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Great Planes - GPMA0540   735557005405 0735557005405
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GPMA0540
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Great Planes ElectriFly Spectra Kit 78.5"
 
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Great Planes ElectriFly Spectra Kit 78.5"
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Instruction Manuals: Manual 1 (2.4 MB)
Tower Catalog Page: 59

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GPMA0540
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139.99
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$94.98
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Tech Notes
 
NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is a Great Planes Spectra Electric Powered Sailplane.
This is an Entry Level Electric Sailplane with Unmatched Climbing Ability.

FEATURES

ElectriFly S-600 Motor Allows the Spectra to Soar from 0 to 500 feet
in just 60 Seconds, motor available separately (GPMG0710).
Triple-Taper Wing with a modified Selig 3010 Airfoil Provides Longer
Soaring Time.
Can be Built for Optional 3 Channel Throttle Control.

INCLUDES

All Wood to Build the Kit, ElectriFly S-600 Motor, Hardware Bag,
8x4 Propeller, Motor Switch Harness, Photo-Illustrated Instructions
and Full Size Rolled Plans.

SPECIFICATIONS

Wingspan: 78.5" (1995mm) Wing Area: 675 sq in (43.6 sq dm)
Weight Range: 48oz (1360g) Wing Loading: 10.2oz/sq ft (31g/sq dm)
Length: 41.5" (1055mm) Airfoil: Selig 3010 Polyhedral, High-Wing
Aspect Ratio: 9.1/1 Thrust: 4 down, 0 right (eng)
w/ stab & bott fuse @ wing 0, wing 2.5+

REQUIREMENTS

Radio: 2-3 Channel (3rd channel is for optional throttle control)
Battery: 6 or 7 Cell (7 cell is recommended) and charger
Covering: Two to Three 6-Foot Rolls
Misc. Items: One 1-3/4" Spinner, Foam Rubber, Rubber Bands,
and Assorted Building and Field Equipment.

COMMENTS

Only one receiver is required depending on the channel of the
radio selected (Low band Ch 11-35, High band Ch 36-60). Please note
the Accessory Completion Guide lists both Low and High band
receivers. Channel selection is left to the modelers preference.

This kit can be built as a one-piece or two piece wing
This kit is basically an electric powered Spirit Sailplane. The wings
are identical so the spoilers can be incorporated into this
kit's wing.
Decal set SPECD01 available only through GP Manufacturing includes:
One 11" x 1-1/2" rainbow striped Spectra logo
Two 5-1/4" x 3/4" rainbow striped Spectra logos
One 2-7/8" x 1/2" Red, Black & White Great Planes logo ir/jl
Two 1-5/8" x 3/8" Red, Black & White Great Planes logos
upd NNA 8/28/03
updt jxs 9/02/03

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Email: airsupport@greatplanes.com
Web Site: http://www.greatplanes.com/
Phone: 217-398-8970
  Postal Address:
Great Planes
3002 N. APOLLO DRIVE, SUITE #1
CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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Accessories Needed
 
COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
KIT IS CONSTRUCTED OF BALSA AND PLYWOOD AND REQUIRES A 2-3 CHANNEL RADIO, 2 ROLLS OF COVERING (MODELER'S CHOICE) 6 OR 7 CELL BATTERY (7 CELL RECOMMENDED), AND A CHARGER. KIT IS UNASSEMBLED. KIT INCLUDES A MOTOR, SWITCH HARNESS AND A 8X4 PROP. KIT IS TO BE COVERED IN YELLOW WITH INSIGNIA BLUE, RED AND ORANGE TRIM.

Other Required Primary Accessories
(Not included in the list of items below)
Two 6-Foot Rolls of Covering

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