Superior speed and design gave the Mustang an edge in the air over all other contemporary prop fighter designs. Its superior range enabled it to strike targets all the way into Germany. With this Sport Fighter model of the exemplary original, you get to experience the thrill of flying a Mustang in an optionally glow or electric powered ARF. All you need to get in the air is a few hours, a radio system, and a glow or electric power system.
This is the Glow or Electric Powered, Radio Controlled, Almost Ready to Fly Great Planes P-51 Mustang Sport Fighter. FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply Wing: One-piece with plywood wing joiner Aileron Control: Dual servo Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Cowl: Painted fiberglass Hatch: Magnetically attached Landing Gear: Fixed prebent wire with fairings, 3" (76mm) main foam wheels, prebent wire tailwheel with 1" (25.3mm) tail wheel Engine Mount: Plywood Motor Mount: Two-piece composite plastic Fuel Tank: 12oz (360cc) approximate Spinner: Red plastic, 2.5" (63.5mm) diameter Warranty Period: Great Planes guarantees this kit to be free from defects in material and workmanship at the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover any parts damaged by use or modification. INCLUDES: ARF Great Planes P-51 Mustang Sport Fighter with Landing Gear, Fuel Tank, Motor Mount, Engine Mount, Spinner, Hardware and Instruction Manual REQUIRES: Radio: 4-channel with four servos w/at least 54oz-in torque (2-aileron, 1-rudder, 1-elevator), standard servo for throttle if using glow power Brushless Power- Motor: Brushless outrunner such as the Great Planes .32 (42-50-800) RimFire brushless outrunner motor ESC: 45A minimum Battery: 4S 14.8V LiPo, at least 3800mAh Battery Charger: Compatible with selected battery 6" (152mm) Servo Extensions: Three for aileron servos Y-Harness: One LiPo charging bag, building and field equipment Propeller: To match selected motor Glow Power- Engine: .46-.55 cu in (7.5 - 9.0cc) Propeller: To match selected engine Glow Fuel: Aircraft blend w/10-20% nitro content Building and field equipment SPECS: Wingspan: 52" (1320mm) Length: 42.5" (1080mm) Wing Area: 550 sq in (35.5 sq dm) Wing Loading: 21-24 oz sq/ft (64-73 g sq/dm) Weight: 5.0-5.75lbs (2270-2610g) Center of Gravity (CG): 3-1/2" (89m) back from the leading edge of the wing measured at the fuselage Control Throws- Low High Elevator, Up/Down: 1/2" (13mm) 13° 3/4" (19mm) 19° Aileron, Up/Down: 3/16" (5mm) 9° 5/16" (8mm) 14° Rudder, Right/Left: 3/4" (19mm) 14° 1" (25mm) 19° COMMENTS: If a replacement fuel tank is needed, the DuBro 12oz Square Tank, DUBQ0212 may be used. Some trimming and modification may be required. Following are the colors of Top Flite MonoKote used to cover this model and order numbers for 6' rolls Aluminum, TOPQ0205 Black, TOPQ0208 Missile Red, TOPQ0201 Olive Drab, TOPQ0210 jxs 12/04/14 ir/jxs