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  • Star Wars DIY

    This Guy has a beautiful little scratch build...this showed up on RCG sub forum-post 250-253(just scroll down)
    https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...ur-Subs/page17

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    Originally posted by Bob Gato View Post
    This Guy has a beautiful little scratch build...this showed up on RCG sub forum-post 250-253(just scroll down)
    https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/show...ur-Subs/page17
    Nice! I saw something similar not too long ago only with the USS Enterprise. This guy appears to be dynamic, but the Big E almost seemed to have static diving system of sorts. Very cool either way.

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    • #3
      Yes dynamic-but he doesn't need much forward speed to go below-also with independent power and vectored thrust (no dive planes) the ship powers nose down and powers itself under water..go to that link and check out the inside..

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      • #4
        Here's an update with a clear video-(remember to click YouTube in lower right after starting yideo and watch on full screen)
         
        Last edited by Bob Gato; 04-09-2019, 06:40 AM.

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        • #5
          Picture from RCgroups site. By AJWOODS

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          • #6
            I can't quite tell-are those two brushless motors(3 wires)? and what radio is that-from the antenna length and underwater performance, I know its not 2.4..I don't recognize the markings.

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            • #7
              See the gray bullet shape things inside the engine nacelle of the fighter, motor pods from a cheap RC boat, most likely 130s or 280s.
              Make it simple, make strong, make it work!

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