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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 Airplane Business officially licensed variation 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
• Unmatched stability and precision of AS3X® innovation for smoother flight performance
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope protection
• Scale overview and surface information, plus a matching spinner and selected cockpit
• Long lasting aluminum landing equipment with scale covers and wheel pants
• Tool-free wing assembly with quick-release hardware
• Optional-use flying wires consisted of for included scale looks
• Large cockpit hatch and detachable tray streamlines battery installation
• Lightweight and long lasting EPO foam building and construction
• Factory-finished with a scale trim plan

Nothing compares to a Pitts biplane. Critics around the globe concur—flying one will spoil almost all other aerobatic experiences. Very first flown almost 75 years earlier, to this day the Pitts plans, packages, and finished biplanes that leave the Aviat Airplane Business, are all remarkably similar to the pioneering original design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park leaflet is a tribute to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctly integrates an authentic appearance with terrific handling for unbelievable performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is a formally licensed reproduction of the full-scale aerobatic icon that’s expertly designed and equipped to deliver a flight experience that’s easy to enjoy. The general measurements noticeably capture the advanced Pitts lays out while EPO building and construction helps present scale information with a high level of sturdiness. Although setting up and removing the wings is incredibly easy and tool-free, this lovely bipe is sized so you probably never ever have to take it apart. Like the full-scale, under the hood is the kind of power that differentiates this aerobat as a potent performer with practically endless capacity. Ballistic vertical climbs, excessive snaps, crisp rolls and sharp corners are simply a few of its specialties. Scale pilots will value its smooth flight performance and level of information, while everybody will enjoy its power system versatility. Whether you opt to fly this unique aerobat on a THREE or FOUR LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will deliver an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Information
Besides the mindful focus on every overview, scale information consists of the appearance of material covered building and 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 frequently discovered on high-powered versions of the Pitts bipe while the cockpit area is neatly selected with an enclosed canopy and painted pilot figure. Optional-use flying wires for included scale looks are likewise included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system features an ESC, motor and prop that combine with a THREE LiPo battery to deliver an abundance of thrust and beyond-scale performance. Or you can install a FOUR battery for ballistic, rocket ship-like vertical power and way beyond scale performance without the requirement for any modifications or upgrades.

Tool-Free Field Assembly
Although sized to fit totally assembled in almost any automobile, installation and removal of the wings is tool-free for the ultimate in convenience. Pins easily secure the struts into the wings while each center difficult point is locked into location with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Design
Construction with long lasting EPO material makes it possible to reproduce complicated information in a lightweight type. The outcome is an outstanding scale appearance that’s easy to keep and enables the most satisfying flight experience possible to shine through.

AS3X® Receiver with Optional SAFE® Select Flight Envelope Defense
This Bind-N-Fly® Fundamental design is equipped with a Spektrum™ 2.4GHz DSMX® receiver featuring AS3X (Artificial Stabilization – 3-aXis) innovation that works behind the scenes to ravel the impacts of wind and turbulence so you enjoy a sense of stability and precision that makes it seem like you're flying a much bigger, expertly tuned aircraft.

If this is your very first biplane, or you want an extra margin of safety while familiarizing yourself with the aircraft, you can allow 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 aircraft from rolling or pitching upside down. They likewise prevent excessive climb or dive angles.

Automatic Self-Leveling
The aircraft immediately returns to and holds level flight when the sticks are released and in the center position. It’s likewise valuable for keeping the wings level during takeoffs and landings.

Easy change task—no programs needed
The easy treatment for assigning a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select features on and off doesn't require any programs and takes simply a couple of seconds.

You will need...Full-range, 5+ Channel DSMX®/DSM2® transmitter
1800–2200mAh 3–FOUR LiPo flight battery
Compatible LiPo 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+
Advised Battery: 2200-3000mah 3S 11.1V 25C Li-Po (Sold Separately)


Frequently Bought Together

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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