Posts filed under: Upgraded

Episode 157 – 1 Battery, 1 Hour

Can we fly an hour on just one battery? Lets find out! This episode I’ll put one of MyGeekShow’s NCR18650B cells on the Raptor 100 and see if we can...
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Episode 156 – Raptor Tornado!

The Raptor 100 is pretty maneuverable stock, but I wanted to see if I could increase the Raptor 100’s barrel roll rate to an insane level. Do a rapid diving...
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Episode 155 – The Need for Speed!

How fast can the Raptor 140 fly? Lets put the two packs in series instead of parallel and DOUBLE the power output of the motor!...
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Episode 146 – NCR18650B Test Flight

Last week I did some bench testing on the NCR18650B Lithium Ion cells, and the results were very promising, showing twice the energy density as a LiPo. This week I...
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Episode 145 – Epic RC Crossbow Launcher

After having some difficulty launching the heavier Raptor140B+ (carries three 5Ah batteries) I decided to invest the time into building a cross bow launcher. It has a few key features...
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Episode 118 – Raptor Flying Wing plus APM equals Awesome

I added the APM to my Raptor Flying wing and tested it’s stabilization and RTL feature. I had a motor mount issue that ended the flight early, but after a...
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Episode 104 – Hawk Sky Faster and Stronger!

Got the CG fixed and a new 6×4 prop on the Hawk Sky! Its faster and has a better climb rate. Of course we had to test it’s ability to...
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Episode 103 – Hacked Hawk Sky

After some motor and battery issues, the Hawk Sky was cut up, repaired, epoxied, bolted and all other sorts of manipulation before it flew again. We’re getting closer to a...
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Episode 101 – Hawk Sky Flaperons!

On this episode we doubled the size of the Hawk Sky’s control surfaces, switched out the stock transmitter with a T9x and added flaperons. It can really do some exciting...
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Episode 37 – Scratch Built Clark Y Wing Testing

On this episode of My Geek Show I tested the Clark Y airfoil I made for: Endurance: Did a little better than the Easy Star Wings Wing Loading: Did much...
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