowered with 3 cell, needs 4 cell I think .
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sat Dec 07, 2013 1:43 pm

battle scars from tree tops in this pic, but flies awesome, hopefully better on 4 cell
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby saboo on Sat Dec 07, 2013 7:57 pm

Would be interested in seeing pictures of your foamcutter.
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sat Dec 07, 2013 11:55 pm

Made with things I had around , cheap and simple and works great!
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:04 am

adapter
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:09 am

not the viggen but a pic of a F16 foamy made with hot wire cutting
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:12 am

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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby trevor on Sun Dec 08, 2013 2:34 pm

is that just a simple adapter with clips on the end? just plug in to the wall thats it???
what do you mean low rates and expo???
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby timberman on Sun Dec 08, 2013 3:04 pm

yes plugs right into wall outlet , it needs to have around 1.5A output .

the cutting wire is apiece of servo pull pull wire with plastic burnt off
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Re: SAAB VIGGEN (flite test )

New postby retiredVTT on Mon Dec 09, 2013 12:03 am

Wow...we have may talanted members in this HEFA group....gotta talk to you, Dennis, about putting on a haf hour demo of this in the New Year.

Good luck with the four cell upgrade, I'm sure that will make all the differance.

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