This is the Radio Controlled, Glow Powered, Almost Ready-to-Fly,|
Great Planes Easy Sport .40 Sport Airplane Kit
Pre-covered in Top Flite MonoKote.
For Beginner to Intermediate Modeler/Fliers.
Construction: All balsa, and plywood construction
Wings: One piece joined wooden construction
Covering: Factory applied MonoKote covered in White with Red, Gray
and Royal Blue stripes on the wings and the fuselage.
Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced spacious radio compartment
Canopy: Clear, single
Landing Gear: Fixed wire, tricycle style
Single Aileron Servo: Standard size and torque
Complete hardware package included
Reassuring trainer like ability while learning new maneuvers
Capable of dazzling aerobatics
Building Time: Ready to fly in only 15-20 hours
Warranty Period: Great Planes warrants this model free of defects
in workmanship and materials at the time of purchase.
Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,
pre-bent 5/32" (4mm) main and nose landing gear wires, 2¾" (70mm)
foam main and nose wheels, nylon adjustable engine mount,
270cc (9.1oz) fuel tank, 2½" (64mm) nylon White spinner,
hardware package wooden wing joiners and servo trays, ½" (12.7mm)
thick foam rubber padding, photo illustrated instructions.
Engine: .40-.51 (6.5-8.0cc) 2-stroke
OR .52-.70 (8.5-11.4cc) 4-stroke
Muffler: Engine mounts in an upright position enabling stock muffler
included with engine to be used.
*Some engines will require the use of a muffler extension*.
An example is the use of OSMG2616 with an O.S. .40 LA engine.
Radio: 4 channel
Servos: 4-standard (1-Aileron, 1-Elevator, 1-Throttle, 1-Rudder)
(a high torque servo is suggested for the rudder, but not required)
Misc. Items: Glow plug, medium fuel tubing, fuel filter, propeller
building and field equipment.
Wingspan: 58.75" (1492mm)
Wing Area: 742 sq in (47.9sq dm)
Weight: 5.5 - 6.7lb (2.5-3.0kg)
Wing Loading: 17.1-20.2oz/sq ft (52.2-61.6g/sq dm)
Length: 50" (1270mm)
Airfoil: Fully symmetrical, shoulder mount configuration
Center of Gravity: 4-1/8 " (105mm) Back from the wing's leading edge
Control Throws- High Rate Low Rate
Elevator: Up & Down ½" (12.7mm) 3/8" (9.5mm)
Rudder: Right to Left 1¼" (31.8mm) 1" (25.4mm)
Ailerons: Up & Down 7/16" (11mm) 5/16" (8mm)
Larger wheels than those included may be required for operation on
rough grass. Pilot shown inside the plane is not included.
Following are the colors of covering used on this model and order
number for six foot rolls;
White TOPQ0204 Royal Blue TOPQ0221
Gray TOPQ0211 Missile Red TOPQ0201
If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 8oz
Flextank (SULQ1739), or the DuBro 8oz tank (DUBQ0208).
Some minor trimming and modifications may be required.
MonoKote colors checked & matched updated tjt 022305
updt jxs 11/16/09