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Old 08-21-2008, 02:41 PM   #1
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Default peak models yak 25%

i've just bought a peak models yak 25% from a friend, can anyone tell me where the correct cg is, also i've fitted a spe 43cc and full spektrum radio what batteries would be best for these items. thanks steve.
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Old 08-21-2008, 06:05 PM   #2
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Default Re: peak models yak 25%

We have a great thread on the East R/C version of this plane http://www.flyinggiants.com/forums/f...ld-thread.html

I have the 43 in mine, it is not lacking any power.... I am using a NiMh 3000 6V pack behind the canopy on the radio, just because I needed the weight to balance with the 43 and Pitts muffler. On ignition I am running an 1100 A123. The original intention was to run the 1100 A123's on both to play with them, but that didn't work out......

Oh, East R/C has the manual on-line http://www.eastrc.org/manuals/yak54.pdf It has the CG at 135 mm "5 1/3" inches from the leading edge at the fuse....

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Old 08-28-2008, 10:16 PM   #3
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is the 43 with a pitts muffler loud?
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Old 08-28-2008, 10:54 PM   #4
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some kids at our field fly one of these with a spe26 and it is tremendous. light and more than enough power. i hope the 43 isn't just extra weight. the 26 3d's it around with authority!
I've been out fishing!!!!
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