This is a 2-Meter Class Spirit Elite ARF Sailplane from Great Planes.
The Elite Makes A Fine First Sailplane For Experienced R/C Pilots
Wanting Casual Soaring Or Even Competition Flying.
FEATURES: Interlocking Assembly, with Basswood Spars For Strength.
I-Beam Spar and D-Tube Construction.
Durable, gel-coated white Fiberglass Fuselage.
New Selig/Ashok Gopalarathnam SA7035 Airfoil, Which Blends Into A
SA7036 Airfoil At The Tips For Better Stability and Lift.
Two-Piece, Bolt-On Wing Features A Plywood/Aluminum Joiner For Extra
Strength To Handle Hi-Starts and Winch Launches.
Covered in Top Flite MonoKote
Control Surfaces Allow Modelers With A 6-Channel Computer Radio To
Easily Perform Crow Mixing Functions To Lower Flaps, Raise Ailerons
And Slow Down Quickly For Spot Landings, As Well As To "Zoom"
Quickly From Thermal To Thermal.
Generous Package Of High-Quality Great Planes Hardware Is Included.
INCLUDES: Pre-built wing and fuse, Vacuum-Formed Canopy, Hardware Package,
Illustrated Instruction Manual,
REQUIRES: Radio: 4-6 Channel (5 Channels Required For Crow Mixing)
(A Computer Radio w/Mixing Is Highly Recommended For Full Functions)
Servos: 6 Mini or Micro Servos (standard torque is fine)
Hi-Start or other Launching Device
1/4" Thick Foam Padding for Radio Equipment
SPECS: Wingspan: 78.5" (1995mm)
Wing Area: 645 sq/in (41.6dm2)
Wing Loading: 10.3-10.7oz/sq ft (31-33g/dm2)
Weight: 46-48oz (1300-1360g)
Length: 46 in (1168mm)
Center of Gravity: 3-1/4" (82mm) back from the leading edge.
Control Surface Throws:
Elevator: 1/2" up 1/2" down
Rudder: 2" right 2" left
Flaps: 1-3/8" down
Ailerons: 3/4" up 3/8" down
COMMENTS: Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover this model
and order numbers for six foot rolls;
Sapphire Blue TOPQ0226
Dark Teal TOPQ0223
Sky Blue TOPQ0206
covering info updt jxs 10/21/08