Thanks for that.
I knew that the stations are huge.
Thanks for the info.
I know we are well off topic here, but what kind of range would you think is useful? I am unfamiliar with how these are used and assumed that they...
Sorry again for my earlier reply.
Do you see that something like this with a 30 to 60 minute flight duration as being useful?
That is why I an struggling to get reliable data to work from. I believe that we are on the cusp of technology that would enable experimenters to...
Very nicely presented website, quite clear and straight forward.
I wish you every good luck in your endeavor.
You are probably correct on the Zenith copy now that I looked at the specs, however the wing clearly resembles one.
As far as the ecological...
I have not been able to determine from the info provided exactly how the modules are packaged in the 62Kw pack. The modules pictured are the 40Kw...
The hornet is obviously a direct copy of a Zenith CH701.
My calculations of using this airframe for electric power is favorable.
Thanks for the...
To interconnect 10 leaf cells you would need 27 inches of buss bar I used aluminum for a weight of .24 pounds
To connect to controller and motor I...
I could envision cattle ranchers in the outback using these instead of helecopters. Provide an adequate solar charging station and save a bunch....
I totally agree with the Pipestrel thought.
18.5 Kw for 5 min - 1.5 Kw
13.5 Kw for 30 min = 6.75 Kw
13.5 Kw for 15 min reserve = 3.4 Kw...
SD-1 Also uses 24HP Briggs engine.
Briggs weight approx 70 pounds + FWF
(Allowed engines up to 93 pounds).
9 gallons fuel = 54 Pounds for total of...
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