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Great Planes - GPMA1295   735557012953 0735557012953
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Great Planes Waco YMF-5D Biplane ARF .91,72"
 
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GPMA1295
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649.99
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the radio controlled, glow or gasoline powered, almost ready to fly
Waco YMF-5D Biplane from Great Planes.
Includes parts to build a two-seat trainer or a single pilot mail carrier.
IMAA-Legal 72" Wingspan

FEATURES

Construction: Built-up balsa and ply
Wings: One-piece with two each plywood and aluminum joiners
Aileron Control: Four servo (two per wing)
Covering: Top Flite MonoKote
Cowl: Painted fiberglass with replica radial engine detail that is
secured with hidden cowl rings
Cockpit: Parts included for a single-cockpit mail carrier, or a two-
cockpit aircraft, instrument panel decals, pilot figures are not
included
Engine Mount: Two-piece composite construction
Fuel Tank: Approximately 24oz (720cc)
Landing Gear: Preformed 0.16" (4mm) thick painted aluminum with
painted fiberglass fairings and wheel pants
Wheels: Three foam, main 3.5" (90mm) diameter, tail wheel, 1.5"
(38.5mm) diameter
Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this
kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at
the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover component parts
damaged by use or modification.

INCLUDES

Pre-built wing, fuselage and tail assemblies, landing gear, wheels
hardware packages, instruction manual, fuel tank, decals and
dummy plastic engine detail

REQUIREMENTS

Radio: At least 4-channels
Servos: Seven
Servo Extensions: Two 16" (405mm)
One 12" (300mm)
One 30" (760mm)
Y Harness: One 21" (533mm)
One 6" (152mm) (two if not using computer radio)
Switch & Charge Jack Mounting Set
Engine: .91 cu in (14.9 cc) 2-stroke OR
1.20 cu in (19.7 cc) 4-stroke OR
1.5 - 1.8 cu in (25 - 30 cc) gasoline engine
Propeller, building & field equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Length: 72" (1830mm)
Wing Area: 1384 sq in (89.2 sq dm)
Weight: 12.75 - 13.75 lb (5.78 - 6.23 kg)
Wing Loading: 21 - 21oz/sq ft (64 - 70g/sq dm)
Length: 56.5" (1435mm)
Center of Gravity (CG): 5.25" (133mm) back from the leading edge of
the top wing
Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate
Elevator Up & Down, 11/16" (17mm) 8 1-1/4" (32mm) 14
Rudder Right & Left, 1-3/4" (44mm) 17 2-1/4" (57mm) 22
Ailerons Up & Down, 11/16" (17mm) 14 7/8" (22mm) 18

COMMENTS

Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used on this model and
order numbers for 6' rolls;
Cub Yellow (TOPQ0220)
Black (TOPQ0208)
True Red (TOPQ0227)

If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 24oz Slant
Type Flextank (SULQ1444).
Some minor trimming and modifications may be required.

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CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the glow or gasoline powered Waco YMF-5D Biplane from Great Planes. FEATURES: Covered in Top Flite MonoKote, fiberglass wheel pants, struts, fairings & cabanes, aluminum tube horizontal stab alignment, IMAA-legal REQUIRES: .91 2-stroke or 1.20 4-stroke or 25-30cc gas engine, 4+channel radio 7 servos, extensions, prop, RX battery, bldg & field equip.

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