Great Planes ElectriFly PBY Catalina Seaplane EP ARF GPMA1154

Great Planes

Item # GPMA1154
$249.99 $189.99
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Status: In Stock
Build Type:
Almost Ready to Fly
Power Type:
Electric Power
Skill Level:
Skill Level 3
Vehicle Type:
Airplane
UPC:
735557011543
Great Planes ElectriFly PBY Catalina Seaplane EP ARF GPMA1154

More information about Great Planes ElectriFly PBY Catalina Seaplane EP ARF GPMA1154

 

This is the Great Planes ElectriFly PBY Catalina Seaplane EP ARF. This Seaplane is recommended for intermediate pilots. Enjoy the easy-to-assemble seaplane that beats the pontoon blues – it's not just a plane with floats! The PBY Catalina Recreates the look of the 1930s-era naval military/sea rescue plane in just hours. Featuring a lightweight, beautifully hand-crafted fiberglass fuselage and factory-covered, built-up wood wing and tail. Recommended RimFire twin brushless motors provide the ideal power-to-weight ratio for exciting water takeoffs and landings.

Includes: One Great Planes ElectriFly PBY Catalina Seaplane EP ARF with decal sheet, plywood motor mounts, two plastic nacelles, two wing tip floats, two 8x6 plastic propellers, two plywood motor mounts, two aileron extensions, hardware package, photo-illustrated instructions, and removable water rudder

Requires

  • Radio: Four channel with micro receiver
  • Servos: Two micro high torque
    Note: Radio listed above includes two servos (total number of four servos required)
  • Servo Extensions: Two 6" (152mm) 
  • Y-Harnesses: Two
  • Motors: Two Brushless
  • Electronic Speed Controls: Two ElectriFly SS-25 
  • Parallel ESC Adapter
  • Battery: 11.1V, 2100mAh LiPo
  • Cell Balancer: If using charger that doesn't have balancing capabilities
  • Battery Charger: LiPo compatible
  • Building and field equipment

  • Fiberglass hull, balsa and plywood wing and tail section
  • Two-piece wing design with aluminum wing joiner tube, tip floats and pre- installed motor leads
  • Factory applied iron-on covering
  • Easy access hatch on top of fuselage for the radio compartment
  • Dual servo aileron control with extensions pre-installed
  • Plywood motor mounts with plastic cowls
  • Two plastic propellers, 8x6 (GPMQ6610)
  • Airplane Stand: Tubes with foam cradles holds plane during assembly process and allows easy transport
  • Building Time: Ready to fly in only 6-10 hours
  • Warranty (through the manufacturer): Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit free from defects in both materials and workmanship at the date of purchase.

Wingspan: 53.5" (1360mm)
Wing Area: 395 sq in (25.5 sq dm)
Weight: 3 - 3.25lb (1360 - 1470g)
Wing Loading: 18 - 19 oz/sq ft (55 - 58 sq dm)
Length: 34.25" (870mm)
Airfoil: Flat bottom
Center of Gravity: 2-1/8" (54mm) Back from the wing's leading edge

Control Throws
High Rate
Elevator:
1/2" (13mm)
Rudder: Right to Left 3/4" (19mm)
Ailerons: Up & Down 3/8" (10mm)

Low Rate
Elevator:
5/16" (8mm)
Rudder: Right to Left 3/8" (10mm)
Ailerons: Up & Down 1/4“  (6mm)