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E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select (E-Flite EFL3550 | EFL3550)
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Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select...
• An Aviat Aircraft Business formally licensed version of the iconic aerobat
• High-power, 3S- and 4S-compatible brushless outrunner motor and 50A ESC
• Spektrum™ 6-channel receiver with industry-leading DSMX® innovation
• Unrivaled stability and precision of AS3X® innovation for smoother flight performance
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope protection
• Scale summary and surface information, plus a matching spinner and selected cockpit
• Durable aluminum landing gear with scale covers and wheel pants
• Tool-free wing assembly with quick-release hardware
• Optional-use flying wires included for added scale looks
• Big cockpit hatch and detachable tray simplifies battery setup
• Lightweight and long lasting EPO foam construction
• Factory-finished with a scale trim scheme

Nothing compares to a Pitts biplane. Critics around the world concur—flying one will ruin nearly all other aerobatic experiences. First flown nearly 75 years earlier, to this day the Pitts strategies, kits, and ended up biplanes that leave the Aviat Aircraft Business, are all incredibly just like the pioneering initial design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park flyer is a tribute to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctly integrates an authentic look with excellent handling for amazing performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is a formally licensed reproduction of the full-blown aerobatic icon that’s skillfully developed and equipped to provide a flight experience that’s simple to delight in. The general dimensions definitely catch the revolutionary Pitts describes while EPO construction assists present scale information with a high level of sturdiness. Even though installing and removing the wings is exceptionally simple and tool-free, this lovely bipe is sized so you probably never ever have to take it apart. Like the full-blown, under the hood is the type of power that differentiates this aerobat as a powerful performer with essentially unrestricted capacity. Ballistic vertical climbs, dizzying snaps, crisp rolls and sharp corners are just a few of its specializeds. Scale pilots will value its smooth flight performance and level of information, while everyone will enjoy its power system adaptability. Whether you decide to fly this distinctive aerobat on a 3S or 4S LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will provide an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Information
Besides the mindful focus on every summary, scale information consists of the look of material covered construction, plus detents highlighting where panels and hatches are discovered on the full-size. The particular wedge-shape fuselage is crowned with a scale spinner in a shape often discovered on high-powered versions of the Pitts bipe while the cockpit location is neatly selected with an enclosed canopy and painted pilot figure. Optional-use flying wires for added scale looks are likewise included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system includes an ESC, motor and prop that integrate with a 3S LiPo battery to provide an abundance of thrust and beyond-scale performance. Or you can set up a 4S battery for ballistic, rocket ship-like vertical power and way beyond scale performance without the requirement for any adjustments or upgrades.

Tool-Free Field Assembly
Although sized to fit completely put together in almost any car, setup and removal of the wings is tool-free for the ultimate in benefit. Pins easily secure the struts into the wings while each center tough point is locked into place with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Design
Building and construction with long lasting EPO material makes it possible to reproduce complicated information in a light-weight type. The result is an impressive scale look that’s simple to preserve and permits the most satisfying flight experience possible to shine through.

AS3X® Receiver with Optional SAFE® Select Flight Envelope Security
This Bind-N-Fly® Standard design is equipped with a Spektrum™ 2.4GHz DSMX® receiver featuring AS3X (Synthetic Stabilization – 3-aXis) innovation that works behind the scenes to ravel the effects of wind and turbulence so you delight in a sense of stability and precision that makes it feel like you're flying a much larger, skillfully tuned aircraft.

If this is your first biplane, or you desire an extra margin of security while acquainting yourself with the airplane, you can enable the optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope protection innovation constructed into the receiver.

With SAFE Select enabled, you get:

Pitch and Bank Angle Limits
These envelope limits keep the airplane from rolling or pitching upside down. They likewise avoid excessive climb or dive angles.

Automatic Self-Leveling
The airplane quickly returns to and holds level flight when the sticks are launched and in the center position. It’s likewise valuable for keeping the wings level throughout takeoffs and landings.

Easy switch project—no shows required
The simple procedure for appointing a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select features on and off does not need any shows and takes just a few seconds.

You will need...Full-range, 5+ Channel DSMX®/DSM2® transmitter
1800–2200mAh 3–4S LiPo flight battery
Compatible LiPo charger


Wingspan: 33.5 in (850mm)
General Length: 31 in (787mm)
Wing Location: 437 sq in (28.2 sq dm)
Flying Weight: 46 oz (1304 g)
Motor Size: 10BL 1200KV
Radio: 4+
Suggested Battery: 2200-3000mah 3S 11.1V 25C Li-Po (Sold Separately)


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E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select
Racers Edge Battery/Esc Adapter: Ec3 Battery To Male Deans (T-Plug)
Gens Ace 2200mAh 11.1V 45C 3S1P Lipo Battery Pack with Deans plug
This Item: E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select
Racers Edge Battery/Esc Adapter: Ec3 Battery To Male Deans (T-Plug)
Gens Ace 2200mAh 11.1V 45C 3S1P Lipo Battery Pack with Deans plug

Total Price: $231.97

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