30.3. Motor selection table

Here is a table of motors sorted by weight to make motor selection easier.

Table 30.7. Motors sorted by weight

ManufacturerMotorWeight gramsShaft Size mmKv rangeNotes
Feigao 1208430S 10 1.5 5250
Medusa Research MR-012 15 1.5 4000, 5300
Feigao 12084XXL 16 1.5 4122, 5322, 5866
AON Electric T1215 17 1.5 4100, 5000
Motor Max Motors 300ST 24 3 1200
Himax HC2208 25 2 870, 1260
Model Motors AXI 2204 25 3.17 1400
Motor Max Motors 300DF 25 2.3 2250
Hacker A20-S 29 3 1088, 1500
ARC 20-27-80 29 ? 4500
Himax HC2212 30 2 840, 1180
Hyperion Z2205 30 3 ???, 1340, 1530
AstroFlight Mighty Micro 010 32 2 2300, 3570, 4150
Motor Max Motors 400ST 38 3 1100
Mega Motor RC 400/7 39 3.17 857, 1115
ARC 20-34-110 39 ? 3199
ARC 20-34-130 39 ? 4600
Aircraft World DIYMOT-VL 40 2
Hacker B20-S 40 2 2077, 3086, 3700, 4630
Motor Max Motors 400F 40 2.3 2250
Motor Max Motors 400T 40 3 1300
Lehner 1010 40 3.17 3000-9231 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Hyperion Z2209 42 3 910, 1120
Ultrafly B/06 42 3.17 1000, 1200, 1450
Ultrafly D/13 42 2.3 3200?
Ultrafly B/12 42 3.17 750, 1000, 1200
Hacker A20-M 42 3 980, 1130
Kontronik Mini Dancer 42 ? 1000
Motor Max Motors 400DH 42.1 2.3 4000?
Cyclon Mini Cyclon CPLR 45 3.17 1320
Z-power 400 45 2.3 1150, 2900
Model Motors AXI 2808 46 4 1420, 1820
Motor Max Motors 400DF 46 2.3 or 3 3000
Motor Max Motors 400F 46 2.3 2250
Motor Max Motors 400T 46 3.17 1300
Ultrafly C/13 46 2.3 2000, 2400, 2800, 3300
Kontronik Micro Dancer 46 2.3 2800
Himax HA2015 48 2 2800, 2600, 4100, 5400
Castle Creations Mamba 48 2 3600, 4200, 5400, 6800, 8000
Hyperion Y22S 48 2 2850, 3600, 4200, 5000, 6000
Mega Motor ACn 16/7 48 3.17 1000, 1430, 1700, 2125, 2450, 2850, 3450, 4420, 5580
Model Motors MiniAC 1215/x 48 2.3 3000, 3800, 4750, 6370
E-flite/Hacker E3 48 2 3700, 4900
Feigao 13084XXS 50 2 or 2.3
Lehner 1015 50 3.17 2000-7273 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Ultrafly A/30 50 2.3 2400, 2900
Cyclon Mini Cyclon Heli 50 2.3 2835
Cyclon Mini Cyclon Turbo 50 2.3 2835
Cyclon Mini Cyclon CAR PUNCH 50 2.3 5367
Cyclon Mini Cyclon Heli Punch 52 3.17 3450
Hyperion Z2213 53 3 850, 1025
Motor Max Motors 450F 55 2.3 3450
Motor Max Motors 450TH 55 3.17 2900
Motor Max Motors 450XT 55 3 950
Model Motors AXI 2212 57 3.17 710, 920, 1150, 1950
Hacker A20-L 57 3 924, 1022
Z-power 450 57 2.3/3.17 2950, 3500, 4000
Great Planes Ammo 58 2 3600, 4300, 5100
Hacker B20-L 58 2 or 2.3 2195, 2500, 2903, 3462, 4091
Feigao 13084XXL 60 2.3
Lehner 1020 60 3.17 1500-5455 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Motor Max Motors 450FT 60 3 2250
Mega Motor RC 400/15 63 3.17 800, 915, 1070, 1210
Align 420L 64 3.17 3200
Motor Max Motors 450XT 64 3 950
NeuMotors 1105 65 2.3 or 3.17 3000, 3500, 4000, 5200, 6800
Align 430L 66 3.17 3550
Himax HA2025 66 2 2700, 3200, 4200, 5300
Kontronik Maxi Dancer 66 ? 1200
Hyperion Y22L 70 2.3 2840, 3600, 3900, 4400, 5000
Medusa Research MR-028-032 70 3.17 1200, 1500, 1900, 2400, 2800, 3400, 4200
Hacker A30-S 71 4 1140, 1440
MPJet AC 25/35-20 Mk2 74 3 2650
RCer BL4-15 75 3 1190, 1430, 1810, 2580, 3880
Hyperion HP-Z3007 75 4 1050, 1240, 1580
Mega Motor ACn 16/15 76 3.17 1250, 1300, 1500, 1800, 2200, 3000, 4600, 9200
