Top-quality balsa/ply construction for strength and durability
Add the Avistar GP/EP to your hangar today for giant-scale sport training — and it will continue giving you new opportunities to try optional flaps, floats, and even sailplane towing. Easy to fly for less experienced pilots, yet with the power and maneuverability to satisfy seasoned fliers, it's the perfect introduction to gasoline engines or large electric power.
This is the Radio Controlled, Gasoline or Electric Powered Almost Ready to Fly Avistar Trainer from Great Planes. Ideal as an introduction to gasoline engines or large electric power. FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply Wing: Two-piece with pre-hinged control surfaces, flaps can be made operational for slower takeoffs and light landing speeds 1.2 x 15.1" (30 x 384mm) aluminum joiner tube Cowl: Painted fiberglass Wheel Pants: Painted fiberglass Landing Gear: Taildragger, 3.5" (89mm) foam main wheels, 1" (25.4mm) rubber tail wheel, one-piece prebent aluminum front section, for a tricycle setup, use the Nose Gear Conversion set GPMA4568, and Nose Gear Wheel Pant, GPMA4561 for Float Kit, order GPMA1676 (conversion set, wheel pant and float kit not included, must be purchased separately) Motor Mount: Plywood Engine Mount: Plywood standoff for DLE engine, metal standoffs (not included) required for mounting O.S. engine Spinner: Aluminum, 3" (76.2mm) diameter Fuel Tank: 12oz (355cc) approximately Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this airplane 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 Avistar Trainer with clear plastic Windshield, Side Windows removable black ABS Cockpit Floor, Decals, Landing Gear Wheels and Instruction Manual REQUIRES: Radio: 4-6 channel Servos: Five high-torque, additional servo for throttle when using gas power Gasoline Power; Engine: 30-35cc gasoline engine Electric Power; 63-62-250kV electric motor ESC: 60A LiPo Batteries: Two 4S 14.8V 5000mAh, or two 5S 18.5V 5000mAh LiPo charger and charging bag Propeller, building and field equipment SPECS: Wingspan: 90.5" (2300mm) Wing Area: 1448 sq in (93.4 sq dm) Weight: 16.5-17.5 lb (7.5-7.9 kg) Length: 77.25" (1962mm) Wing Loading: 26-28 oz/sq ft (79-85 g/sq dm) Center of Gravity: Between 4-1/2" (138mm) and 5-7/16" (114mm) back from leading edge of wing measured from fuselage Control Throws: High Rate Low Rate Elevator: 3/4" (19mm) 21° 1/2" (13mm) 14° Rudder: 1-3/8" (35mm) 15° 1" (25mm) 11° Ailerons: 3/4" (19mm) 17° 1/2" (13mm) 12° COMMENTS: Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover this model and order numbers for 6' rolls; Jet White (TOPQ0204) Metallic Gold (TOPQ0404) Black (TOPQ0208) Sapphire Blue (TOPQ0226) If a replacement fuel tank is needed, the DuBro 12oz Square Fuel Tank can be used (DUBQ0212). The Gasoline Conversion Stopper (DUBQ0675) must also be purchased. Some trimming and modifications to the airplane may be required when installing any aftermarket fuel tank. jxs 09/22/15 ir/jxs