This is the radio controlled, glow powered, almost ready-to-fly, 1/7 scale
Top Flite P-47D .61 Thunderbolt Scale Airplane.
For Intermediate to Advanced Modeler/Fliers.
Eligible to compete in the Fun Scale class in AMA competition.
FEATURES: Construction: Built up balsa and light ply fuselage and wings
Wing: One-piece, with built-in flaps
Covering: Factory applied Top Flite MonoKote
Radio Compartment: Easily accessible, plywood reinforced
Cowling: Pre-painted fiberglass
Air Scoop: Pre-painted fiberglass
Canopy: Vacu-formed clear, pre-painted
Landing Gear: Mechanical retracts
Wheels: Main, two 3.25" (83mm), one 1.25"(31.75mm) tailwheel
Dual Wing Servo Control: Two servos per wing half (1 flap, 1 aileron)
Cockpit Kit: Instrument Panel, Seat Back,
Building Time: Ready to fly in only 15-20 hours
Warranty: Top Flite Models guarantees this kit free of defects
in material and workmanship at the date of purchase. This warranty
does not cover any component parts damaged by use or modification.
INCLUDES: Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,
retractable main landing gear, 3.25" (83mm) main wheels, 1.25"
(31.75mm) tailwheel, adjustable engine mount, painted canopy, 14oz
(420cc) fuel tank, pilot bust, instrument panel, dummy radio and
battery, seat back, belly pan, fiberglass air scoop, fiberglass
cowl, ABS exhaust stacks, extensive hardware package and photo-
illustrated instructions, machine guns, landing gear strut covers,
full set of color decals
REQUIRES: Engine: .60 - .91 cu in (10 - 15cc) 2-stroke
OR .90 - 1.20 cu in (15 - 20cc) 4-stroke
Servos: 7 Standard (2-Aileron, 1-Elevator, 1-Throttle, 1-Rudder,
1-Retract Servo (for mechanical retracts)
24" Servo Extensions: Two (one for each aileron servo)
6" (152mm) Servo Extensions: Three (aileron, flap, landing gear)
Dual Servo Extension: Two for flap and aileron servos
Receiver Battery: 1000mAh minimum
Misc. Items: Glow plug, ¼" foam rubber padding, medium fuel tubing,
fuel filter, propeller, building and field equipment.
SPECS: Wingspan: 63" (1600mm)
Wing Area: 730 sq in (46.5 sq dm)
Weight: 9.5 - 10.5lb (3970 - 4540g)
Wing Loading: 30 - 33 oz/sq ft (91 - 101 sq dm)
Length: 56" (1420mm)
Airfoil: Fully-symmetrical, low-wing
Center of Gravity: 4-1/8" (105mm) Back from the wing's leading edge
at the fuselage
Control Throws: High Rate Low Rate
Elevator: Up & Down 1/2" (13mm) 11° 3/8" (10mm) 10°
Rudder: Right to Left 1-3/8" (35mm) 21° 1" (25mm) 15°
Ailerons: Up & Down 9/16" (14mm) 16° 3/8" (10mm) 11°
Flaps: Full 2" (51mm) 36° One Half 7/8" (22mm) 16°
COMMENTS: For optional pneumatic retracts, order the following items;
Robart #606HD 85° Deg Mains w/3/16" Wire ROBQ0006
Robart #188VR Standard Air Control Kit ROBQ2302
Robart #164G 100PSI Hand Pump ROBQ2363
Great Planes Wire Axle 2x3/16" GPMQ4282
Robart #190 Air Line Quick Disconnects ROBQ2395
For a WWII American pilot figure, order the Century Jet Models 1/7
scale Full Body Pilot (CJMQ9038) or Pilot Bust (CJMQ9036).
This kit is covered in the following Top Flite MonoKote colors:
TOPQ0204 White TOPQ0510 Matte Olive Drab
TOPQ0218 Dark Red TOPQ0511 Matte Dove Gray
TOPQ0508 Matte Black
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.