Plywood reinforced radio compartment is easily accessible under the canopy
Dual servo aileron control
Factory covered in TopFlite MonoKote
Includes complete hardware package, wheels, spinner, 2-pc engine mount fuel tank, push rods, decal sheet
It's the ultimate aerobatic aircraft, and Great Planes goes the distance to get it just right! Lighter and stronger than previous models, the Performance Series Extra 300 SP feels and flies much bigger than it is – offering the perfect blend of detail and aerobatic ability to fill your need for big performance.
To build this aircraft with an electric power system, the recommended system is RimFire .80 (50-55-500kV), 60A ESC motor mount, 15x7E propeller, LiPo Battery
This is the radio controlled, electric or glow powered, almost ready to fly Great Planes Extra 300SP Sport Airplane. FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply Wings: Two-piece with aluminum joiner tube Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced, accessible under canopy Canopy: Single, clear plastic (pilot figure shown in photos not included) Aileron Control: Dual servo Covering : Top Flite MonoKote Cowl: Painted fiberglass Landing Gear: Painted aluminum 0.12" (3.2mm) thick Wheels: Foam, main 2.25" (57mm) diameter, 1" (25.4mm) diameter tailwheel Wheel Pants: Painted fiberglass Fuel Tank: 10.8oz (320cc) Spinner: White plastic 2.5" (63mm) diameter Building Time: Ready to fly in 20-25 hours Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit free from defects in both materials and workmanship at the date of purchase. INCLUDES: Great Planes Extra 300SP ARF Sport Airplane with wheels, spinner, 2-pc engine mount, two decal sheets, fuel tank, pushrods, all hardware and instruction manual REQUIRES: Radio: 4-5 channel, 4-5 servos Servos: Three standard ball bearing (1-elevator, 2-ailerons) One high torque ball bearing (1-rudder) One micro servo (1-throttle) *this is the setup for sport flying, micro servos can also be used for rudder, elevator and aileron control Servo Extensions: One 8" (203mm)for throttle or ESC One 12" (305mm) for rudder servo if installing in rearward mounting position Engine: .46-.55 cu in (7.5-9cc) 2-stroke OR .52-.81 (8.5-13cc) 4- stroke OR Electric Motor: RimFire .80 (50-55-500kV) with Silver Series 60A ESC motor mount, ESC programming card and 15x7E propeller, hook and loop adhesive strips, LiPo battery and charger SPECS: Wingspan: 55" (1395mm) Wing Area: 590 sq in (38.1 sq dm) Weight: 5.5 - 6.5lbs (2495 - 2950g) Wing Loading: 21 -25 oz/sq ft (65 - 77 g/sq dm) Length: 53" (1345mm) Approximate Battery Dimensions: 5.2 x 1.6 x 0.65" (130 x 42 x 16.5mm) Airfoil: Semi symmetrical Center of Gravity: 3-3/4" (95mm) from leading edges of wing at the fuselage Control Throws: Low Rate High Rate 3D Elevator: 3/8" (9.5mm) 6° 3/4" (19mm) 11° 3" (76mm) 51° Rudder: 2" (51mm) 16° 2-3/4" (70mm) 22° 5" (127mm) 44° Ailerons: 3/8" (9.5mm) 6° 3/4" (19mm) 14° 1-3/8" (34.5mm) 26° COMMENTS: Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover this model and order numbers for 6ft rolls; Yellow TOPQ0203 Jet White TOPQ0204 Metallic Blue TOPQ0402 Metallic Platinum TOPQ0408 If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 10oz tank (SULQ1728), or the DuBro 10oz tank (DUBQ0210). Some minor trimming and modifications may be required. jxs 02/10/09 ir/jxs