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Great Planes - GPMA1609   735557016098 0735557016098
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Great Planes Twinstar EP ARF 47.5"
 
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the Radio Controlled, Electric Powered
Almost Ready to Fly Twinstar EP from Great Planes.
For flyers who have mastered a trainer and have some low wing experience.

FEATURES

Construction: Balsa and ply
Wing: One-piece, two plywood joiners, plywood nacelle frames
Nacelle Covers: Molded white plastic
Cowl: Plastic, painted to match color scheme
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Covering: Top Flite MonoKote
Spinners: Two 1-3/4" (44mm) red plastic
Hatch: Balsa and ply, attaches with magnets
Landing Gear: Tricycle type with three 2.5" (63mm) diameter foam
wheels
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 any component
parts damaged by use or modification.

INCLUDES

ARF Twinstar EP with Landing Gear, three Wheels, two Spinners,
Pushrods, ESC Y-Harness, Decals and Instruction Manual

REQUIREMENTS

Radio: 4-channel minimum, standard size receiver
Servos: Four 39 oz-in (2.8 kg-cm) minimum torque micro size servos
12" (305mm) Extensions: Two for aileron servos
Y-Harnesses: One for ailerons
Brushless Motors: Two RimFire .10 (35-30-1250) outrunner brushless
Electronic Speed Control: Two 25A
Propeller: 8x8 thin electric
LiPo Battery: 3S 11.1V 3800mAh 30C
Battery Charger: For selected battery
LiPo charging bag, building and field equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Wingspan: 47.5" (1205mm)
Length: 42.5" (1080mm)
Wing Area: 392 sq in (25.3 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 24-25 oz/sq ft (73 - 73mm g/sq dm)
Weight: 4 - 4.25lb (1810 - 1930g)
Center of Gravity (CG): 2.5" (64mm) back from leading edge of wing
measured at fuselage
Control Throws: Low High
Elevator, Up/Down: 1/4" (6mm) 14 3/8" (9.5mm) 20
Rudder, Right/Left: 13/16" (21mm) 23 1-1/16" (27mm) 30
Ailerons, Up/Down: 1/4" (6mm) 11 7/16" (11mm) 21

COMMENTS

Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors and order numbers for
6' rolls;
Royal Blue, TOPQ0221 Black, TOPQ0208
Jet White, TOPQ0204 Missile Red, TOPQ201

jml 12.24.15
jxs 11/23/15
ir/jxs

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Phone: 217-398-8970
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Great Planes
3002 N. APOLLO DRIVE, SUITE #1
CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the Electric Powered ARF Twinstar EP from Great Planes. FEATURES: Balsa & ply construction, 1-pc wing w/plywood nacelles, 2 spinners covered in Top Flite MonoKote, ESC Y-harness, tricycle landing gear, decals REQUIRES: 4-ch radio, four micro servos, servo extensions, brushless motor, ESC, 3S LiPo battery, charger, charging bag, prop, bldg & field equip.

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2.39   In Stock
 LXDHJD Duratrax Onyx AA Alkaline Battery (4)
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2.99   In Stock
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 LXEAZT FlightPower LiPo FP30 3S 11.1V 3800mAh 30C Star Plug
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59.99   Early May
 LXVRS6 Great Planes ElectriFly Triton EQ AC/DC Charger
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89.98   In Stock
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 LXZKA2 Great Planes ElectriFly SafeCharge LiPo Charge Bag
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21.99   In Stock
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