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Hobby Zone Carbon Cub S 2 1.3m RTF Basic (Hobby Zone 320001 | HBZ320001)

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If you've never flown a radio controlled (RC) airplane in the past, the Carbon Cub S 2 is the most versatile, capable and most convenient to fly scale RC aircraft yet! Based on the Carbon Cub by CubCrafters, an updated and completely modern-day model of the timeless Super Cub, and equipped with Horizon Hobby's special and innovative SAFE innovation, this scale replica makes it possible for nearly anybody to find out to fly effectively. The long lasting EPO airframe is equipped with an efficient brushless motor together with a telemetry-capable ESC plus a factory-installed flight controller, receiver and servos. The taildragger landing gear with oversized "tundra" style tires and a steerable tailwheel make it possible to take off from and arrive at a wide array of surfaces from pavement to grass and even gravel. Or optional drifts (offered individually) can be set up for takeoffs from and landings on water. Best of all, the option to add SAFE Plus® GPS-enabled innovation and the Landing Assist Sensor (LAS) makes finding out to fly even simpler than ever before!


The most capable, versatile and most convenient to fly scale fitness instructor based on the iconic Carbon Cub from CubCrafters

Geared up with special SAFE® innovation that helps prevent crashes and makes it easy to find out how to fly

Novice, Intermediate and Skilled flight modes you can easily change in between at the flip of a switch

Panic Recovery mode at the push of a button to prevent loss of control and crashes

Easily upgrade to SAFE Plus GPS-enabled innovation to add AutoLand, Virtual Fence and Holding Pattern features

Optional and easy to install Landing Assist Sensor (LAS) available for smoother landings

Consists of nearly whatever needed to fly except for a compatible LiPo battery and charger (offered individually)

Spektrum™ DXS controller/transmitter with industry-leading DSMX® 2.4GHz innovation for reputable control without disturbance

Utilize a 3S 1300mAh battery for piece de resistance in general, or a 3S 2200mAh battery for more flight time

Factory-installed Spektrum servos, flight controller and serial receiver

4-channel control with four servos for training to complete aerobatic capability

Powerful and effective brushless power system including a 30A telemetry-capable ESC

Capable of aerobatic maneuvers including loops, rolls and upside down (inverted) flight

Robust landing gear with oversized tires for operation from a variety of surfaces

Quick and easy assembly—no glue or unique tools needed

Resilient EPO building that is difficult yet light-weight

Full line of replacement/spare parts available

Optional drifts available for flying from water (offered individually)

Practice flying this airplane in the RealFlight® RC flight simulator (offered individually)

Invite to the interesting world of RC (Radio Controlled) flight! If you have actually| have actually} ever imagined requiring to the skies, Horizon Hobby has you covered. We are committed to engineering airplane that you can find out to fly with effectively even if you've {never|never ever} flown RC before. Every HobbyZone® airplane we use features industry-leading style and innovation developed by professionals to keep you in control and finding out at your own pace so you can turn your imagine flight into a reality!

The HobbyZone® Carbon Cub S 2 is the most convenient to fly, many capable and versatile scale fitness instructor RC aircraft yet! It's equipped with special SAFE® (Sensor Assisted Flight Envelope) innovation that helps to prevent overcontrol, loss of orientation and crashes so almost everyone can find out to fly effectively. Novice, Intermediate and Skilled modes permit you to pick the level of stability and control you require, or are ready to attempt, at the flip of a switch. And you can quickly go back to consistent flight utilizing Panic Recovery with the push of a button in any flight mode. Oversized "tundra" tires make it possible to take off from and arrive at a variety of surfaces including thick grass, gravel paths, dirt routes and smooth pavement, or you can install the optional drifts to fly from water—which adds to its unequaled versatility and capabilities.

The Carbon Cub S 2 is equipped with a 30-amp telemetry-capable ESC that offers a variety of real-time power system associated telemetry information including motor RPM, existing, battery voltage and more to suitable Spektrum™ AirWare™ equipped transmitters, and even approximate flight battery power remaining through several LEDs on the DXS transmitter included with the RTF Basic version. And you have the option to easily upgrade to SAFE Plus GPS-enabled innovation that uses features such as AutoLand and Virtual Fence, together with the option to install the Landing Assist Sensor (LAS) that instantly "flares" for smoother landings, to make finding out to fly—and to land safely—simpler than ever!

The Ready-To-Fly (RTF) Basic version consists of whatever needed to fly in one box except for a battery and charger. This allows you to pick a hassle-free and money-saving Spektrum™ Powerstage package or the separate battery and charger you choose! Plus the included Spektrum DXS 2.4GHz transmitter can be utilized with other Bind-N-Fly® (BNF) and BNF Basic airplane after you find out to fly effectively! A BNF Basic version is likewise available for knowledgeable pilots who wish to utilize their favorite Spektrum transmitter together with batteries and chargers they might already own. And for both variations, the effective and effective brushless power system including a telemetry-capable ESC, flight controller, receiver and servos, are all factory-installed in the long lasting EPO airframe that puts together rapidly and easily without the requirement for glue or unique tools.

And the enjoyable doesn't stop after you find out how to fly! In the Skilled Mode, the Carbon Cub S 2 is capable of performing aerobatic maneuvers including loops, rolls, inverted (upside down) flight and more. You can even utilize the very same DXS transmitter that's included with the RTF Basic version, together with the very same battery and charger you utilize for the Carbon Cub, to fly a variety of BNF Basic version "Next Step" airplane including the E-flite® T-28 Trojan 1.1m, the Valiant 1.3m and others!

