Got a motor without a label? Here is a strategy for figuring out what it can do.
Challenge accepted! A website member has come up with a fascinating solution to my challenge from two weeks ago.
What was I thinking? Let me explain the logic behind my electric model airplane power system sizing rule.
In practice, what is a good process for finding the best propeller for an electric model airplane? This is a lot harder than it looks.
It took me years to unravel this mystery.
Do not confuse this with the balance point of your model!
This is an alternate method that is easier but less safe.
Don’t panic! Using my special trick, measuring this one is dead simple.
Measuring this one is a bit tricky, but not hard to do once you get the hang of it.
The simplest motor constant to measure, I only recommend one method for doing this.