Pitts Challenger – 106? – 2.69m (150-220cc)
Pilot-RC’s first ever biplane! And it could be no other than the classically beautiful Pitts Challenger.
Fear not about long setup times of traditional biplanes, Pilot-RC’s innovative and patented systems allow you to have the model completely put together in under 5 minutes, to then unleash the acrobatic monster that is our Pitts.
SPECIFICATIONS:Model: Pitts ChallengerWingspan: 106? (2,692mm)Length: 102.4? (2,600mm)Wing area: 3605 “² (2326cm²)Weight: 40lbs (18.2kg)
FEATURES:• SPECIAL NEW! Pilot-RC new and patented quick release system for fast wing mounting at the field.• Special Pilot-RC no screw canopy. Quick release with new security latch design.• Strong but light, precise and highly acrobatic• Genuine German Oracover (Ultracote) covering • Highly prefabricated, experienced builders can have air ready in under a day• Pre-installed hinges (glued and pinned)• Internally mounted cowling – so no external screws exposed• Removable wings, wing stut and stabs. • Laser engraved motor mounting position
INCLUDED HARDWARE:• Complete air frame with all basic accessories (such as carbon fiber main undercarriage, tail-gear assembly and wing-tubes as well as fibreglass control horns and wheel pants)• Pre-installed hinges and pre-mounted canopy• Fuel tank and fuel tubing pre-prepared, fuel dot and breather valve• Wheels, axels and wheel pants• Pre-prepared pushrods with ball links• Matching carbon spinner
REQUIRED HARDWAREMotor: 150-220ccServos: x8 or x9 high torque plus throttle // Uses x1 per aileron (total x4), x1 per elevator (total x2) and x2 or x3 on rudder
Required extension wire lengths:• x2 for bottom wing aileron servo: 43cm• x2 for top wing aileron servo: 83cm (installed in bottom wing) + 70cm (installed in wing struts) • x2 for elevator servo: 126cm • x1 for throttle servo: 65cm
Also requires all the usual accessories such as transmitter, receiver, batteries, powerbox and possibly other small accessories…