MyGeekShow completes and Maidens the Raptor 140b

After a rather damaging Raptor 140 crash (see, I built the the 140b, which is essentially the 140, with some improvements:

-Carries 10Ah instead of 8.8Ah, and will eventually carry 15Ah. Should allow for 75km flights at 80kph!

-Improved electronics placement that allows for additional batteries to be carried directly over the CG point.

-Improved weight distribution allows for 90% less reflex on the elevons, reducing drag.

-80% precipitation sealed, an improvement over the 140's 50% sealed (batteries, motor and ESC are still exposed)

-Uses the 140 Kit I sell on my site and follows the build videos 100% (you have to use what you sell IMO!)


It's maiden flight went flawlessly, it should be just as good and even better than the original Raptor 140.

See you next week! 


More Info:

Buy the Kit on MyGeekStore:
Build Videos/Learn More:

Raptor 140b Stats:
Weight: 1780g
Max Flight Time: 80min
Max Range: 75km
Stall Speed: 30kph
Cruise Speed: 95kph
Max Speed: 135kph
Radio Range: 1.5km

The equipment on it:
Autopilot: APM2.6
Radio Tx: ParkeFlyer Turnigy 9x Tx:
Reciever: 6ch FlySky
Telemtry: 915mhz 100mW 3DR
Battery: (2) 5.0Ah 20C Turnigy Lipo:
ESC: 60A Brushless
Motor: 3542 1450kv brushless
Prop: 10x7 Carbon Fiber Folding
Servos: 11g digital
Onboard camera:

Learn More:
Raptor Details:
USA Trip Details:

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Filmed, Edited, Produced and Published by Trent in Arkansas, USA

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