Extra 330 sets new climb to 3000m record for electric

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Extra 330 sets new climb to 3000m record for electric

Post by Voltron » Dec 17, 2016 1:42 pm

Extra 330 with the new Siemens motor sets new 3000m (9800ish feet) time to climb record for electrics...
http://arstechnica.com/cars/2016/12/thi ... lane-ever/

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Re: Extra 330 sets new climb to 3000m record for electric

Post by Voltron » Dec 17, 2016 11:51 pm

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Re: Extra 330 sets new climb to 3000m record for electric

Post by Voltron » Dec 22, 2016 11:40 am

For anyone confused, that's the real full size plane with a pilot, not a really detailed RC. :D

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