Giant Big Stik XL ARF 55-61cc Gas/Electric
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- Prebuilt using high-strength wood, fiberglass, carbon-fiber and aluminum.
- Accepts popular sizes of gas engines or electric motor systems.
- Everyday sport flying with nearly unlimited flight envelope.
It's the popular, proven Stik like you've never seen before! The "Stik" design has been a favorite of sport pilots for years, offered in different sizes with different power options and in kit, ARF and Rx-R versions. Great Planes™ Giant Big Stik XL incorporates everything that has made this iconic aircraft so popular, with the added stability and visibility of a 96.5" wingspan and the option of gasoline or electric power. Final assembly is still easy and straightforward, and its flight characteristics make it a joy to fly.
- Giant-scale proportions accentuate the Giant Big Stik XL's unmistakable looks and smooth flying characteristics.
- Whether you choose a gas or electric power system, you'll have plenty of power for predictable sport flying, and both are easy to install.
- A large hatch removes quickly for easy LiPo battery changes or access to the fuel tank.
- Transportation to and from the field is made easier with the two-piece wing that connects with a joiner tube.
This is the Radio Controlled, Gasoline or Electric Powered, Great Planes Almost Ready to Fly Giant Big Stick XL 55-61cc Airplane. FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply Wing: Two-piece, aluminum wing joiner dual aileron and flap servos Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Fuel Tank: DuBro S24 24oz (710cc) square configuration Landing Gear: Main, one-piece 0.196" (5mm) thick prebent aluminum with 5" (127mm) diameter foam wheels, tail gear wire with 1.6" (41mm) diameter wheel. 0.12" (3mm) diameter steel tailwheel wire 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 component parts damaged by use or modification. INCLUDES: Prebuilt wing, fuselage and tail sections, landing gear, wing tube decals and instruction manual ' REQUIRES: Radio: At least 5-channel Servos: Six high torque and 1 standard servo for throttle if using gas engine) 40" Servo Extension: Two for aileron servos 16" Heavy Duty Extension: Two for flap servos 12" Servo Extension Y-Harnesses: Two for connecting aileron and flap servos Receiver Battery: At least 3200mAh LiFe battery recommended Adhesives, building supplies and field equipment For Electric Power; Brushless Motor: Great Planes RimFire .65 Outrunner recommended ESC: 160A high voltage LiPo Batteries: Two 6S 22.2V wired in series, at least 5000mAh Battery Charger: Compatible with selected battery BEC Voltage Regulator: 20A max 16" Heavy Duty Extension: For ESC 12" Servo Extension LiPo charging bag Propeller: 24x12E if using motor listed above Motor Mount For Gasoline Power; Engine: 3.4-3.7cu in (55-61cc) two-stroke Throttle Servo: Standard size and torque & 6-8" servo extension Ignition Battery: At least 1300mAh LiFe battery recommended Heavy duty On/Off Switch, Prop, Gasoline SPECS: Wingspan: 96.5" (2451mm) Length: 85" (2159mm) Weight: 18 - 21lbs (8165 - 9525g) Configuration: High wing Airfoil: Fully-symmetrical Wing Area: 2029 sq in (131 sq dm) Wing Loading: 20-24 oz sq-ft (61-73 g sq-dm) Wing Joiner Tube Dimensions: Length: 23" (584mm), diameter: 1.2" (30mm) Center of Gravity (CG): 6-7/16" - 8-1/8" (164mm - 207mm) back from the leading edge of the wing measured and the fuselage Control Surface Throws; Low Rate High Rate Ailerons, 1-1/8" (28mm) 21° 1-1/2" (38mm) 29° Elevator, 1/2" (12mm) 8° 7/8" (22mm) 14° Rudder, 2-1/2" (63mm) 24° 4" (102mm) 41° Flaps, 1-1/4" (32mm) 17° 3/32" (2.5mm) down elevator was mixed with flaps to reduce ballooning COMMENTS: Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover this model and order numbers for 6' rolls; Jet White, TOPQ0204 Black, TOPQ0208 True Red, TOPQ0227 jxs 07/19/17 ir/jxs