Top Flite F4U Corsair 61 ARF .61-.65,62.5"

Tower Stock# LXARYE  •  Manufacturer Stock# TOPA0951
Top Flite F4U Corsair 61 ARF .61-.65,62.5
Notes from our tech department:
This is the radio controlled, glow powered, almost ready to fly
.61 F4U Corsair from Top Flite.


Construction: Balsa and plywood
Wings: Gull shaped with prehinged functional multi-section flaps and
outer wing sections
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Flap Control: Dual servo
Covering: Top Flite MonoKote
Canopy: Single, clear with instrument panel and recessed gauges
instrument panel with recessed gauge detail
Cowl: Painted fiberglass
with plastic replica radial engine with pushrod detail
Propeller Hub: Machined aluminum 1.1" (29mm) diameter
Engine Mount: Two-piece composite construction
Landing Gear: Fixed 0.19" (5mm) diameter prebent wire
Wheels: Foam 3.5" (89mm) diameter main, 1.5" (38mm) tailwheel
Fuel Tank: 14oz (420cc)
Warranty: Top Flite 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 Top Flite .61 F4U Corsair with Fuel Tank, Landing Gear, Wheels,
Cowl with Replica Engine Detail, Canopy, Instrument Panel, Decals
and Instruction Manual


Radio: At least 5 channels
Servos: Seven, 50 oz. in. of torque for control surfaces
Standard size & torque for throttle and air control
Servo Extensions: Two 24" for aileron servos
Two 6" for flaps and ailerons
Two dual servo connectors for flap & aileron servos
Receiver Battery: Minimum 1000mAh
Engine: 2-stroke .61-.65 cu in or 4-stroke .91-.95 cu in
Propeller, fuel, building and field equipment


Wingspan: 62.5" (1590mm)
Wing Area: 699 inē (45.1 dmē)
Weight: 8.5-9.5 lb (3.85-4.3 kg)
Wing Loading: 28-31 oz/ftē (85-95 g/dmē)
Length: 50.5" (1285mm)
Center of Gravity (CG): 4-1/8" (105mm) back from the leading edge of
the wing at the fuselage
Control Throws: Low Rate High Rate
Elevator: 1/2" (13mm) 10° 3/4" (19mm) 15°
Rudder: 1-1/4" (32mm) 16° 1-3/4" (44mm) 23°
Ailerons: 1/2" (13mm) 13° 5/8" (16mm) 17°
Flaps 1/2" (13mm) 13° 1" (25mm) 26°


Following are the colors of MonoKote used to cover this model and
order numbers for 6' rolls;
Flat Insignia Blue, TOPQ0507
Flat Dove Gray, TOPQ0511

If installing Robart Retractable Landing Gear, the following items
are required;
#615 100 Degree Rotating Mains (ROBQ1815)
#188VR Standard Air Control Kit (ROBQ2302)
#190 Air Line Quick Disconnects (ROBQ2395)
Two Great PlanesŪ Wire Axle 2x3/16" (GPMQ4282)
Great Planes 3/16" Wheel Collars (GPMQ4308)
K&S 7/32" Brass Tubing (K+SR5130)
Robart Hand Pump & Gauge (ROBQ2363)

Pilot figure shown in photos is not included. The Top Flite 1/7 scale
WWII Painted Pilot Bust, GPMQ9117 was used for photos.

If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 14oz
tank (SULQ1742), or the DuBro 14oz tank (DUBQ0214).
Some minor trimming and modifications may be required.

jxs 03/30/11

See Tower Catalog page 41.
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