JvdZ' build, Holland

Hi there,

I’ve started my build for this cool sport/hobby that I’ve came in contact with. The fun must be on the water but building is a nice challenge and learning process as well.

I gathering parts for a sort of classic pacificmeister, geared setup.

DIY 18650 12s12p (4x3S12P) pack, cells are from e-bike packs, LGDBMG11865
ESC YEP 180A opto watercooled (Hobbyking)
Tx/Rx Modified to 1ch and powered by single cell 18650, waterproofing? (Hobbyking)
Some step-down regulators for pump and Rx
Kill switch (leash) on Rx and failsafe on Rx
Two waterproof cases, one battery, other elektronics. (EKOF GRIP CASE 004)

SSS56104 500KV
Gear 5:1 Hongjun, nema17 gear. Modified with INA needle bearings insted of the chinese bushings
CAD design based on Pacificmeister, own modifications, will be printed in pet-g.

Foil Gong Allvator 65 M
Board DIY from a former Bic surfboard. (size 150x64cm)

These are the basics, let’s show some pics:

Will keep you guys posted with my progress and learning from all the builds that are already flying here


So, have you finished? How’d it go?

Wow, not really updated my build topic… Yeah, I’m flying :call_me_hand:

Just a pic of your working Efoil