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Great Planes ElectriFly Syncro EDF ARF 55.5"
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This is the electric powered, radio controlled, almost ready to fly
Syncro EDF Glider from ElectriFly.
For modelers 14 years of age and older.


Construction: AeroCell foam
Wings: Two sets, glider wing for long relaxing flights and sport wing
for jet-like graceful aerobatics
Aileron Control: Dual servo, glider or sport wing configuration
Ducted Fan: 56mm EDF unit
Power Pod: Ducted fan type, attaches to center of wings with magnets
and one bolt
Landing Gear: 0.08" (2mm) diameter wire
Wheels: Three foam, two 1.5" (38mm) diameter, one 1" (25.4mm)
Battery Compartment: Large size allows easy access without removing
Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this
kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at
the date of purchase.


Syncro EDF Glider, HyperFlow 370 Ducted Fan Unit, Landing Gear,
18" (450mm) Y-harness, 9.4" (240mm) Y-harness, Motor Leads, Decals,
Airplane & Ducted Fan Instruction Manuals


Radio: At least 4-channels
Servos: Six micro, two for elevator and rudder and two for each wing
Extension: 6" (152mm)
Motor: Ammo 24-33-4040kV In-Runner Brushless (GPMG5165) recommended
Electronic Speed Control: 25A brushless compatible
Battery: 11.1V 1800mAh LiPo
Battery Charger: LiPo compatible
Building and field equipment


Length: 24.5" (875mm)
Wingspan: Glider, 55.5" (1410mm)
Sport, 31.5" (800mm)
Wing Area: 400 sq in (25.8 sq dm)
219 sq in (14.1 sq dm)
Weight: Glider, 28.0 - 29.5oz (795 - 835g)
Sport, 22.5 - 24.0 (640 - 680g)

Control Throws Low Rate High Rate
Elevator Up & Down 1/4" (6.5mm) 11 3/8" (10mm) 17
Rudder 3/8" (10mm) 13 5/8" (16mm) 22
Ailerons (Glider Wing) 1/4" (6.5mm) 12 3/8" (10mm) 18
Ailerons (Sport Wing) 3/16" (5mm) 8 5/16" (8mm) 13
Center of Gravity:
Center of Gravity:
Glider Wing, 4" (102mm) from middle of wing
2-1/2" (64mm) back from leading edge
Mark two more lines 1/4" (6.4mm) ahead of each marked line
Sport Wing, 4" (102mm) from middle of wing
2-3/4" (70mm) back from leading edge
Mark two more lines 3/8" (10mm) ahead of each marked line
Place fingers on middle balance lines and lift. Model should
balance on middle lines.

jxs 03/24/11

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This is the electric powered Syncro EDF Glider from ElectriFly. FEATURES: Glider wing & sport wing, AeroCell foam, ducted fan power pod, 56mm EDF ducted fan, tricycle landing gear, foam wheels REQUIRES: 4+ ch radio, 6 micro servos, brushless motor, 25A ESC, LiPo battery, charger, building & field equip.

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