By continuing to use this site, you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more
Forum sponsored by:
Forum sponsored by CML

Swizzle Stick for electric?

Swizzle Stick free plan.

All Topics | Latest Posts

Search for:  in Thread Title in  
kc06/03/2012 12:35:15
6411 forum posts
173 photos

Has anyone built a Swizzle Stick from the Peter Miller plan In RC ModelWorld Nov 2010?

In particular has anyone electrified it & extended the nose to make the CG correct with a lightweight electric motor instead of the relatively heavy glow motor?

Also the rudder looks quite small especially with the massive wing area. Any comments on whether the rudder should be enlarged?

kc07/03/2012 14:22:10
6411 forum posts
173 photos

No replies yet! Presumably all the forum members are loyal RCME readers and don't read the rival mags!

It looks such an easy and quick build that I would have expected quite a few builders of a free plan by now.

Stephen Jones08/03/2012 00:33:29
avatar
2803 forum posts
1614 photos

Hi Kc ,

I have the plan for the Swizzle stick and thought of building it but that is as far as i got with it .

So no not a Loyal RCME reader its a case of what ever takes my fancy with me .

And yes should be an easy one to convet .

So long as the motor and battery is as powerfull as the engine that is .

Peter Miller08/03/2012 08:26:34
avatar
10928 forum posts
1272 photos
10 articles

Well, I didn't feel the need to enlarge the rudder.

IT easy and quick to build.

Don't ask me about electric conversions.

All Topics | Latest Posts

Please login to post a reply.

Support Our Partners
electricwingman 2017
Sussex Model Centre
CML
Slec
Advertise With Us
Sarik
Latest "For Sale" Ads
Has home isolation prompted you to start trad' building?
Q: The effects of Coronavirus

 Yes - for the first time
 Yes - but Ive bashed balsa before
 No - Ive existing projects on the bench
 No - Im strictly an ARTF person

Latest Reviews
Digital Back Issues

RCM&E Digital Back Issues

Contact us

Contact us

Magazine Locator

Want the latest issue of RCM&E? Use our magazine locator link to find your nearest stockist!

Find RCM&E!