This is the Great Planes ElectriCub II Airplane Kit. The stable and smooth flight characteristics of the Great Planes J-3 ElectriCub lets you make a quick and painless transition to electric powered airplanes.
You'll enjoy a whole new world of advantages with Great Planes' Piper J-3 ElectriCub! From its versatile performance to the exciting semi-scale looks that are patterned after one of aviation's most popular aircraft, this is a thoroughly satisfying first (or next) electric airplane model. It packs away comfortably in your car, always ready for a flight... just pop in a fresh battery and take your place in the sky!
Includes: 1/8 wire landing gear, hardware package, all balsa and plywood to build the kit, ABS plastic cowling with dummy engine, full size rolled plans, photo illustrated instruction manual with plan reference, decals, clear butyrate canopy and side windows.
Wingspan: 58.75" (1490mm)
Wing Area: 471.5 sq in (30.4 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 16-17oz/sq ft (49-52g/sq dm)
Fuselage Length: 37" (940mm)
Weight: 3.25-3.5lb (1470-1590g)
Airfoil: Flat-bottom, high-wing
Center of gravity: 2-7/8" back from the leading edge of wing at fuse (not from inside the windshield area)
Elevator: Up and Down .75"
Ailerons: Up .50“ Down .375"
Rudder: Left and Right .75"
Elevator: Up and Down .625"
Ailerons: Up 3/8“ Down .25"
Rudder: Left and Right .50"
Wing: +2 degrees
Stabilizer: +3 degrees with the aft deck base at 0 degrees
Motor: 4 degrees down thrust and 2 degrees right thrust
Note: If your radio does not have dual rates, we recommend setting the throws between the low and high rate amount.