B36 First Steps
Here is a video of Ivan and Kevin Chiselett and Andrew Smallridge's first systems test. This is the first time for the model to be moving under it's own power. This test run revealed a few teething problems and once these are rectified a maiden flight will take place.
- This plane was designed from scratch by Kevin & Andrew
- Fiberglass & painting by Andrew
- Built by Ivan
- 4+ Years in the making
Some stats for you on the model
- 6 Meter wing span
- 65 Kg in weight
- 6 Electric motors with 1610 Props, 6S batteries each motor
- 4 70mm Ducted fans
The plan is to have this model flying at the P&DARCS Scratch Built Scale Rally on the 11-12 November.
Video filmed and produced by Alan Foley