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Top Flite Cessna 182 Skylane GP/EP ARF 81"
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This is the radio controlled, glow or electric powered, almost ready to fly
Top Flite Cessna Skylane Gold Edition Airplane.
IMAA Legal


Construction: Balsa and ply
Wings: One-piece with plywood wing joiner
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Covering: Top Flite MonoKote
Cowl: Painted fiberglass
Cockpit Detail: Seats and instrument panel
Lights: Two landing lights in cowl, one navigational light on each
wing and red MARS beacon light on top of fin (requires separate
receiver battery)
Spinner: Polished aluminum, 2.25" (57mm) diameter
Landing Gear: Main, two piece fiberglass, Nosegear 0.20" (5mm)
diameter prebent wire
Wheel Pants: Constructed of fiberglass, white in color
Wheels: Three foam, two main 3.25" (82mm) diameter, one nosewheel

Engine Mount: Two-piece composite
Fuel Tank: 14oz (420cc)
Building Time: Ready to fly in 15-20 hours
Warranty: Top FliteŽ Models guarantees this kit to be 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. In no case shall Top Flite's liability exceed the
original cost of the purchased kit.


Top Flite Cessna Skylane Gold Edition Airplane with decals, all
hardware, clear plastic windshield and side glass, fiberglass tail
cone, engine mount, cowl, three wheels, instruction manual and
wheel pants


Engine: .60-.91 cu in (10-15cc) two-stroke OR
.91-1.20 cu in (15-20cc) four-stroke OR
Motor: Rimfire 120 (50-65-450) Outrunner
LiPo Batteries: Two connected in series if using electric motor
Radio: 6-channel
Servos: Six standard with at least 44oz/in (3.2kg/cm) torque
24" (610mm) Servo Extensions: Two for ailerons
12" (305mm) Servo Extensions: Six for ailerons, flaps and wing tip
Y Harnesses: Two for aileron and flap surfaces
Receiver Packs: 1000mAh minimum and 600mAh pack for flying lights


Wingspan: 81 in (2060mm)
Wing Area: 898 sq in (57.9 dm2)
Weight: 11.5 - 12.5lb (5220 - 5670g)
Wing Loading: 30 - 32 oz/sq ft (92 - 98 g/sq dm)
Length: 64 in (1630mm)
Airfoil: Semi-symmetrical
CG (Center of Gravity): 4-5/16" (110mm) back from the leading edge of
the wing
Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate
Elevator: 3/4" (19mm) 10° 1-1/16" (27mm) 15°
Rudder: 5/8" (16mm) 9° 1" (25mm) 15°
Ailerons: 1/2" (13mm) 14° 5/8" (16mm) 17°
Flaps: 1/2 - 1" (25mm) 18° down
full - 2" (51mm) 36° down


Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover this model
and order numbers for 6ft rolls;
Jet White TOPQ0204 Sapphire Blue TOPQ0226
Dove Gray TOPQ0211 Black TOPQ0208

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.

If scale nosegear desired, Robart Fixed Steerable Nosegear (ROBQ1707
is good match.

jxs 3/09/09

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This is the glow or electric powered, ARF Top Flite Cessna 182 Skylane Gold. FEATURES: Covered in Top Flite MonoKote, composite engine mount, navigation & beacon lights, IMAA legal, fiberglass wheel pants, cowl, main landing gear REQUIRES: .60-.91 2-stroke OR .91-1.20 4-stroke engine OR outrunner electric motor, 6-ch radio, 6 servos, two RX packs, building & field equipment

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Primary Accessories Radio & Motor Equipment Building & Field Equipment Optional Accessories
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Primary Accessories Radio & Motor Equipment Building & Field Equipment Optional Accessories

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