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Great Planes - GPMA1242   735557012427 0735557012427
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Great Planes Super Skybolt Bipe ARF .60-.75,57"
 
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       This is the radio controlled, glow powered, Almost-Ready-to-Fly,
             Great Planes Super Skybolt Aerobatic Scale Airplane.
                 For Experienced to Advanced Modeler/Fliers.

FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and plywood Wings: Balsa and plywood Struts: Constructed of wood with simple thumbscrew wing attachment system that eliminates brackets Covering: Factory applied Top Flite MonoKote, see COMMENTS Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced, accessible under lower wing Cowling: Painted and constructed of fiberglass Wheel Pants: Painted and constructed of fiberglass Canopy: Constructed of molded plastic and tinted brown Landing Gear: Main; pre-formed aluminum .098" (2.5mm) thick tailwheel wire; .079" (2mm) diameter Wheels: Foam, two main 2.75" (70mm) diameter, one 1" (26mm) tailwheel Aileron Control: Dual servo in bottom wing half Spinner: Aluminum 2.5" (64mm) diameter Fuel Tank: 14.2oz (420cc) Engine Mount: Two-piece composite construction Building Time: Ready to fly in only 12 - 15 hours. Warranty Period: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit free from defects in both material and workmanship at date of purchase. The warranty does not cover any component parts damaged by use or modification.

INCLUDES: Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods, .098" (2.5mm) pre-bent landing gear, .079" (2mm) tailwheel wire, 2.75" (70mm) main wheels, .079" (2mm) tailwheel, adjustable engine mount, 14.2oz (420cc) fuel tank, 2.5" (64mm) spinner plywood servo trays and wing joiners, wing and cabane struts, hardware package, decal sheet and illustrated instructions

REQUIRES: Engine: .60-.75 cu in (10-13 cc) 2-stroke OR .70 -.91 cu in (11.5-15 cc) 4-stroke Muffler: Pitts type for 2-stroke or stock muffler supplied with 4-stroke Radio: 4-Channel Servos: 5-Standard (2-Aileron, 1-Elevator, 1-Throttle, 1-Rudder) 6" (152mm) Servo Extensions: Y-Harness: One, for aileron servos Misc. Items: Glow plug, " foam rubber padding, medium fuel tubing, fuel filter, propeller, building and field equipment.

SPECS: Wingspan: 57" (1450mm) Wing Area: 924 sq in (60 sq dm) Weight: 7.7lb (3490g) Wing Loading: 19.2 oz/sq ft (59 g/sq dm) Length: 53" (1345mm) Airfoil: Fully symmetrical Center of Gravity: 4-5/8" (118mm) Back from the wing's leading edge Control Throws- High Rate Low Rate Elevator: Up & Down 1" (25mm) 5/8" (16mm) Rudder: Right to Left 3" (76mm) 1-1/2" (38mm) Ailerons: Up & Down 5/8" (16mm) 3/8" (10mm)

COMMENTS: Pilot shown inside the plane is not included.

Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used on this model and order numbers for six foot rolls; Metallic Blue TOPQ0402 Metallic Gold TOPQ0404 True Red TOPQ0227 White TOPQ0204

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

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
THIS IS THE GREAT PLANES SUPER SKYBOLT AEROBATIC BIPLANE. FEATURES: ALL WOOD CONSTRUCTION, FIBERGLASS COWL & WHEEL PANTS, TOP FLITE MONOKOTE COVERED, STRUTS WITH THUMBSCREW ATTACHMENTS REQUIRES: 4-CHANNEL W/5 STANDARD SERVOS, .60-.75 2 STROKE OR .70-.91 4 STROKE ENGINE, CA & EPOXY GLUES, PROPELLER, FUEL, TOOLS & FIELD EQUIPMENT

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 LXK129 Great Planes Silicone Fuel Tubing Standard 3'
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 LXK135 Great Planes Easy Fueler Valve Glow
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 LXL430 Hobbico Latex Foam Rubber 1/4"
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 LXRXC4 Tower Hobbies TOWER Power 10% Airplane Fuel Quart
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