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Great Planes - GPMA1573   735557015732 0735557015732
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Great Planes Matt Chapman Eagle 580 EP ARF 50"
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    This is the electric powered, radio controlled, almost ready to fly
           ElectriFly Matt Chapman Eagle 580 Aerobatic Airplane.
    This 50" class Eagle 580 is part of the ElectriFly E-Performance XLC
                         Extreme Light Concept Series.

FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply with airfoiled control surfaces, motor box preinstalled with blind nuts providing perfect spacing for spinner backplate-no need for measuring, cowl ring also preinstalled Wings: Two piece with carbon fiber wing joiner Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Aileron Control: Dual servo Cowl: Prepainted fiberglass Canopy: Single, one-piece provides access to battery compartment and attaches with magnets Wheel Pants: Prepainted fiberglass Landing Gear: Painted aluminum Wheels: Main-two foam 2.5" (63mm) diameter, tailwheel 0.87" (22mm) diameter Decals: Die-cut, Embry-Riddle Eagle 580 color scheme Spinner: Plastic, blue in color 2.25" (57mm) diameter Hardware: Full set included Building Time: Approximately 6-8 hours Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at date of purchase.

INCLUDES: ElectriFly ARF Matt Chapman Eagle 580 Airplane with fiberglass cowl, wheel pants and landing gear, wheels, hardware and photo- illustrated instruction manual

REQUIRES: Radio: 4-channel Servos: 4-micro with 38 oz/in or more torque Y Harness: For aileron servos Extensions: Two 24" (610mm), two 12" (305mm), one 6" (152mm) Motor: 42-50-800kV Rimfire Brushless Out-runner (GPMG4700) 45A ESC for Brushless Motor: GPMM1840 Battery: LiPo 2200mAh Cell Balancer: For LiPo battery, GPMM3160 Battery Charger: LiPo compatible Propeller: 13x8E

SPECS: Wingspan: 50" (1270mm) Wing Area: 494 sq in (31.9 sq dm) Weight: 3.25 - 3.5lb (1470 - 1590g) Airfoil: Fully symmetrical, low wing placement Wing Loading: 15 - 16oz/sq ft (46 - 49g/sq dm) Length: 47.75" (1215mm) Center of Gravity: 3.25" (83mm) back from the leading edge of the wing at the side of the fuselage

Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate 3D Elevator: 3/4" (19mm) 12 1" (25mm) 17 2-3/4" (70mm) 52 Rudder: 1" (25mm) 10 1-1/2" (38mm) 15 4" (102mm) 44 Ailerons: 3/8" (10mm) 7 5/8" (19mm) 13 1-1/2" (38mm) 31

COMMENTS: Following are the MonoKote colors used on this model and stock numbers for six foot rolls; Cub Yellow TOPQ0220 Black TOPQ0208 Insignia Blue TOPQ0207 Missle Red TOPQ0201 Orange TOPQ0202 Jet White TOPQ0204

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This is the ARF Electric Powered ElectriFly Matt Chapman Eagle 580 Airplane. FEATURES: Balsa & ply construction, covered in Top Flite MonoKote, carbon fiber wing joiner tube, preinstalled motor box, fiberglass cowl & wheel pants REQUIRES: 4-ch radio w/4 micro servos, 11.1V 2100mAh LiPo battery, charger, brushless motor ESC, building & field equipment

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