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FLY ME TO HIGHER GROUND

FLY ME TO HIGHER GROUND

Projected to be available in late June. The electric ARF version of the Golden Age icon includes a built-up wood airframe, removable one-piece wing

Tower Hobbies Ryan STA Airplane EP ARF 53″

Tower Stock# LXGJUT    $139.99

  • The perfect plane for aerobatic maneuvers like loops, rolls and stall turns.
  • A great “step-up” aircraft for pilots who have mastered high-wing trainers or low/mid-wing sport models.
  • Strong, lightweight, built-up wood airframe.
  • Hand-laid fiberglass cowl, wheel pants and fairings improve scale looks and aerodynamics.
  • Individual aileron servos with short, direct linkages provide precise control.
  • Removable one-piece wing simplifies storage and transport.
  • Easy-to-attach magnetic cowl does not use screws, for cleaner lines and easier motor access.
  • Easy-to-remove hatch for faster LiPo battery changes.
  • Scale, high-viz trim scheme with checkerboard wing bottom design uses high-quality heat shrink film.
  • Ailerons arrive prehinged.
  • Low parts count for faster assembly.
  • Complete hardware package included.

Wing: One-piece
Covering:
Motor Mount: Plywood
Landing Gear: Prebent wire 
Wheel Pants: Painted fiberglass
Cowl: Painted fiberglass


SPECS:

Length: 40″ (1016mm)
Wingspan: 53″ (1346mm)
Wing Area: 424sq in (27.35sq dm)
Wing Loading: 20.3 – 22.1oz/sq ft (61.9 – 67.4g/sq dm)
Weight: 60 – 65oz (1700 – 1842g)
Center of Gravity (CG): 2-3/8 – 2-5/8″ (60 – 67mm) measured from the leading edge of the wing Control Throws High Rate Low Rate
Elevator, Up/Down: 5/8″ (16mm) 12° 7/16″ (1mm) 8°
Rudder, Right/Left: 1-1/8″ (28mm) 20° 7/8″ (22mm) 16°
Ailerons, Up/Down: 15/16″ (24mm) 31° 5/8″ (16mm) 20°

 

STILL NEEDED:

Radio: 4-channel
Servos: Four slim or mini size
Servo Extensions: Two 9″ (229mm) or one 12″ (305mm)
Brushless Motor: Rimfire .32 (42-50-800)
Electronic Speed Control: 75A
Propeller: To match selected motor
Battery: 3S 11.1V at least 3200mAh recommended
Battery Charger: Compatible with selected battery Charging Bag, Battery & Motor Connectors, Building and Field Equipment

 

“42-50-800 outrunner brushless motor. The ElectriFly™ RimFire™ .32 (GPMG4700) is an ideal choice.”

 

 

 

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