Model Motors AXI 2808 76 3.17 1190, 1490, 1820
AstroFlight Astro 020 78 3.17 2567, 3330, 4460
Lehner 1511 79 3.17 or 4 1949-12991 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Aveox 27/13 81 3.17 2071, 2564, 3389, 5023
Mega Motor RC 600/10 85 5 1200, 1695
Himax HB2815 86 3.17 1400, 2000, 3000, 4000
Hyperion YH22XL 89 ? 3900
Lehner 1515 90 3.17 or 4 1429-9527 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Ultrafly B/18 91 3 650, 800, 1000
NeuMotors 1107 91 2.3 or 3.2 2060, 3400
Kontronik Evo Dancer 92 ? 850
MPJet AC 2810-13 94 5 1050
AON Electric V2815 98 3.17 3500
AON Elctric V2815-3500 98 3.17 3500
Medusa Research MR-028-040 100 3.17 1000, 1200, 1700, 2500, 3400
Cyclon Cyclon 20 100 5 1790
Mega Motor ACn 22/10 104 5 1200, 1485, 1980, 2400, 2950, 5000
Mega Motor ACn 16/20 105 3.17 3100
Hacker A30-M 105 5 1060, 1370
Model Motors AXI 2814 106 4 1390, 1640
Hyperion Z3013 110 5 985, 1085
Kontronik Fun400 -xx 110 3 2300, 2800, 3600, 4200
Multiplex Permax 110 3.17
Plettenberg Moskito 4 110 ? 3000?
Plettenberg Moskito 6 110 ? 2023?
Plettenberg Moskito 8 110 ? 1524?
Mega Motor ACn 16/25 111 3.17 900, 1270, 1700, 2650
AstroFlight Astro 5 114 3.17 2600, 2666, 4000
NeuMotors 1110 114 2.3 or 3.2 1900, 2500, 3000, 3500, 4700, 5600
Lehner 1520 115 3.17 or 4 1072-7147 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Kontronik Kora 10 118 ? 1050, 1250, 1360, 1750
Astro Astro 19 120 3.17 1375
Cyclon Cyclon Heli 4000 120 3.17 3742
Cyclon Cyclon Turbo 4000 120 5 3742
Cyclon Cyclon CAR 4000 120 3.17 3742
Cyclon Cyclon CAR 5000 120 3.17 4753
Aveox 27/26 123 3.17 1288, 1724, 2544, 3363, 4962
MPJet AC 26/45-20 123 4 3000
HB Elektronik HB 12-25 124 3.17 2300 delta x1.7 kv
Hacker B40-S 125 3.17 1429-7531
NeuMotors 1902 125 5 2050, 4350
Lehner 1525 135 3.17 or 4 857-5713 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Plettenberg Orbit 10 135 5 1050, 1280, 1410
Mega Motor RC 600/20 136 5 885, 1160, 1370
Himax HA2825 138 3.17 2300, 2700, 3600, 4400, 5500
Himax HB3615 138 5 1600, 2100, 3200
Kontronik Fun480-xx 140 3.17 2800, 3300, 4200, 5500
Actro Actro C 140 5 890, 1170, 1470, 1900
Cyclon Cyclon 25 140 5 1500
Hyperion Z3019 142 5 900, 1070
Lehner BASIC 145 3.17 2100, 2400, 2700, 3100, 4200, 5300
Hacker C40-S 147 3.17 1429-7531
Cyclon Cyclon 30 150 5 960
Kontronik Kora 15 150 ? 690, 790, 920, 1133
Model Motors AXI 2820 151 5 990, 1200, 1500
Lehner 1530 155 3.17 or 4 714-4760 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Hacker B40-L 158 3.17 2029-7100
Kontronik Twist 160 3.17 3300, 3700, 4200, 4750, 5500
Medusa Research MR-028-056 160 3.17 900, 1400, 1900, 2800
Cyclon Cyclon Heli 2000 160 3.17 2093
Cyclon Cyclon Turbo 2000 160 5 2093
Cyclon Cyclon Turbo 2500 160 5 2611
Cyclon Cyclon CAR 2500 160 3.17 2611
Cyclon Cyclon CAR 2000 160 3.17 2093
Aveox 27/39 161 3.17 855, 1134, 1693, 2257, 3305
Mega Motor ACn 22/20 168 5 1480, 1850, 2875, 4050, 5500
AstroFlight Astro 25 170 5 2044
Lehner 1920 170 3.17 or 4 784-7838 Delta mode x1.7Kv
MPJet 2820-7 Mk2 170 5 950
Plettenberg HP 220/20/A2 S P6 175 5 3030
Plettenberg HP 220/20/A3 S P6 175 5 1930 Heli +20 grams
Plettenberg Orbit 15 175 5 940, 960, 1080, 1210
Cyclon Cyclon 40 175 5 1000
