The F-1 Rocket EVO is modeled after a full-size "kit" plane inspired by the popular series of homebuilt RV aircraft. The model offers predictable flying characteristics and the ability to perform all popular sport aerobatics with ease. The recommended glow or electric power systems are both affordable and capable, and a colorful MonoKote trim scheme is pre-applied to this all-wood model.
This is the Great Planes Glow or Electric Powered, Radio Controlled, F1 Rocket Evo Sport Scale Airplane. FEATURES: Construction: All wood built-up airframe Wings: One piece foam core sheeted balsa with plywood wing joiner Aileron Control: Dual servo, flaperon mixing possible for slower landing speeds Cowl: Fiberglass, painted to match MonoKote trim scheme Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Wheel Pants: Fiberglass, painted to match MonoKote trim scheme Engine Mount: Two-piece composite Motor Mount: Plywood Landing Gear: Two-piece prebent aluminum painted white, with prebent tailwheel wire and steerable tailwheel Wheels: Foam, two main 3" (76.2mm) diameter, 1" (25.4mm) diameter tailwheel Pilot Bust: Painted and detailed Battery Compartment: Accessed through canopy Spinner: White plastic 2.5" (63.5mm) diameter Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover any component parts damaged by use or modification. INCLUDES: ARF F1 Rocket Evo Sport Scale Airplane with wheels, engine mount, pilot figure, complete hardware packages for either glow or electric power, wheels, landing gear, and instruction manual REQUIRES: Radio: 4-channel, with minimum 5 servos Extensions: Two 6" (150mm) for aileron harness Y Harness: One, for ailerons ESC: 60A if using brushless motor Batteries: Two 11.1V 3200mAh LiPo if using brushless motor Engine: 2-stroke .46-.55 cu in (7-9 cc) OR 4-stroke .70 (11.5 cc) OR Motor: 55A brushless Propeller, building and field equipment SPECS: Wingspan: 52" (1320mm) Wing Area: 448 sq in (28.9 sq dm) Wing Loading: 31 oz/sq ft (95 g/sq dm) Length: 44" (1120mm) Weight: 6-7 lbs (2.7-3.1 kg) Center of Gravity: 3-1/4" (83mm) from the leading edge of the wing at the fuselage sides Control Throws: Low High Elevator, up & down: 1/2" (13mm) 12° 7/8" (22mm) 20° Rudder, right and left: 1" (25mm) 15° 1-1/2" (38mm) 24° Ailerons, up & down: 1/4" (6mm) 12° 7/16" (11mm) 20° COMMENTS: Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used on this model, and stock numbers for 6' rolls: Jet White, TOPQ0204 Metallic Plum, TOPQ0403 Cub Yellow, TOPQ0220 Metallic Blue, TOPQ0402 jxs 06/24/13 ir/jxs