Mosquito Models

Fridtjof Schuessler sent me a few images of his radio controlled Mosquito along with the following details:

The model has a 1.7m wingspan and is powered by two 12V Mabuchi Electro motors geared at a ratio of 1:2, batteries are 16 cells Sanyo NiCd 1700 SCR, lhe landing gear is retractable and the full wight of the model is around 3kg.

All images courtesy of Fridtjof Schuessler.

 

Overall view of the model ready for take-off Overall view of the model ready for take-off. For a larger (2018x1580, 2.2mb) version of this image, click here.
The model climbing after take-off The model climbing after take-off. For a larger (1978x1415, 1.32mb) version of this image, click here.
The model performing a high-speed pass The model performing a high-speed pass. For a larger (1492x1209, 827kb) version of this image, click here.
The model landing The model landing. For a larger (1692x1223, 1.13mb) version of this image, click here.
 
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