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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 Company officially accredited 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
• Unrivaled stability and accuracy of AS3X® technology for smoother flight performance
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope defense
• Scale summary and surface area information, plus a matching spinner and designated cockpit
• Durable aluminum landing gear 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 removable tray simplifies battery installation
• Lightweight and long lasting EPO foam construction
• Factory-finished with a scale trim plan

Absolutely nothing compares with a Pitts biplane. Critics around the world agree—flying one will ruin nearly all other aerobatic experiences. Very first flown nearly 75 years back, to this day the Pitts plans, packages, and completed biplanes that leave the Aviat Airplane Company, are all incredibly similar to the pioneering initial design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park flyer is a homage to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctly combines an authentic appearance 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 expertly developed and equipped to deliver a flight experience that’s simple to take pleasure in. The total dimensions clearly record the advanced Pitts outlines while EPO construction helps present scale information with a high level of durability. Even though setting up and removing the wings is incredibly basic and tool-free, this stunning bipe is sized so you probably never ever need to take it apart. Like the full-blown, under the hood is the kind of power that distinguishes this aerobat as a potent performer with essentially unrestricted capacity. Ballistic vertical climbs up, excessive 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 flexibility. Whether you decide to fly this one-of-a-kind aerobat on a THREE or FOUR LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will deliver an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Detail
Besides the cautious focus on every summary, scale information 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 frequently discovered on high-powered versions of the Pitts bipe while the cockpit area is neatly designated 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 combine with a THREE LiPo battery to deliver an abundance of thrust and beyond-scale performance. Or you can set up a FOUR battery for ballistic, rocket ship-like vertical power and method beyond scale performance without the requirement for any modifications or upgrades.

Tool-Free Field Assembly
Although sized to fit fully assembled in practically any car, installation and removal of the wings is tool-free for the supreme in benefit. 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 Style
Building and construction with long lasting EPO product makes it possible to replicate intricate information in a lightweight type. The outcome is an outstanding scale appearance that’s simple to maintain and permits the most gratifying 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 including AS3X (Artificial Stabilization – 3-aXis) technology that works behind the scenes to smooth out the impacts of wind and turbulence so you take pleasure in a sense of stability and accuracy that makes it feel like you're flying a much larger, expertly tuned aircraft.

If this is your very first biplane, or you desire an extra margin of safety while familiarizing yourself with the plane, you can enable the optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope defense technology constructed into the receiver.

With SAFE Select allowed, you get:

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

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

Easy change assignment—no programming needed
The basic procedure for assigning 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–FOUR LiPo flight battery
Suitable LiPo battery 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+
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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