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Great Planes - GPMA1230   735557012304 0735557012304
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Great Planes Yak-55M Sport/3D ARF 50-55cc,88"
 
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Great Planes Yak-55M Sport/3D ARF 50-55cc,88"
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NOTES FROM OUR TECH DEPARTMENT
    This is the radio controlled, gasoline powered, almost ready to fly
       Performance Series Yak 55M Sport/3D Airplane from Great Planes.
                        For experienced modelers.
                           IMMA and IMAC Legal.

FEATURES: Construction: Balsa and ply Covering: Top Flite MonoKote Wings: Two-piece with aluminum wing tube Canopy: Clear with painted frame lines Radio Compartment: Constructed of plywood, accessed under canopy Cowl: Painted fiberglass with plastic dummy radial engine detail Wheel Spats: Painted fiberglass Aileron Control: Dual servo (high torque servos required) Landing Gear: Main, prebent aluminum 0.20" (5mm) thick Tail, carbon fiber tailwheel assembly Wheels: Main, 4" (102mm) foam, tailwheel, 1" (25.4mm) rubber Fuel Tank: Approximately 16oz (480cc) Warranty Period: Great Planes warrants this kit to be free from defects in both material and workmanship at the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover any component parts damaged by use or modification.

INCLUDES: ARF Yak 55M Sport/3D Airplane with landing gear, wheels, decals, wing joiner tube, hardware and instruction manual

REQUIRES: Radio: At least 6-channel, 9 channel or more recommended Servos: Ailerons, Two w/at least 150 oz/in torque Elevator, Two w/at least 150 oz/in torque Rudder, One w/at least 250 oz/in torque Throttle & Choke, One with at least 30 oz/in torque Servo Extensions: One 6" (152mm) Four 12" (305mm) Two 36" (914mm) Receiver Battery: 4.8V, at least 3000mAh Engine: Two-stroke gasoline, 50 - 55 cu in (3.0 - 3.4 cc) w/muffler, stock & pitts type mufflers will require cutting cowl for proper clearance, tunnel is designed into fuselage for a canister or tuned pipe exhaust system Ignition Battery: At least 1000mAh Building and Field Equipment

SPECS: Wingspan: 88" (22.35mm) Wing Area: 1473 sq in (95sq dm) Wing Loading: 28-31 oz/sq ft (85-95 g/sq dm) Length: 82.5" (2095mm) Weight: 18 - 19.5lb (8160 - 8840g) Configuration: Mid-wing Airfoil: Fully symmetrical Center of Gravity (CG): 6.5" (165mm) back from leading edge of wing at fuselage sides Control Throws: Low Rate High Rate 3D Elevator, 3/4" (19mm) 7 1-1/4" (32mm) 12 4" (102mm) 42 Rudder, 4" (102mm) 20 6" (152mm) 42 8" (203mm) 63 Ailerons, 3/4" (19mm) 8 1-3/4" (44mm) 19 2-1/2" (64mm) 27

COMMENTS: Pilot figure shown in photos is not included. If a replacement fuel tank is needed, the Du-Bro 16oz (DUBQ0216) with a Gasoline Conversion Stopper (DUBQ0675) can be used. Some trimming of the fuel tank mounting area may be required. Following are the Top Flite MonoKote colors used to cover this model and order numbers for 6' rolls; True Red (TOPQ0227) Black (TOPQ0208) Jet White (TOPQ0204) Metallic Platinum (TOPQ0408)

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3002 N. APOLLO DRIVE, SUITE #1
CHAMPAIGN, IL 61822

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COMPLETION NOTES FROM THE TECH DEPARTMENT
This is the ARF gasoline powered Yak 55M Sport/3D Airplane from Great Planes. FEATURES: Balsa & ply construction, fiberglass cowl & wheel spats, 2-pc wing dual servo aileron control, MonoKote covering, carbon-fiber tailwheel assembly REQUIRES: 6+ch radio, servos, extensions, 50-55cc gasoline engine, muffler RX & ignition batteries, building & field equipment

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 LXJ778 Great Planes Switch/Charge Jack Mounting Set
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3.89   In Stock
 LXRZ80 Great Planes Gasoline Fuel Tubing 3'
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4.49   In Stock
 LXL430 Hobbico Latex Foam Rubber 1/4"
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3.99   In Stock
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Primary Accessories Radio & Engine Equipment Building & Field Equipment Optional Accessories

 
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