|Xtra 30-9 Evo II now in stock.
Plettenberg's answer for IMAC. It fills the gap between the EVO and
the Predator, and will handle up to 6kW!, and so
allow to power large aerobatic airplane up to 36lbs... Now
|Predator 30-8, is now the
answer for large scale and 3D aircraft. Will fly 3D planes up to 33lbs
and scale up to 66lbs! Up to 12kW of power!
See also mounting hardware for Predator.
Predator 30/8 flies with great success at the
Tucson 2005 shootout. The first 10kW motor that will fly IMAC/A planes
and replaces a 100-150cc gas motor.
here..(from Walt Perko)
|Xtra 30-Evo, high
performance version of this popular outrunner now available. Up to
3.5kW of pure power. Will fly scale aircraft up to 20lbs
|Going new ways in motor installation and prop
adapters for outrunners. Look at these smart
hardware for Xtra motors.
|Plettenberg has made available a serie of
valuable accessories for the Orbit series
of outrunners, like rear mount conversion, extension
for narrow fuselage and active cooling.
|Whole Team F3A Canada has chosen Plettenberg
Xtra25, see more:
F3A World Championship is held in France, 18-28 August 2005
Congratulation to F3A team Canada! Chad Northeast, Adam Glatt and
Dez Vaghy, well represented our country in France with their
electric powered airplanes. Chad made best placing from the team
finishing 17th and qualifying for the semi-finals (20 world bests)
and finishing 20st at the semi-finals. 43 countries were represented
with 118 pilots! New World Champion for the 4th time is Christophe
Chad was using Plettenberg Xtra
30-10 with great success!
For the results and official site:
prop measurement, over 18lbs of thrust!
outrunner for large airplane application:
Xtra 25-14, will swing huge 18 to 20"
prop in sport scale airplanes 28-32 cells or 9-10 LiPo, good for
Xtra 25-13 for F3A pattern, 10S2P Kok2100HD, 18 x 12 APC,
ideal for 9lbs airplanes.
Bernd Beschorner, is German
Champion in Class F3A and made 5th place at European Championship in
Lisbon (Portugal) with the same a setup, having so flown the first
electric direct drive setup making the top places!
In recent FMT (German modelling magazine) (4) four
F3A setup were tested and compared. The Plettenberg Xtra achieved
best overall performance. Comparative test was made with Xtra 25-13,
Torcman TM430-30-30, Lehner 2230-16-13 PG6:1 and Hacker C50-Acro
PG6.7:1. Plettenberg Xtra 25-13
achieved highest power output, lowest weight, lowest noise and
stayed the coolest during tests at 40 °C proving it's very high
The finest motor for the best pilot: Christophe
Paysant Leroux has chosen Plettenberg
Xtra 25-13 for his new
|The new HP370/40/A2 Heli is specifically designed
for large Helicopters like Joker II or Fury Ion and will perform
full 3-D. It comes equipped with integral fan and cooling ribs for
highest efficiency. Tested on heli of over 12lbs and rotor dia. of
1500 - 1600 mm it is the perfect 3D setup with the Schulze fut.
|F5B World championship in York (august 2004):
Plettenberg motors and Schulze controller remain
unbeatable. 5 of the top 10 places are held by pilots using
following equipment: HP220/37/A1 P6 7:1 and future 32.120F. This
setup was specifically developed for these championship and will no
longer produced since the rule changes.
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