You can likewise buy the RealFlight Trainer Edition RC Flight Simulator and a Spektrum WS2000 Wireless Simulator Dongle (both offered individually) to fly this and other models utilizing the transmitter included with the RTF Basic version! The simulator features a number of the most popular Horizon Hobby fitness instructor airplane and integrated Virtual Flight Instructor lessons. This helps brand-new pilots find out to fly effectively by practicing on a PC in your home or on a laptop computer practically anywhere else!


Ready-To-Fly Basic Versatility

Ready-To-Fly Basic Flexibility
This Ready-To-Fly (RTF) Basic version consists of a Spektrum™ DXS controller/transmitter equipped with industry-leading DSMX® 2.4GHz innovation and whatever else you require to fly except for a rechargeable lithium polymer (LiPo) battery and charger for the aircraft. The convenient and money-saving Spektrum™ Powerstage 2 package (SPMXPSA200) consists of a compatible 3S 2200mAh Smart G2 LiPo battery and an S120 USB-C Smart charger that can be utilized with a variety of USB power sources. Or you can pick the separate 3S 1300–2200mAh battery and suitable charger you choose!

Telemetry Capable

Telemetry Capable
The Carbon Cub S 2 1.3m is equipped with a telemetry-capable ESC that can supply a variety of real-time power system associated telemetry information to suitable transmitters. This consists of approximate flight battery power remaining through several LEDs and audible informs from the DXS transmitter included with the RTF Basic version. It will likewise supply motor RPM, existing, general battery voltage and more to Spektrum AirWare™ equipped transmitters (including the DX6e and 8e, DX6 G2/G3 and 8 G2, the DX9, the NX6, 8 and 10, the iX12, iX20 and others) while you fly.

Resilient Design

Durable Design
Construction with innovative EPO material delivers a lightweight yet long lasting airframe that is difficult enough to handle everyday flying penalty without getting bent out of shape. And in the unfortunate occasion you harm any airframe parts or elements and can't fix them, a full line of replacement parts is easily offered.

Easy Assembly

Easy Assembly
The Carbon Cub S 2 arrives mostly factory-assembled with the power system, servos, flight controller and receiver set up. All you require to do is finish some quick and easy last assembly, without using glue or unique tools, and you'll be ready to fly in less time than it requires to charge a battery!

Versatile Equipment Options

Versatile Gear Options
Thick grass, gravel paths, dirt routes; you can fly from these and lots of other surfaces that are difficult for many models of this size to handle. The robust landing gear is equipped with oversized tires that absorb the bumps of rough surfaces and supply exceptional prop clearance. The optional float set (HBZ7390, offered individually) takes just a few minutes to install and all the needed hardware is included with the airplane and float set so you can fly from lakes and ponds.

Optional Flaps

Optional Flaps
Functional flaps are an alternative for improved sluggish speed handling and even shorter takeoffs and landings. This function requires a 7+ channel computer system transmitter plus a flap servo and a servo extension (offered individually).

Optional Landing Assist Sensor for Smoother Landings

Optional Landing Assist Sensor for Smoother Landings
The Spektrum Landing Assist Sensor (LAS) is easy to install and offers automated "flare" control to help inexperienced pilots "grease" landings by lessening or entirely eliminating bouncing (works over many/most surfaces and offers optimum performance when flying over/landing in grass).

Easily Upgrade to SAFE® Plus GPS-Enabled Innovation

Easily Upgrade to SAFE® Plus GPS-Enabled Technology
With quick and easy installation of the optional Spektrum GPS Module (SPMA3173; offered individually), you can add next-level autonomous guidance features that make it even simpler to find out to fly. With SAFE Plus added, you get:

Triggered by simply holding down a button, the innovative AutoLand function puts the aircraft on a stabilized method to arrive at its own near the GPS initialization point. You can even supply some directional guidance to prevent barriers or to adjust the method while letting the system do the rest to execute a safe landing. As your abilities development and you get more confidence, you can take over more control inputs, ultimately finding out to land with no assistance from the automated system.

Holding Pattern
This advantageous SAFE Plus-exclusive function allows you to "stop briefly" the flight by putting the aircraft into a GPS-guided holding pattern. When activated with the quick press of a button, the airplane will instantly go back to a position above the GPS initialization point and circle till the command is canceled with another quick press of the button. It's a terrific method to safely hand the controls off to a friend or gain back visual contact if you ever forget the model.

Virtual Fence
It's easy to inadvertently let an RC aircraft fly too far, however with Virtual Fence, stress say goodbye to! It produces an unnoticeable border the aircraft will not fly past. When the plane reaches this border, it will instantly turn around and fly back toward the GPS initialization point. Then it will "wag" the wings to let you know when you have control once again.


Flight School Qualifying Fitness Instructor

Flight School Qualifying Trainer
This fitness instructor design qualifies for usage in the Horizon Hobby Flight School. As a trainer, this plane needs minimal preparation to be flight-ready. It likewise consists of SAFE® (Sensor Assisted Flight Envelope) innovation to help brand-new pilots control their models. Purchase this product together with a three-month AMA trial membership to get going. More details can be discovered here!


Approximate Assembly Time: Less than 1 Hour

Battery: Sold Separately

Battery Charger: Sold Separately

Conclusion Level: Ready-To-Fly Basic

Adapter Type: IC3

Flaps: No

Product: EPO

Motor Size: 480 Brushless Motor 960kV

Motor Type: Brushless

Power Type: Electric

Product Length: 34.06" (865 mm)

Product Weight: 32.2oz (913g) without Battery

Radio: Consisted of

Receiver: Consisted of

Recommended Motor Battery: 3S 11.1V 1300–2200mAh LiPo with EC3 or IC3 Adapter

Servos: Consisted of

Ability Level: Level 1

Speed Control: Included

Innovation : AS3X and SAFE

Wingspan: 51.18" (1300 mm)

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