Category Archives: RC EP Bixler 2

Bixler 2 Build Logs

Bixler 2 Build #2 Crash :(

It was inevitable and long overdue, Id gone out with 6 charged lipos ready for a good hour and a half FPV’ing and what happens.? On my first launch i nailed her into the ground the result is below Still … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 Build #2 Pre maiden additions.

So maiden tomorow,and just incase i crash and burn he’s a quick run through for my own sanity of the extra mods. Pitot Tube ASI mounted and tested. Vario Altimiter Tested and working. GPS Tested and working. V4 Elogger configured … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 #2 Pitot Tube Mod (draft)

Didn’t want to mount the pitot tube for my ASI on the nose on the fuselage so thought this could be a good place. Will secure with double sided tape so if it does catch it will hang loose without … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | 2 Comments

Bixler 2 #2 Electronics deck

Decided to put decking in my second build so i can keep the electronics tidy and together. Remember my previous blog i made a draft out of cardboard well here is a couple of pics of the finished version using … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | 1 Comment

Bixler 2 build #2 horizontal stabiliser stiffening.

Nice and flush now 🙂   The horizontal stabilizer is definitley too flexible so after cafeully carving out a notch and gluing in a nice piece of 3 mm carbon fibre tube. This piece is now nice and stiff :))

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 build #2 Electronics layout thoughts.

OK big dilemma this one.!! How do i lay out all the electrics.? Here’s what will be going in eventually once i’ve got it all AR610 RX + Satellite Rx Eagletree v4 Altimeter 50Amp ESC Eagletree Pro OSD with Guardian … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 build #2 Side hatch

Another popular mod this and its easy to see why, even when you only remove one wing post you can easy fit another 2200mah pack under the CoG, again click pics for bigger versions.

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 build #2 cockpit deck thoughts.

So as i’m eventually going FPV i need to keep this sucker tidy and utilise the space as best as possible. With the rudder and elevator servos going tin the tail i can create a double deck in the cockpit … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 Internal ESC thoughts

My orginal build had the ESC on the outside of the fuse above the wings but im sure this compromised fuse strength and integrity. This time im thinking internal, im using a CNCSmallparts motor mount so the prop wash should … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment

Bixler 2 Build 2 Battery bay widening

Needed more capacity than a 3S2200mah so i needed to widen the bay enough to fit a 3300mah in the nose. Below are some pics of the stock bixler 2 showing both 3S2200mah and a 3S2650mah pack in the nose. … Continue reading

Posted in RC EP Bixler 2 | Leave a comment