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Vigilant1

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I didn’t know the RR-O-200 was different from the regular. I thought it was just a licensed copy. PC is more a RR version. Interesting
 

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Its an interesting project from an historical perspective, but 178 lbs for somewhere between 57 and 70hp is a lot of weight.
 

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Weight wise equal to a C-90. I also think the prop used might be a little aggressive. Technically the prop numbers are a good start but to get the ground clearance it’s just too much a change diameter to pitch. A 72x48 like it should have would probably make it climb like a rocket. That or ease up on the pitch with the same diameter. I bet it’s close if propped right.

The problem is cost and parts. When you could go to a surplus seller and get one for $200, made it palatable. Now, if one unique part breaks, it might be years until you find another.

I would be game for a cheap good one. My thing has a 290 GPU, but it is very much a clean conversion. It would be hard to make it work if you had to chase parts.
 
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