This is the radio controlled, glow or electric powered, almost-ready-to-fly,Great Planes Cherokee .40 - .56 Sport Airplane.For Intermediate Flyers looking to move up from a 4-ch trainer.
Construction: Balsa and plywood Wings: Two-piece with aluminum joiner tube, wing halves mount tofuselage using two 1/4 - 20 nylon bolts Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced, accessible under wing Cowl: Prepainted fiberglass Wheel Pants: Prepainted fiberglass Canopy: Clear, vacu-formed Landing Gear: Tricycle type with pre-bent wire 0.16" (4mm) diameter Wheels: Three foam 2.5" (64mm) diameter Aileron Control: Dual servo Fuel Tank: 14oz (420cc) approximate Spinner: 2" (51mm) diameter plastic construction, red in color Hardware: Full set included Building Time: 4 - 6 hours Motor Mount: Two-piece, composite construction Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees thiskit free from defects in both materials and workmanship at dateof purchase.
Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,pre-bent main and nose gear, wheels, wheel pants, cowl, enginemount, fuel tank, wood servo trays, spinner, aluminum joiner tubepilot figure, decal sheet, hardware package and photo-illustratedinstructions
Engine:.40-.46 (7 - 7.5cc) 2-strokeOR .52 - .56 (8.5 - 9.2cc) 4-stroke
OR 42-50-800kV brushless outrunner electric motorFor a brushless motor installation, one 3200mAh 11.1VLiPo battery pack and one 3200mAh 7.4V LiPo battery packconnected in series, cell balancer and LiPo compatible charger are required. Order numbers are provided below:Great Planes LiPo 7.4V 3200mAh 20C Discharge w/BalanceGreat Planes LiPo 3200mAh 11.1V 20C Discharge w/BalanceGreat Planes Series Deans U 2 to 1 adapter (GPMM3143)Great Planes ElectriFly Equinox Cell Balancer (GPMM3160)LiPo compatible charger such as the Great Planes PolyCharge4(GPMM3015)Medium brushless motor mount (GPMG1255)
Muffler: Pitts style if installing two-stroke glow engine Radio: 4-Channel minimum with mixing capability prefered Servos: 4 minimum standard size and torque 44 oz.-in.(3.2 kg-cm)Operational flaps require two additional servosThrottle for glow engine requires additional servo Servo Extension: Two 9" (229mm) for aileron servos
Y-Harness: 1 (For aileron servos) Misc. Items: Glow plug, 1/4" foam rubber padding, medium fuel tubing,fuel filter, propeller, based on engine selection.
Wingspan: 60" (1520mm) Wing Area: 606 sq in (39 sq dm) Weight: 6.75 - 7.25 lb (3060 - 3290g) Length: 46" (1170mm) Airfoil: Semi symmetrical, low wing placement Center of Gravity: 3-1/16" (78mm) Back from the wing's leading edge Control Throws: Low Rate High Rate Elevator: Up & Down 3/8" (9.5mm) 16░ 1/2" (13mm) 21░ Rudder: Right to Left 5/8" (16mm) 17░ 1-1/4" (32mm) 34░ Ailerons: Up & Down 7/16" (11mm) 10░ 1" (25mm) 24░ Flaps: Full 9/16" (14mm) 24░Half 5/16" (8mm) 13░
Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover thismodel and order numbers for six foot rolls;White (TOPQ0204) Black (TOPQ0208)True Red (TOPQ0227)
If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 14ozFlextank (SULQ1742), or the DuBro 14oz tank (DUBQ0214).
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