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Great Planes P-51D Mustang 40 Kit .40-.46,57" GPMA0175


This is the nitro power Great Planes P-51D Mustang unassembled R/C airplane kit, aircraft, plane, jet, airship.

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More information about Great Planes P-51D Mustang 40 Kit .40-.46,57" GPMA0175

Great Planes Ultra Sport Performance, with the flair of WWII's best Sport performance, scale detail and easy assembly all in one kit. This plane is based on the Ultra-Sport 40's proven symmetrical airfoil, the P-51D offers correct wing and power loadings for stable, low throttle flight. At full throttle, the P-51D performs high-speed passes and other impressive maneuvers. With Wing guns, exhaust stacks, landing gear doors, decals and more give the P-51D the formidable look of the original.

Includes: All the wood to build the kit, clear canopy, plastic cowl, nylon adjustable engine mount, decal sheet, rolled plans & instructions.


  • Engine: .40-.46 2-stroke or .60-.70 4-stroke
  • Radio: 4-5 channel (5th channel for optional retracts)
  • Servos: 4-5 (ailerons, elevator, rudder, throttle, retracts)
  • Covering: 2 rolls
  • Misc. Items: 10oz fuel tank, fuel tubing, wheels, 2.75" spinner, wheel collars, building and field equipment

The fuse is fully sheeted; the wing is an open bay wing. The radiator scoop is built up from ply and sheeted. Decal set P540D01 sold only through GP Manufacturing includes:      

  • Four 7-5/8" x 4" Blue & White stars and bars                      
  • Two each of 7/8" Black numbers 0-9                                
  • Two 1½" x 1¼" Red, Black & White Great Planes logos               
  • 5-5/8" x ¾" Black "Sweet Thing"                                   
  • Two 5¾" x 2-3/8" Black B7M                                        
  • One 3¾" x 1½" Black & White instrument panel                      
  • Two 2-1/8" x 3/8" Red, Black & White Great Planes logos

Specifications for Great Planes P-51D Mustang 40 Kit .40-.46,57" GPMA0175

Main Category

R/C Vehicles

Vehicle Type


Power Type

Nitro Power

Build Type

Unassembled Kit

Skill Level

Skill Level 5

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Wingspan: 57
Wing area:
580 sq in
fully-symmetrical low-wing
Wing loading:
24oz/sq ft
Center of Gravity:
5-3/8" aft of LE @ root

Control Throws
High Rate
5/8" up
1/2" down
1-3/8" each
9/32" each

Low Rate 
3/8" up
5/16" down
7/8" each
3/16" each

  • Balsa and plywood construction
  • CAD engineered with interlocking construction throughout the kit
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Reviews for Great Planes P-51D Mustang 40 Kit .40-.46,57" GPMA0175

"Matt Hegarty"

"Thanks RC Planet"

"Great service from RC Planet!! This will be my first stop for future purchases. Delivery was on time and at a good price point - the kit arrived in perfect condition and was packed very well."

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Questions and answers about Great Planes P-51D Mustang 40 Kit .40-.46,57" GPMA0175

From Customer | 2016-08-20 20:24:55

Can you convert this plane to electric power?


It does not look like the manufacturer is recommending any electric set up for this bird.

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