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Great Planes Edge 540T E-Performance Ser 3D ARF 49.5"
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    This is the electric powered, radio controlled, almost ready to fly
                   ElectriFly Edge 540T Aerobatic Airplane.
   This 50" class Edge 540T is part of the ElectriFly E-Performance Series.

FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply with prehinged ailerons and rudder and airfoiled control surfaces, motor box preinstalled with blind nuts providing perfect spacing for spinner backplate-no need for measuring, cowl ring also preinstalled Wings: Two piece with carbon fiber wing joiner Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Aileron Control: Dual servo Cowl: Prepainted fiberglass Wheel Pants: Prepainted fiberglass Landing Gear: Prepainted fiberglass Wheels: Main-two foam 2-1/4" (57mm) diameter, tailwheel 3/4" (19mm) diameter Spinner: Plastic, white in color 2.25" (57mm) diameter Hardware: Full set included Building Time: Approximately 6-8 hours Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at date of purchase.

INCLUDES: ElectriFly ARF Edge 540T Aerobatic Airplane with fiberglass cowl, wheel pants and landing gear, wheels, hardware and photo- illustrated instruction manual

REQUIRES: Radio: 4-5 channel Servos: 4-micro Y Harness: For aileron servos 12" (305mm) Extensions: Two 16" (406mm) Extensions: Two Motor: Rimfire brushless outrunner 42-50-800kV, GPMG4700 Voltage Regulator: CSEM0005 45A ESC for Brushless Motors: GPMM1840 Battery: LiPo 2100mAh Cell Balancer: For LiPo battery, GPMM3160 Battery Charger: LiPo compatible Propeller: 13x8E for sport setup 12x6E for 3D setup

SPECS: Wingspan: 49.5" (1260mm) Wing Area: 490 sq in (31.6 sq dm) Weight: 3.25 - 3.5lb (1470 - 1590g) Airfoil: Fully symmetrical, mid wing placement Wing Loading: 15 - 16oz/sq ft (46 - 49g/sq dm) Length: 48" (1220mm) Center of Gravity: 2-13/16" (71mm) back from the leading edge of the wing at the side of the fuselage

Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate 3D Elevator: 1/2" (13mm) 8 3/4" (19mm) 12 2.5" (64mm) 42 Rudder: 2" (51mm) 17 3.5" (89mm) 30 5" (127mm) 45 Ailerons: 1/2" (13mm) 10 3/4" (19mm) 15 1-3/4" (44mm) 40

COMMENTS: Following are the MonoKote colors used on this model and stock numbers for six foot rolls; White TOPQ0204 Sky Blue TOPQ0206 Sapphire Blue TOPQ0226 Royal Blue TOPQ0221 Medium Purple TOPQ0225

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This is the eletric powered, radio controlled Electrifly Edge 540T Aerobat. FEATURES: Balsa & ply construction, covered in Top Flite Monokote, carbon fiber fiber wing joiner tube, preinstalled motor box REQUIRES: 4-5CH radio w/4 micro servos, 14.8V LiPo battery, charger, brushless motor, ESC, building & field equipment

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