Last week topics
Electric motors and configurations
Last week we had conversations with a number of interesting people: experts I would call them. They have been doing various tests on the power of the so far best motors to the job: the Rotomax 150 cc. This motor has indeed been tested by Reidar Berntsen from Norway. He did very good series of test with a gear version and a non geared, measuring output, voltage, amps rev's and static trust, see at your right. This great work did give us a good confirmation of our thoughts and calculations. We also have to thank Mayamikan for a comparable test (second video) So we do have a comfortable basis.
The shape of the mini crowd funding system is now tested (trial) to see expected reactions: shares or certificates of 2000 Euro are placed with the value of o.a.:
Universities and high schools
The work on shaping a community with awards in man drone competitions has started bit by bit. We visit different universities and high schools and find a lot of enthusiasm. We need to extend to the USA. Forrest Frantz, a RC expert, has been particular helpful in making a first list . Any connections again welcome!