Great Planes Escapade has something for every pilot, but they all see something just a little bit different. It looks like a great second plane for the ambitious newcomer, easy-flying fun to the experienced pro and a solid choice for electric and glow modelers alike. But no matter how you see it, it's easy to see that the Escapade is a versatility star, and another big addition to the Great Planes line-up of fast-building, quality-first ARFs. Ready for first flights in just 4-6 hours!Features:
- Construction: Balsa and ply
- Covering: Covered in Top Flite MonoKote
- Wings: One-piece with aluminum joiner tube
- Aileron Control: Modeler's choice of single or dual servo control
- Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced
- Canopy: Single tinted, hatch attaches to fuselage with magnets, preinstalled painted pilot bust
- Fuel Tank: 9.1oz (270cc)
- Landing Gear: Left and right aluminum sections 0.12" (3mm) thick
- Wheels: Main, foam 3" (76mm) diameter, tailwheel 0.87" (22mm) diameter
- Wheel Pants: Painted fiberglass
- Spinner: Plastic, red in color 2.5" (63mm) diameter
- Engine Mount: Two-piece composite
- Motor Mount: Plywood
- Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at the date of purchase.
Great Planes Escapade Sport Airplane, landing gear, wheels, motor mount, engine mount, fuel tank, spinner, landing gear, pilot bust and instruction manualRequires:
Servos: 3-5 standard size
Engine .40 - .55 cu in (6.5 - 9.0cc) 2-stroke glow OR
.52 - .70 cu in (8.5 - 11.5cc) 4-stroke glow OR
Electric Motor: .46 RimFire (42-60-800kV)
Battery: 14.8V (4S) 3200mAh LiPo (if using electric motor)
Electronic Speed Control: 60 amp (if using electric motor)
Charger: LiPo compatible charger and cell balancer (if using electric motor)
6" (152mm) Servo Extension: Two for single servo aileron control
Dual Servo Extension required for dual servo aileron control
1/4" foam rubber padding, propeller, building and field equipment
Wingspan: 52.5" (1340mm)
Wing Area: 483 sq in (31.2 sq dm)
Weight: 5.0 - 5.5lb (2270 - 2495g)
Wing Loading: 24 - 26 oz/sq ft (73 - 80 g/sq dm)
Length: 46" (1160mm)
Airfoil: Semi-symmetrical, low wing configuration
Center of Gravity: 2-1/2" (63mm) Back from the wing's leading edge at the fuselage sides
Ailerons: Up & Down 1/4" (6mm) 11?
Elevator: Up & Down 3/4" (19mm) 15?
Rudder: Right & Left 1-1/4" (32mm) 17?
Ailerons: Up & Down 1/2" (13mm) 22?
Elevator: Up & Down 1-1/4" (32mm) 25?
Rudder: Right & Left 2" (51mm) 26?