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Tower Hobbies Vista Sailplane EP ARF 78.5"
 
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Instruction Manuals: Manual 1
Tower Catalog Page: 59

 
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LXMUY1
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the electric powered, radio controlled Almost-Ready-to-Fly
Tower Hobbies Vista EP Sailplane.

FEATURES

Construction: Built-up balsa and plywood for strength and durability
Wings: One piece with aluminum/wood wing joiner
Covering: Factory applied adhesive backed, color scheme is White,
Yellow, Orange and Red
Motor: 550 size, preinstalled
Electronic Speed Control: Preinstalled, no set-up needed
Radio Compartment: Accessible under wing, plywood reinforced
Propeller: (HCAA3764) 8x4 folding, nylon construction
Warranty: Tower Hobbies guarantees this kit free from defects
in both material and workmanship at the date of purchase. This
warranty does not cover any component parts damaged by use or
modification.

INCLUDES

Tower Hobbies Vista EP Sailplane with 550 size motor, esc, folding
propeller, tail skid, all hardware, photo-illustrated instruction
manual

REQUIREMENTS

Radio: 3-channel
Servos: 2 standard size and torque (1-rudder, 1-elevator) TOWM4525
Battery: 7-cell 8.4V
Battery Charger: GPMM3001 and Dean's Male Ultra/Standard Male Adapter
GPMM3131 if using this charger or other charger that requires a
Dean's adapter
Building and field equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Wingspan: 78.5" (2000mm)
Wing Area: 678 sq in (4.37 sq dm)
Weight: 45 - 50oz (1275 - 1415g)
Wing Loading: 9.6 - 10.6 oz/sq ft (29 - 32g/sq dm)
Length: 41" (1035mm)
Airfoil: Flat bottom
Center of Gravity (CG): 3-1/8" (79mm) back from leading edge of wing
at fuselage size
Control Throws: High Rate Low Rate
Elevator (up and down): 5/8" (16mm) 3/8" (9.5mm)
Rudder (right and left): 1" (38mm) 1" (25mm)

COMMENTS

The instruction manual lists an incorrect prop/spinner replacement.
The correct prop and spinner replacement is HCAA3764.

jxs 7/11/06
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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
THIS IS THE ELECTRIC POWERED RADIO CONTROLLED TOWER HOBBIES VISTA EP SAILPLANE FEATURES; BALSA & PLY CONSTRUCTION, 550 SIZE MOTOR, ESC, FOLDING PROPELLER FLAT BOTTOM AIRFOIL REQUIRES: 3-CH RADIO, 2 STANDARD SERVOS, 7-CELL 8.4V BATTERY, CHARGER BUILDING & FIELD EQUIPMENT

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