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Author Topic: Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier  (Read 846 times)

Online Peter Germann

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Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier
« on: September 21, 2020, 09:22:15 AM »
At the e-speed F2G nationals from September 19th 2020 two swiss flyers passed 300 Km/h (182 mph). For detail go to: www.fesselflug.ch
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Re: Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier
« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2020, 09:59:07 AM »
Very impressive!
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Re: Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier
« Reply #2 on: September 07, 2021, 08:27:25 AM »
Sept. 4 2021: Daniel Rota clocks 309.2 km/hr at the Lugo, Italy F2G contest.
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Offline Tim Wescott

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Re: Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier
« Reply #3 on: September 07, 2021, 05:14:26 PM »
If anyone posted a movie, please post links.
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Re: Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier
« Reply #4 on: September 08, 2021, 11:37:21 AM »
Given the harsh limitations on 2.5 cc piston engines and the complete lack of limits on electric motors it is not surprising that the unlimited motors beat the limited engines.
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Re: Electric FAI speed model pass the 300 Km/h barrier
« Reply #5 on: September 09, 2021, 09:15:11 AM »
Sept. 4 2021: Daniel Rota clocks 309.2 km/hr at the Lugo, Italy F2G contest.

..and using an APC prop!


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