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E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select (E-Flite EFL3550 | EFL3550)

Model: E-Flite EFL3550
Dist. #: EFL3550   SKU: EFL3550

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Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select...
• An Aviat Airplane Business formally certified variation of the renowned aerobat
• High-power, THREE- and 4S-compatible brushless outrunner motor and 50A ESC
• Spektrum™ 6-channel receiver with industry-leading DSMX® technology
• Unmatched stability and precision of AS3X® technology for smoother flight performance
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope security
• Scale outline and surface detail, plus a matching spinner and designated cockpit
• Long lasting 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 removable tray simplifies battery setup
• Light-weight and resilient EPO foam building
• Factory-finished with a scale trim plan

Nothing compares to a Pitts biplane. Critics around the world agree—flying one will ruin nearly all other aerobatic experiences. Very first flown practically 75 years back, to this day the Pitts strategies, sets, and completed biplanes that leave the Aviat Airplane Business, are all incredibly similar to the pioneering original design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park flyer is a homage to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctively integrates a genuine appearance with fantastic handling for amazing performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is a formally certified replica of the full-scale aerobatic icon that’s expertly created and equipped to provide a flight experience that’s easy to enjoy. The overall measurements clearly record the revolutionary Pitts lays out while EPO building assists present scale detail with a high level of durability. Despite the fact that setting up and getting rid of the wings is exceptionally simple and tool-free, this lovely bipe is sized so you most likely never ever need to take it apart. Like the full-scale, under the hood is the sort of power that distinguishes this aerobat as a powerful entertainer with practically endless capacity. Ballistic vertical climbs up, excessive snaps, crisp rolls and sharp corners are simply a few of its specializeds. Scale pilots will value its smooth flight performance and level of detail, while everybody will enjoy its power system adaptability. Whether you decide to fly this unique aerobat on a THREE or 4S LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will provide an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Detail
Besides the cautious focus on every outline, scale detail includes the appearance of fabric covered building, 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 variations of the Pitts bipe while the cockpit location is neatly designated with a confined canopy and painted pilot figure. Optional-use flying wires for added scale appearances are likewise included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system includes an ESC, motor and prop that combine with a THREE 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 method beyond scale performance without the need for any modifications or upgrades.

Tool-Free Field Assembly
Although sized to fit totally put together in just about any car, setup and removal of the wings is tool-free for the supreme in benefit. Pins quickly protect the struts into the wings while each center difficult point is locked into location with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Style
Building with resilient EPO material makes it possible to replicate intricate detail in a light-weight form. The outcome is an outstanding scale appearance that’s easy to keep and allows the most gratifying flight experience possible to shine through.

AS3X® Receiver with Optional SAFE® Select Flight Envelope Security
This Bind-N-Fly® Fundamental design is equipped with a Spektrum™ 2.4GHz DSMX® receiver featuring AS3X (Artificial Stabilization – 3-aXis) technology that works behind the scenes to ravel the effects 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 security while acquainting yourself with the plane, you can allow the optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope security technology constructed into the receiver.

With SAFE Select enabled, you get:

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

Automatic Self-Leveling
The plane immediately goes back to and holds level flight when the sticks are released and in the center position. It’s likewise useful for keeping the wings level throughout takeoffs and landings.

Easy switch task—no programs needed
The simple procedure for designating a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select functions on and off does not need any programs and takes simply 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 Location: 437 sq in (28.2 sq dm)
Flying Weight: 46 oz (1304 g)
Motor Size: 10BL 1200KV
Radio: 4+
Advised Battery: 2200-3000mah THREE 11.1V 25C Li-Po (Sold Separately)


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E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select
Gens Ace 2200mAh 11.1V 45C 3S1P Lipo Battery Pack with Deans plug
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This Item: E-Flite Pitts 850mm BNF Basic w/ AS3X/SAFE Select
Gens Ace 2200mAh 11.1V 45C 3S1P Lipo Battery Pack with Deans plug
Gens Ace Tattu 5200mAh 6S 22.2V 35C Lipo Battery Pack with XT60 plug

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