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  1. Steve C replied to the thread Slot in wing for pusher prop???.

    Really loud and not very good for prop efficiency. Potentially damaging to the prop as well since it could cause resonance issues.

    Jul 16, 2019 at 3:18 AM
  2. Steve C replied to the thread Raptor Composite Aircraft.

    That's a really good point about the Bugatti. It didn't make me feel good when I read about the drive problems. I hope Peter doesn't...

    Jul 13, 2019 at 2:55 PM
  3. Steve C replied to the thread Electric power for dummys.......

    Go get a 14 pole model motor and a similar size 2 pole. You will fry that 2 pole trying to make it turn the prop the 14 pole will turn....

    Jul 12, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  4. Steve C replied to the thread Electric power for dummys.......

    Ok, the experts say the pole count effect on torque is negligible when conparing motors with the same kv. I guess where I was going is...

    Jul 11, 2019
  5. Steve C replied to the thread Electric power for dummys.......

    I've never seen a Chinese motor that couldn't be improved by rewinding. Sometimes you can increase copper fill by as much as 30% and...

    Jul 11, 2019
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