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Super Sportster 40 MkII ARF

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Super Sportster 40 MkII ARF
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55.5 in
555 sq in
Wing Area:
46 in
4.5-5 lbs
4-Ch, 4-Servo
.40-.46 cu in
Engine 2C:

  • Balsa and plywood construction
  • Wings: Two piece, will be glued together to make one wing
  • Factory applied Monokote, Jet White, Orange, Red, and Sapphire Blue
  • Easily accessible radio compartment with plywood servo mounts
  • Fiberglass reinforced painted wheel pants
  • Landing Gear: Pre-bent 1/8 " (3mm) fixed wire
  • Ready to fly in just a few hours

Its classic looks, superior design and smooth flight habits have made the Super Sportster one of Great Planes’ most popular models — a favorite for low-wing training AND serious sport flying. You’ll be equally impressed by the all-wood quality of this almost ready-to-fly version: It goes together like a dream, with an excellent parts fit for easy assembly and outstanding strength.

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       This is the Radio Controlled, Glow Powered, Almost Ready-to-Fly,        
Great Planes Super Sportster .40 MK II Sport Airplane.
For Intermediate to Advanced Modeler/Fliers.
One of Great Planes most Popular Sport Planes, Now in ARF from and
pre-covered in Top Flite MonoKote.

FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and plywood.
Wings: Two piece, will be glued together to make one wing.
Factory applied MonoKote Covering:
Jet White TOPQ0204 Red TOPQ0227
Sapphire Blue TOPQ0226 Orange TOPQ0202
Radio Compartment: Easily accessible with plywood servo mounts.
Wheel Pants: Fiberglass reinforced, painted.
Canopy: Clear, single.
Landing Gear: Pre-bent 1/8" (3mm) fixed wire
Building Time: Ready to fly in just a few hours.

INCLUDES: Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,
pre-bent 1/8" main landing gear, 1/8" tailwheel wire,
2" main wheels, 1" tailwheel, nylon adjustable engine mount,
10oz fuel tank, 2" spinner, wood servo trays and wing joiners,
hardware package and photo-illustrated instructions.

REQUIRES: Engine: .40-.46 (6.5-7cc)(2-stroke)
OR .52 (8.5cc)(4-stroke)
Muffler: Sports-Style (Engine mounts in an upright position)
Radio: 4-channel with 4 standard servos
Servos: Four Standard (1-Aileron, 1-Elevator, 1-Throttle, 1-Rudder)
Servo Extension 6": qty. 1
Misc. Items: Glow plug, 1/4" foam rubber padding, medium fuel tubing,
fuel filter, propeller, building and field equipment.

SPECS: Wingspan: 55.5" (1410mm)
Wing Area: 555 sq in (35.8 sq dm)
Weight: 4.75-5lb (2.2 - 2.3kg)
Wing Loading: 19.7 - 20.8oz/sq ft (59.7 - 62.9g/dm2)
Length: 46" (1170mm)
Airfoil: Semi-Symmetrical Low Wing
Center of Gravity: 3- 1/8" Back from the wing's leading edge
Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate
Ailerons: Up & Down 3/16" "
Elevator: Up & Down 5/16" "
Rudder: Right & Left " 1-1/8"

COMMENTS: Pilot shown inside the plane is not included.

Replacement parts: GPMA2134-Wing Set
GPMA2135-Fuse Set
GPMA2136-Tail Set
GPMA2139-Wheel Pants
GPMA2138-Landing Gear (R&L)

If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 10oz
Flextank (SULQ1728), or the DuBro 10oz tank (DUBQ0210).
Some minor trimming and modifications may be required.

JXS 10/03/01
updt wm 11/04/04
MonoKote colors checked & matched updated tjt 022305
updt jxs 11/16/09
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