The "CAT 4" Fan

The ideal fan for jets with AUW of 25 to 30 lbs AUW

This "CAT 4" or Category 4, fan is designed for sport jets that can be built with an AUW of 25 to 30 lbs. Built using TP-5860 series motors, this fan is capable of powering aircraft that require 20-30 lb thrust turbines on 18s. 


This fan is only sold as a Plug&Play unit with a matched 18s ESC. Each fan is custom built to order, balanced, and tested before shipping. This fan system can be purchased with or without my custom exhaust duct. However, performance as shown in the videos can only be guaranteed if correct ducting is used. 


Scroll down for more pictures and a test video.


Specs (as tested):

Voltage: 18s (~75v)

Thrust range: 26-22 lbs (assuming 100% FSA and proper exhaust ducting)

Power range: 10.3 - 8 kw 

Current range: 145 - 126 A

Measured efflux: 250mph

System weight: 5.5lbs (everything minus batteries)


Pricing (shipping included)

1) P&P system w/ ESC, 3D printed motor tacilcone, and 12" long exhaust duct: $1000 

2) P&P system w/ ESC and 3D printed motor tacilcone: $900




Ordering Information

Please scroll to the bottom of the page to contact me if you are interested in purchasing this fan. Because each fan is custom built, it is important to discuss all the details with the customer. 


A non-refundable $50 deposit is required when placing the order. The remainder of the payment is due upon completion of the fan and prior to shipping.


Shipping time will be approximately 30-45 days from the time the order is placed. Shipping will be via USPS Priority mail with insurance.



Bench Test Video

Testing of the "CAT 4" fan at 100% FSA with motor tailcone and 12" long exhaust duct installed. This simulates Installed thrust. 

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