Great Planes Zero .46-.55 GP/EP ARF 56.6"

Tower Stock# LXFFNW  •  Manufacturer Stock# GPMA1209
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Notes from our tech department:
This is the Glow or Electric Powered, Radio Controlled
Almost Ready to Fly Zero Sport Fighter from Great Planes.


Construction: Balsa and ply
Wing: One-piece, plywood wing joiner
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Landing Gear: Main, prebent wire with 3" (76mm) diameter wheels
tail gear, prebent wire with 1" (25.4mm) diameter wheel
Cowl: Painted fiberglass
Motor Mount: Plywood
Engine Mount: Two-piece composite plastic
Fuel Tank: Approximately 8oz (240cc)
Spinner: Black plastic construction 2.5" (63mm) diameter
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 any
component parts damaged by use or modification.


ARF Zero Sport Fighter, Cowl, Canopy, Landing Gear, Wheels, Decals,
Fuel Tank, Motor Mount, Engine Mount and Instruction Manual


Radio: 4-5 channel
Servos: Four mini, five if using glow engine
6" (150mm) Extensions: Four for aileron servos
Receiver Battery: 4-cell at least 2000mAh if using glow engine
Electric Power;
Brushless Motor: Great Planes RimFire .32 42-50-800 recommended
ESC: 60A
Battery: 4S LiPo, 3300-4000mAh
Charger: Compatible with selected battery
Propeller: 13x8E
Glow Power;
Engine: .46-.55 2-stroke OR .70 4-stroke
Muffler: Pitts style
Propeller: Compatible with selected engine
Servo: Mini, for throttle
Glow fuel, glow starter, building and field equipment


Wingspan: 56.6" (1435mm)
Length: 46" (1170mm)
Wing Area: 537 sq in (34.6 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 21-25 oz/sq ft (64-76 g/sq dm)
Center of Gravity (CG): 3-4" (75-100mm) back from leading edge of
wing measured at the fuselage side

Control Throws: Low High
Elevator (up & down): 3/8" (10mm) 11 5/8" (16mm) 19
Aileron (up & down): 1/4" (6mm) 11 1/2" (13mm) 21
Rudder (right & left) 1" (25mm) 12 1-3/4" (44mm) 21


If a replacement fuel tank is needed the Sullivan 8oz (SULQ1427),
or the DuBro 8oz (DUBQ0208) can be used.
Some modification and trimming to the fuselage may be
required when installing any aftermarket tank.

jxs 01/13/16

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