Fling Sailplane w/Hi-Start ARF
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284.5 sq inWing Area:
2-Ch, 2-Micro ServoRadio:
- Fiberglass fuselage pad, carbon fiber boom, pre-covered balsa tail and built-up balsa wing.
- Low parts count for easily assembly in about 2-3 hours
- Pre-installed servo tray and molded fiberglass canopy for easy access to on-board radio gear.
- Great flying fun at a small field.
- Includes a mini hi-start launch
This is the Radio Controlled, Balsa and Plywood Great Planes Fling Almost Ready-to-Fly Sailplane. For Beginner to Intermediate Fliers. Pilots 14 years of age and older. FEATURES: Construction: Fiberglass fuselage pod, carbon fiber boom, balsa tail and wing Wings: Built-up one-piece, pre-covered, attaches to fuselage with rubber bands Canopy: Molded fiberglass Covering: Pre-applied transparent purple on wing and tail section Radio Compartment: Easily accessible under the canopy with pre- installed servo tray Launching system: Mini Hi-Start launching system Hardware: Rubber bands, TE support, control horns, pushrod strings Building Time: Flight ready in 2-3 hours Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit free from defects in both materials and workmanship at the date of purchase. INCLUDES: Pre-built wing, fuselage, and tail section, Hi-Start launch, rubber bands, pushrod strings, decal sheet and photo-illustrated instructions REQUIRES: Radio: 2 channel with micro receiver Servos: 2 micro or nano size (1-elevator, 1-rudder) Receiver Battery: 2S LiPo recommended, DIDP1095 Electronic Speed Control: LiPo compatible with BEC, the Hitec UBEC-3A Energy ESC, HRCM4244 is required if using the battery listed above **If using the battery and ESC listed above, micro connectors such as the W.S. Dean's Micro 2R connector (WSDM3007) must be soldered to the battery and ESC leads** Battery Charger: Compatible with battery listed above Misc. Items: Building and field equipment SPECS: Wingspan: 48.75" (1238mm) Wing Area: 285 sq in (18.45 sq dm) Weight: 6.5-8oz (185-225g) Wing Loading: 4-4.5 oz/sq ft (11-13 g/sq dm) Length: 31.5" (800mm) Airfoil: Flat bottom, high wing Dihedral: 5-1/2" (140mm) Center of Gravity: 2¾" (70mm) Back from the wing's leading edge at the fuselage sides. Control Throws- Elevator: Up & Down between 7/16" (11mm) and 9/16" (14mm) Rudder: Right & Left between 11/16" (17mm) and 13/16" (20mm) jxs 4/22/04 ir/jxs updt jxs 11/11/14