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trevor v

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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #50 on: March 21, 2011, 08:46:55 PM »

Hi from trev. I am building a U47 it is my 1st sub but i have made r/c models before.It is a static diving fitted with a engel 852 tank.It is far from finished but i hope to take it to brookwell on sunday,







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Mankster

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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #51 on: March 21, 2011, 11:04:39 PM »

Looks great, and well done on fitting your first sub with a tank! These Robbe boats dive much more realistically with the extra ballast. See you at Brockwell.

silent running556

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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #52 on: March 22, 2011, 12:39:26 AM »

Where did you get your wiring stuff from mate? my local shop doesn't deal with subs so wasn't any help in this dept.
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trevor v

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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #53 on: March 22, 2011, 07:05:33 PM »

HI silent running, i got my wire from maplins in stevanage it is 15amp power lead for car amps?. I am haveing problems with the motors (I only room for 2x5C cells plus 4C cell rx pack,I do not like bec) I have swop the motors for low drain 540 but still not happy :((



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silent running556

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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #54 on: March 22, 2011, 08:05:30 PM »

Aaah, have you got somewhere in mind for testing it? Fairlands Valley maybe?
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trevor v

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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #55 on: March 22, 2011, 08:42:15 PM »

its 1st full test willbe at brookwell.it has been tested in a very small pound eg.10x6 by 18" deep 
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Re: Robbe u-47
« Reply #56 on: March 22, 2011, 08:47:07 PM »

Well you couldn't get a better test tank. Bring swimming trunks and a towel, just in case!  :-))
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