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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 Aircraft Business officially 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® technology
• Unmatched stability and accuracy of AS3X® technology for smoother flight performance
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope protection
• Scale overview and surface area detail, plus a matching spinner and designated cockpit
• Durable aluminum landing equipment with scale covers and wheel trousers
• Tool-free wing assembly with quick-release hardware
• Optional-use flying wires included for included scale looks
• Big cockpit hatch and detachable tray simplifies battery installation
• Lightweight and long lasting EPO foam building and 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. Very first flown almost 75 years ago, to this day the Pitts plans, packages, and completed biplanes that leave the Aviat Aircraft Business, are all extremely just like the pioneering original design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park leaflet is a tribute to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctly integrates a genuine look with excellent handling for unbelievable performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is a formally certified replica of the major aerobatic icon that’s skillfully created and geared up to deliver a flight experience that’s easy to delight in. The general dimensions noticeably catch the advanced Pitts describes while EPO building and construction assists present scale detail with a high level of durability. Even though installing and removing the wings is extremely simple and tool-free, this lovely bipe is sized so you probably never ever have to take it apart. Like the major, under the hood is the sort of power that differentiates this aerobat as a powerful entertainer with practically endless 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 detail, while everyone will enjoy its power system flexibility. Whether you opt to fly this distinctive aerobat on a 3S or 4S LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will deliver an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Information
Besides the mindful attention to every overview, scale detail consists of the look of material covered building and 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 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 included scale appearances are likewise included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system features an ESC, motor and prop that combine with a 3S LiPo battery to deliver 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 adjustments or upgrades.

Tool-Free Field Assembly
Although sized to fit fully assembled in almost any vehicle, installation and removal of the wings is tool-free for the ultimate in benefit. Pins quickly protect the struts into the wings while each center difficult point is locked into place with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Style
Construction with long lasting EPO material makes it possible to replicate complex detail in a light-weight form. The outcome is an impressive scale look that’s easy to preserve and permits the most rewarding flight experience possible to shine through.

AS3X® Receiver with Optional SAFE® Select Flight Envelope Defense
This Bind-N-Fly® Basic model is geared up with a Spektrum™ 2.4GHz DSMX® receiver featuring AS3X (Synthetic Stabilization – 3-aXis) technology that works behind the scenes to smooth out the results of wind and turbulence so you delight in a sense of stability and accuracy that makes it feel like you're flying a much bigger, skillfully tuned aircraft.

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

With SAFE Select enabled, you get:

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

Automatic Self-Leveling
The airplane instantly returns to and holds level flight when the sticks are released and in the center position. It’s likewise useful for keeping the wings level during departures and landings.

Easy change task—no shows needed
The simple treatment for designating a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select functions on and off does not require 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
Suitable 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+
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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