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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 formally certified variation of the renowned aerobat
• High-power, 3S- and 4S-compatible brushless outrunner motor and 50A ESC
• Spektrum™ 6-channel receiver with industry-leading DSMX® innovation
• Unrivaled stability and precision of AS3X® innovation 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 consisted of for added scale looks
• Large cockpit hatch and detachable tray simplifies battery setup
• Light-weight and long lasting EPO foam construction
• Factory-finished with a scale trim plan

Nothing compares with a Pitts biplane. Critics around the globe concur—flying one will ruin nearly all other aerobatic experiences. Very first flown almost 75 years earlier, to this day the Pitts plans, kits, and ended up biplanes that leave the Aviat Aircraft Business, are all remarkably much like the pioneering initial design. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park leaflet is a homage to the Curtis Pitts design that distinctly combines a genuine appearance with terrific handling for extraordinary performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is a formally certified reproduction of the major aerobatic icon that’s expertly designed and geared up to deliver a flight experience that’s easy to delight in. The general dimensions distinctly catch the revolutionary Pitts details while EPO construction helps present scale detail with a high level of toughness. Although installing and getting rid of the wings is incredibly basic and tool-free, this beautiful bipe is sized so you probably never have to take it apart. Like the major, under the hood is the type of power that differentiates this aerobat as a powerful performer with virtually endless capacity. Ballistic vertical climbs up, 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 adaptability. Whether you choose 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 Information
Besides the mindful attention to every outline, scale detail includes the appearance of material 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 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 looks are also included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system features an ESC, motor and prop that integrate 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 method beyond scale performance without the requirement for any modifications or upgrades.

Tool-Free Field Assembly
Although sized to fit completely put together in almost any vehicle, setup and elimination of the wings is tool-free for the supreme in convenience. Pins quickly protect the struts into the wings while each center tough point is locked into place with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Design
Building with long lasting EPO product makes it possible to replicate complex detail in a lightweight type. The result is an outstanding scale appearance that’s easy to preserve and enables the most rewarding flight experience possible to shine through.

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

If this is your first biplane, or you want an additional margin of security while acquainting yourself with the aircraft, you can make it possible for the optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope security innovation built into the receiver.

With SAFE Select enabled, you get:

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

Automatic Self-Leveling
The aircraft instantly goes back to and holds level flight when the sticks are launched and in the center position. It’s also valuable for keeping the wings level throughout takeoffs and landings.

Easy change task—no shows needed
The basic procedure for appointing a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select features 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–FOUR LiPo flight battery
Suitable LiPo 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 3S 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
Gens Ace Tattu 5200mAh 6S 22.2V 35C Lipo Battery Pack with XT60 plug
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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