Hobbico Hobbistar 60 Select RTF 40

Tower Stock# LXGHD440  •  Manufacturer Stock# HCAA18**
Hobbico Hobbistar 60 Select RTF 40 (large view)
Notes from our tech department:
This is the radio controlled, glow powered, Ready To Fly
Hobbico Hobbistar 60 Select .60 Sport Scale all-wood airplane.
For Beginner Modeler/Fliers.


Construction: All balsa and plywood
Wings: Two wing halves are joined with a simple screw-together design
71" (1805mm) wingspan improves stabilty and visibility. The wing
mounts to the fuselage with rubber bands.
Covering: Factory applied adhesive backed (not carried separately)
Colors are Blue and White with Red and Orange stripes.
Engine: Pre-installed O.S. Max .65 LA sport with muffler & glow plug
Radio: Futaba 6EXAP with four servos (box shows a 6YG)
Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced
Landing Gear: Wire tricycle style.
Wheels: Three 2.75" (70mm) diameter foam
Aileron Control: one servo pre-mounted in the wing
Building Time: Ready To Fly in about a hour
Warranty Period: 90-days covering defects or workmanship


Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,
O.S. Max .65 LA engine, muffler, glow plug, 6ch Futaba radio,
NiCd batteries, four ball bearing servos, 7 channel receiver
pre-bent 3/16" (5mm) main landing gear and nose gear wire, 2.75"
(70mm) wheels, metal one-piece engine mount with mounting straps,
14oz (420cc) fuel tank, 2" (69mm) White spinner, wood servo trays,
metal wing rod, hardware package and photo-illustrated instructions


5%-15% nitro model airplane fuel, prop, and miscellaneous building
and field equipment


Wingspan: 71" (1805mm)
Wing Area: 888" (57 dm2)
Wing Chord: 12.5"
Weight: 7.5-8.5lbs (3.4-3.9kg)
Wing Loading: 20-22 oz/sq ft (61-67 g/dm2)
Length: 55" (1400mm)
Width: 3-3/8" (85mm)
Airfoil: Semi-symmetrical, high-wing
Center of Gravity: 3" Back from the wing's leading edge
at the fuselage sides.
Control Throws-
Ailerons: Up & Down 3/8" (11mm)
Elevator: Up & Down 1/2" (12.7mm)
Rudder: Right & Left 1" (25.4mm)
Motor mount to firewall screws- 4x20x.07mm


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.

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