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Great Planes Fling Hand Launch Glider ARF 48.75"
 
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Great Planes Fling Hand Launch Glider ARF 48.75"
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the Radio Controlled, Balsa and Plywood
Great Planes Fling Almost Ready-to-Fly Sailplane.
For Beginner to Intermediate Fliers.
Pilots 14 years of age and older.

FEATURES

Construction: Fiberglass fuselage pod, carbon fiber boom, balsa tail
and wing
Wings: Built-up one-piece, pre-covered, attaches to fuselage with
rubber bands
Canopy: Molded fiberglass
Covering: Pre-applied transparent purple on wing and tail section
Radio Compartment: Easily accessible under the canopy with pre-
installed servo tray
Launching system: Mini Hi-Start launching system
Hardware: Rubber bands, TE support, control horns, pushrod strings
Building Time: Flight ready in 2-3 hours
Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this
kit free from defects in both materials and workmanship at
the date of purchase.

INCLUDES

Pre-built wing, fuselage, and tail section, Hi-Start launch, rubber
bands, pushrod strings, decal sheet and photo-illustrated
instructions

REQUIREMENTS

Radio: 2 channel with micro receiver
Servos: 2 micro or nano size (1-elevator, 1-rudder)
Battery for receiver
Misc. Items: Building and field equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Wingspan: 48.75" (1238mm)
Wing Area: 285 sq in (18.45 sq dm)
Weight: 6.5-8oz (185-225g)
Wing Loading: 4-4.5 oz/sq ft (11-13 g/sq dm)
Length: 31.5" (800mm)
Airfoil: Flat bottom, high wing
Dihedral: 5-1/2" (140mm)
Center of Gravity: 2" (70mm) Back from the wing's leading edge
at the fuselage sides.
Control Throws-
Elevator: Up & Down between 7/16" (11mm) and 9/16" (14mm)
Rudder: Right & Left between 11/16" (17mm) and 13/16" (20mm)

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
THIS IS THE ARF RADIO CONTROLLED GREAT PLANES FLING SAILPLANE KIT. FEATURES: PRE-COVERED WING & TAIL SET, MOLDED FIBERGLASS CANOPY, MINI HI-START LAUNCHING SYSTEM, FIBERGLASS FUSELAGE POD, CARBON FIBER BOOM, 2-3 HOUR ASSEMBLY, REQUIRES: 2-3CH RADIO W/2 MICRO OR NANO SERVOS, BUILDING & FIELD EQUIPMENT

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