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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 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 defense
• Scale outline and surface area detail, plus a matching spinner and appointed cockpit
• Resilient 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 removable tray streamlines battery installation
• Lightweight and long lasting EPO foam building and 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 nearly 75 years ago, to this day the Pitts strategies, packages, and completed biplanes that leave the Aviat Airplane Business, are all extremely similar to the pioneering initial style. The E-flite® Pitts S-1S park leaflet is a homage to the Curtis Pitts style that distinctly integrates an authentic look with fantastic handling for amazing performance any RC pilot can appreciate.

The E-flite® Pitts S-1S scale biplane is an officially licensed replica of the full-blown aerobatic icon that’s skillfully developed and equipped to provide a flight experience that’s simple to delight in. The general measurements distinctly catch the revolutionary Pitts lays out while EPO building and construction helps present scale detail with a high level of durability. Despite the fact that setting up and getting rid of the wings is exceptionally basic and tool-free, this gorgeous bipe is sized so you probably never ever have to take it apart. Like the full-blown, under the hood is the sort of power that identifies this aerobat as a powerful entertainer with virtually endless potential. Ballistic vertical climbs, excessive snaps, crisp rolls and sharp corners are just a few of its specializeds. Scale pilots will appreciate its smooth flight performance and level of detail, while everybody will enjoy its power system versatility. Whether you choose to fly this distinctive aerobat on a 3S or 4S LiPo, this Pitts S-1S bipe will provide an aerobatic experience without equal.

Authentic Detail
Besides the careful focus on every outline, scale detail includes the appearance of fabric covered building and construction, plus detents highlighting where panels and hatches are found on the full-size. The characteristic wedge-shape fuselage is crowned with a scale spinner in a shape frequently found on high-powered versions of the Pitts bipe while the cockpit location is neatly appointed with an enclosed canopy and painted pilot figure. Optional-use flying wires for included scale appearances are also included.

Abundant Power
The high-power brushless power system includes an ESC, motor and prop that integrate with a 3S LiPo battery to provide an abundance of thrust and beyond-scale performance. Or you can install a 4S 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 completely assembled in just about any car, installation and removal of the wings is tool-free for the supreme in convenience. Pins quickly secure the struts into the wings while each center tough point is locked into place with adjustable locator pins and body clips.

Durable Design
Building and construction with long lasting EPO material makes it possible to reproduce complex detail in a lightweight kind. The outcome is an outstanding scale look that’s simple to preserve and enables the most rewarding 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) 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, skillfully tuned aircraft.

If this is your first biplane, or you desire an extra margin of safety while familiarizing yourself with the plane, you can allow the optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope defense innovation developed 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 also prevent 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 also practical for keeping the wings level during departures and landings.

Easy switch task—no programming needed
The basic treatment for designating a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select features 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 3–4S LiPo flight battery
Suitable LiPo battery charger


Wingspan: 33.5 in (850mm)
Overall 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
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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