2 blades or 3 blades?

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Midnight Music
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2 blades or 3 blades?

Post by Midnight Music » Fri Jun 23, 2017 3:54 pm

I am curious, what the criteria is as to when to use a 2 blade prop or a 3 blade prop. Does it apply to certain specific models?

Lee

Raptor
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Re: 2 blades or 3 blades?

Post by Raptor » Fri Jun 23, 2017 5:11 pm

Depends how deep are the owner's pockets
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Hangar200
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Re: 2 blades or 3 blades?

Post by Hangar200 » Sun Oct 01, 2017 3:34 pm

A true enough answer for TRW…but considering it costs us nothing to punch the radio button…I had the same question. So let me ask this:

Is there a physics/power difference between the two props modeled?
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Krazycolin
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Re: 2 blades or 3 blades?

Post by Krazycolin » Sun Oct 01, 2017 4:13 pm

there's an ever so slight sound difference but no difference in how they fly... (as per the real world)
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