This is the radio controlled, electric powered, almost-ready-to-fly|
BD-5B Airplane from Aeroworks.
For intermediate pilots beyond the trainer stage and
who are comfortable flying a high performance sport plane.
Construction: CAD design laser cut balsa and ply
Wings: One-piece balsa and ply
Aileron Control: Single servo
Rudder Control: Single servo
Motor Mount: Built-in at rear of fuselage
Cowl: Painted fiberglass
Covering: Light weight high quality
Canopy: Clear molded plastic, removable for access to battery
Landing Gear: Painted aluminum main gear, three foam wheels,
steerable prebent wire nose gear
Warranty: Aeroworks manufacturing guarantees this kit to be free from
defects in both material and workmanship at the date of purchase.
This limited warranty does not cover any component parts damaged by
use or modification.
Pre-built and covered wing, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,
all hardware, decals, belly pan, landing gear, three wheels,
Radio: 4-channel minimum
Aileron Servos: One sub micro
Rudder Servos: One sub micro
Elevator Servo: One sub micro
Servo Extensions: One 6"
Electric Motor: 275 - 300W brushless, Aeroworks recommends the
Himax 2815 motor (not carried)
Electronic Speed Control: 25A or compatible with selected motor
Battery: 3-cell, 1500-2000mAh LiPo
Propeller: 7 x 5E
Battery charger, building and field equipment
Wingspan: 43.5" (1105mm)
Wing Area: 230 sq in (14.86 sq dm)
Length: 31" (787mm)
Weight: 25 - 28oz (709 - 794g)
Center of Gravity: 1-5/8" (33mm) back from the leading edge of the
wing measured at the wing root where it meets the fuselage
Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate
Elevator up & down: 3/8" or 15° 5/8" or 20°
Rudder left to right: 3/16" or 14° 5/16" or 20°
Ailerons up & down: 3/16" or 15° 5/16" or 20°