Hacker A30-XL 179 5 1000, 1185
Hacker A30-XL 179 ? 770, 900, 1100
NeuMotors 1506 (finned) 180 5 1700, 3400, 5200, 5500, 6800, 9500
Plettenberg HP 220/20/A3 S P4 180 5 3084?
Plettenberg HP 220/20/A4 S P4 180 5 2315 Heli +20 grams
Plettenberg HP 220/20/A5 S P4 180 5 1780?
Model Motors AXI 2826 181 5 760, 920, 1130
NeuMotors 1905 182 5 720, 864, 1035, 1440
Hyperion Z3025 186 5 664, 815, 987, 1365
Himax HA3618 187 5 2300, 3000, 4500
Hacker C40-L 187 3.17 1988-6942
Actro Actro CL 190 5 600, 800, 1000, 1240
HB Elektronik HB 20-10 190 3.17 2310 delta x1.7 kv
HB Elektronik HB 20-13 190 3.17 1900 delta x1.7 kv
Mega Motor RC 600/30 195 5 640, ???, 1080
Aveox 36/15 196 5 1495, 1979, 2947, 3873, 5603
Hacker B50-S 198 5 1375-7380
Kontronik Fun500-xx 200 5 1940, 2140, 2400, 2700, 3200, 3800, 4800
Lehner BASIC XL 210 3.17 1200, 1600, 2000, 2400, 2800, 3100, 4200, 5200
Plettenberg Orbit 20 215 5 640, 720, 810, 950, 1130
Mega Motor ACn 22/30 220 5 940, 1050, 1270, 1770, ???
NeuMotors 1509 (finned) 225 5 1820, 2400, 2700, 3600, 4500, 6700
Kontronik Kora 25 225 ? 420, 480, 550, 650
Himax HB3630 230 5 780, 1000, 1500
Lehner 1930 230 3.17 or 4 523-5225 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Cyclon Cyclon 60 235 5 800
NeuMotors 1907 235 5 483, 580, 690, 966
Aveox 36/24 236 5 983, 1313, 1956, 2633, 3724
HB Elektronik HB 30-13 245 3.17 1200 delta x1.7 kv
Hacker C50-S 249 5 2843
Kontronik Fun600 -xx 250 5 1150, 1300, 1500, 1630, 1800, 2530, 3200
Plettenberg Orbit 25 250 5 520, 590, 670, 770, 930
AstroFlight Astro 40 253 5 1363
Hacker B50-L 255 5 929-6038
Aveox 36/30 268 5 729, 1011, 1466, 1945
Cyclon Cyclon Heli 1600 270 5 1245
Kontronik Tango 285 5 ? 392-3919
NeuMotors 1910 289 5 360, 432, 525, 680
Lehner 1940 290 3.17 or 4 1400, 1900, 1700, 2000, 2600, 3200, 4875 Delta mode x1.7Kv
NeuMotors 1512 (finned) 290 5 1400, 1900, 1700, 2000, 2600, 3200, 4875
Mega Motor ACn 22/45 303 5 1380
Plettenberg Orbit 30 305 5 550, 650, 780
Hacker C50-L 314 5 1353-4060
Model Motors AXI 4120 320 6 515, 660
Cyclon Cyclon 90 320 5 430
HB Elektronik HB 40-13 322 3.17 980 delta x1.7 kv
Aveox 36/38 323 5 574, 765, 1172, 1681
Hacker B50-XL 340 5 607-3945
NeuNotors 1912 345 5 270, 324, 405, 540, 825
Actro Actro 24 heli 350 5 435, 570, 740
Lehner 1950 355 3.17 or 4 314-3135 Delta mode x1.7Kv
NeuMotors 1515 (finned) 360 5 1100, 1360, 1500, 1700, 2200, 2700, 3450
Lehner 2230 380 5 493-3944 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Model Motors AXI 4130 409 6 305, 385
Hacker C50-XL 420 5 773-2707
Koehler Actro 32 heli 430 5 330, 415, 555
Aveox 46/30 455 5 886
Lehner 2240 465 5 296-2368 Delta mode x1.7Kv
NeuMotors 1521 (finned) 480 5 780, 1050, 1577, 1860, 2800
HB Elektronik HB 40-22 520 5 660 Delta mode x1.7 kv
Lehner 2250 570 5 185-1480 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Aveox 46/43 680 5 222, 266, 333, 444, 670
Lehner 2280 800 5 185-1480 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Lehner 3060 1200 10 196-1570 Delta mode x1.7Kv
Lehner 3080 1600 10 147-1178 Delta mode x1.7Kv

1. Normal Plettenberg motors e.g. "A3 P6" have cooling fins.

2. Boat Plettenberg motors e.g. "A3 S P6" have a smooth case?

3. Heli Plettenberg motors have a built-in fan.