FT Mini Vector

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Welcome the newest plane from Peter "The Mad Scientist" Sripol's laboratory... The FT Mighty Mini Vector!! This plane has it all! 3D capabilites, agility, speed and most of all a great flying experience! You can always expect a little "crazy" when it comes to peter's planes, but this one has just the right combination of a little crazy, a smidge of class and a whole lot of FUN! This plane will also be equiped with Water Resistant Flite Test foam board by Adams. We are hoping this foam will transcend expectations and bring about a movement to extend the quality and durability of foam airplanes as we know them! So, Take the FT Mighty Mini Vector for a spin and shoot us a review about your experience!..LETS FLY!!

Flitetest Planes

Check out this Wiki page for more Flitetest planes and parts.


Specifications

Weight Without Battery 7.5 oz (211 g)
Center Of Gravity 14 inches (355 mm) from the nose
Control Surface Throws 20 ̊ deflection (elevons) Expo 30%
Wingspan 25 inches (635 mm)
Recommended Motor 2300 kv 2204 size motor
Recommended Prop 6 X 4.5 Prop
Recommended Battery 800 Mah 3s
Recommended Esc 12 Amp Minimum
Recommended Servos (2 – 3) 5 gram servos
Designed by Peter Sripol

Laser and 3D Printer Files

Here are all of the files required to build your very own Versa Wing. These links will be kept up-to-date with any bugfixes.

Laser Cut SVG Files

Laser Cutting

The Lasersaur Laser Cutter is used for laser-cutting the versa. It seems to give the best results, I had problems with the full spectrum laser cutting through the foam even at the lowest power settings.

These power settings work well on the Lasersaur with Dollar Tree foam board:

3D Printing

ABS should be used for strength, and parts should be printed at high-density.

Assembly

Flite Test has created great videos showing the full build process in detail:

Color Action Feed Rate Power Level Passes
Blue Etch 6000 16% 1
Red Score 6000 40% 1
Black Cut 3500 100% 1