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Rocker10/12/2018 23:15:37
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I have a old E-Flite Hurricane ,now well a truly discontinued .It fly really well but today I broke the only propeller I had left and it seems the propellers for the e-Flite Hurricane are no more .The propeller is a 11.75 X 7 ,what would be a better replacement the APC 12 X 7 electric prop or the 11x 7 electric prop ??

Simon Knight27/01/2019 09:54:43
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Hi Rocker, I run an APC 12x6 with my Hurricane, everything else is stock with a 3s 3200 and she flies really nicely.

Stearman6527/01/2019 09:58:49
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Posted by Rocker on 10/12/2018 23:15:37:

I have a old E-Flite Hurricane ,now well a truly discontinued .It fly really well but today I broke the only propeller I had left and it seems the propellers for the e-Flite Hurricane are no more .The propeller is a 11.75 X 7 ,what would be a better replacement the APC 12 X 7 electric prop or the 11x 7 electric prop ??

You could always trim the 12x7 to 11 3/4x7 buy make sure you balance it before use.

leccyflyer27/01/2019 10:03:38
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I'd say that there will be no significant difference between the APC-E 12x7 and the EFlite 11.75" x7" . The thinner profile of the APC-E versus the E-Flite prop will more than likely offset the minimal blade length difference in terms of current draw. I wouldn't recommend trimming the prop, for no obvious benefit.

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