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E-Flite F-16 Thunderbirds 70mm EDF BNF Basic w/AS3X and SS (E-Flite EFL7850 | EFL7850)
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Model: E-Flite EFL7850
Dist. #: EFL7850   SKU: EFL7850

Customer Reviews:  4 of 5 (1 Review)

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F-16 Thunderbirds 70mm EDF BNF Basic w/AS3X and SS...
Secret Features
• The most convenient to fly high-carry outance F-16 EDF (Electric Ducted Fan) jet model yet!
• Scale replica of the renowned airplane zipped the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration group
• 12-blade 70mm fan provides excellent leading speed and vertical efficiency plus turbine-like sound
• Factory-installed high-power 6S suitable brushless inrunner motor and 70-amp ESC
• Quick and exact factory-installed digital, metal-geared servos with ball-link equipped linkages
• Steerable nose wheel and electrical retracts with shock-absorbing struts for operation from a range of surfaces consisting of|consisting of} lawn
• Spektrum™ 6-channel receiver with industry-leading DSMX® innovation
• Easy to fly with optional-use SAFE® Select flight envelope defense
• The unequaled stability and precision of AS3X® innovation
• Includes a decal sheet to choose and apply the Thunderbird number designation of your option
• Easy final assembly with detachable wings and a magnetically-secured nose cone
• Practical leading hatch with clear canopy, cockpit information and a pilot figure
• Durable yet lightweight, composite enhanced EPO airframe
The General Dynamics/Lockheed Martin F-16 is one of the most acknowledged and successful single-engine fighters in the world. Its fantastic efficiency and capabilities are why the world-renowned U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration group picks to run it with distinction at airshows around the world. The E-flite® F-16 Thunderbirds 70mm EDF jet is a scale replica that provides incredible efficiency while also being simple to fly when it’s equipped with special AS3X® and SAFE® Select innovations (included with BNF® Basic version just).

The E-flite F-16 Thunderbirds 70mm EDF jet is a reproduction of the renowned airplane zipped the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. Like the major airshow thriller, this F-16 has an incredibly broad flight efficiency envelope—from slow and steady high-alpha flight to fantastic high-speed and vertical capabilities. At its core is a 6S-compatible brushless motor and a 70-amp ESC that are matched to a 12-blade fan to provide an abundance of speed, thrust and a turbine-like sound. Factory-installed electrical retracts with shock-absorbing struts make it possible to remove and arrive at a broader range of surfaces–consisting of lawn—while keeping ground dealing with smooth and delivering a reasonable jet experience. The composite enhanced EPO airframe is lightweight yet strong, and the digital, metal-geared servos plus ball-link equipped linkages supply exact control. And all of it combines to provide one of the most convenient to fly yet highest-performance and most capable F-16 models ever!

Bind-N-Fly Completion Level Benefit
This Bind-N-Fly® Basic model is equipped with an AS3X® (Artificial Stabilization–3-aXis) receiver that works behind the scenes to ravel the impacts of wind and turbulence. The result is a sense of stability and precision that makes you seem like you’re flying a bigger and skillfully tuned aircraft.
If this is your first high-performance scale jet, or you desire an additional margin of safety while familiarizing yourself with the airplane, you can enable the optional-use SAFE® Select innovation developed into the receiver. No programs is needed. Just change up the binding sequence as directed in the manual.
With SAFE Select allowed, you get:
Pitch and Bank Angle Limits

These envelope restricts keep the airplane from rolling or pitching upside down. They also avoid extreme climb or dive angles.

Automatic Self-Leveling

The airplane instantly goes back to and holds level flight when the sticks are launched and in the center position. It’s also practical for keeping the wings level during departures and landings.

Easy Switch Task- No Shows Required

The simple treatment for appointing a transmitter switch to turn SAFE Select features on and off does not need any programs and takes simply a couple of seconds.

If you don’t wish to|wish to} {enable|allow|make it possible for} the SAFE Select {features|functions}, just} bind the receiver typically|typically|usually|generally} and it will work like a standard AS3X receiver.


Special Technologies
This is the first high-performance F-16 model equipped with special Spektrum® AS3X® and SAFE® Select innovations. AS3X works behind the scenes to ravel the impacts of wind and turbulence to provide a locked-in feel that makes it appear like you’re flying a much bigger jet. Optional-use SAFE Select uses pitch and bank angle limits along with automated self-leveling that can be turned on and off at the flip of a switch making this the most convenient to fly F-16 model yet! And if you don’t want to enable the SAFE Select features, simply bind the receiver normally and just AS3X will be active.
Impressive Technology

High-Power EDF
The 12-blade 70mm fan, high-RPM brushless inrunner motor and 70-amp ESC combine with your 6S 3200–4000mAh LiPo battery to provide fantastic vertical efficiency and an amazing speed range with practically instant throttle reaction. However what makes the experience really gratifying is the wonderful sound produced by the power system—it’s practically like a real turbine.
High-Power EDF

Capable Gear
The factory-installed landing gear features dependable electrical retracts equipped with durable metal elements and shock-absorbing struts that make it possible to fly from a broader range of surfaces consisting of paved runways and even lawn.
Electric Retracts

Durable Precision
The composite enhanced EPO airframe is lightweight yet durable, and the factory-installed digital, metal-geared servos plus ball-link equipped linkages provide crisp and exact control at every speed.
Durable Precision

Unequaled Maneuverability
The F-16’s unique design uses incredible dealing with through a large flight envelope and speed range. It’s capable of rock-solid high-speed flight so you can perform locked-in low-level flybys and aerobatic maneuvers including giant loops, point rolls and more, while also being capable of decreasing to provide smooth and steady high-alpha flight and landings.
Unmatched Maneuverability

You will need...• Full-range 6+ Channel transmitter with DSMX®/DSM2® innovation
• 3200–4000mAh 6S 22.2V LiPo flight battery with EC5™ connector
• Suitable LiPo battery charger


Wingspan: 815mm
General Length: 1260mm
Flying Weight: 2090g
Motor Size: 2860-1850kv (70mm EDF)
Radio: 5+ Channel DSMX/DSM2 (not included)
Servos: 6
Trim Scheme Colors: Red, White, and Blue
CG (center of gravity): 110mm to 95mm from LE
Speed Control : 70amp minimum
Advised Battery: 22.2v 6s 2900-4000mAh with EC5 connector (not included)
Aileron: Yes
Elevator: Yes
Rudder: Yes
Throttle: Yes
Flaps: No
Withdraws: Yes
Control Throw (Ailerons): +-18mm Low, +-26mm High
Control Throw (Elevator): +-14mm Low, +-18mm High
Control Throw (Rudder): +-16mm Low, +-20mm High
Control Throw (Flaps): N/A
Scale: 70mm EDF
Landing Gear: Yes
Steering: Yes
Assembly Time: 1-3 Hours


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By David F on January 6, 2020   Verified Purchase

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