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E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select (E-Flite EFL3550 | EFL3550)
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Model: E-Flite EFL3550
Dist. #: EFL3550   SKU: EFL3550

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Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select...
• An Aviat Aircraft Company formally certified 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
• Unequaled stability and precision of AS3X® innovation for smoother flight performance
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope defense
• Scale summary and surface area detail, plus a matching spinner and selected cockpit
• Long lasting aluminum landing equipment with scale covers and wheel trousers
• Tool-free wing assembly with quick-release hardware
• Optional-use flying wires consisted of for included scale looks
• Large 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 back, to this day the Pitts plans, kits, and completed biplanes that leave the Aviat Aircraft Company, are all extremely much like the pioneering initial design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park flyer is a tribute to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctively integrates an authentic appearance with great handling for extraordinary performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is an officially licensed reproduction of the full-scale aerobatic icon that’s expertly created and geared up to provide a flight experience that’s simple to delight in. The total measurements distinctly record the innovative Pitts outlines while EPO construction assists present scale detail with a high level of sturdiness. Even though setting up and getting rid of the wings is exceptionally simple and tool-free, this stunning bipe is sized so you most likely never have to take it apart. Like the full-scale, under the hood is the sort of power that identifies this aerobat as a potent entertainer with essentially endless potential. Ballistic vertical climbs, excessive snaps, crisp rolls and sharp corners are just a few of its specializeds. Scale pilots will appreciate its smooth flight performance and level of detail, while everyone will enjoy its power system versatility. Whether you decide to fly this one-of-a-kind aerobat on a THREE or 4S LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will provide an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Detail
Besides the mindful focus on every summary, scale detail includes the appearance of fabric covered construction, plus detents highlighting where panels and hatches are discovered on the full-size. The characteristic wedge-shape fuselage is crowned with a scale spinner in a shape typically 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 included scale appearances are likewise included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system includes an ESC, motor and prop that integrate with a THREE LiPo battery to provide an abundance of thrust and beyond-scale performance. Or you can install 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 totally put together in almost any car, setup and removal of the wings is tool-free for the ultimate in convenience. Pins quickly secure the struts into the wings while each center difficult point is locked into place with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Design
Building with long lasting EPO material makes it possible to replicate complicated detail in a lightweight form. The result is an outstanding scale appearance that’s simple to maintain and allows the most satisfying flight experience possible to shine through.

AS3X® Receiver with Optional SAFE® Select Flight Envelope Security
This Bind-N-Fly® Basic design is geared up with a Spektrum™ 2.4GHz DSMX® receiver featuring AS3X (Synthetic Stabilization – 3-aXis) innovation that works behind the scenes to ravel the impacts 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, expertly tuned aircraft.

If this is your first biplane, or you desire an additional margin of safety while familiarizing yourself with the airplane, you can enable the optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope defense innovation developed into the receiver.

With SAFE Select allowed, you get:

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

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

Easy switch task—no programming required
The simple procedure for designating a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select functions on and off does not need any programming and takes just a few seconds.

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


Wingspan: 33.5 in (850mm)
Total Length: 31 in (787mm)
Wing Area: 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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