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Hobby Zone Carbon Cub S 2 1.3m RTF (Hobby Zone 32000 | HBZ32000)
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Even if you've never ever flown a radio managed (RC) aircraft previously, the Carbon Cub S 2 is the most versatile, capable and most convenient to fly scale RC plane yet! Based on the Carbon Cub by CubCrafters, an upgraded and completely modern model of the timeless Super Cub, and equipped with Horizon Hobby's special and innovative SAFE technology, this scale recreation makes it possible for practically anyone to learn to fly effectively. And the addition of telemetry-capable and Smart parts consisting of an ESC, battery and charger (battery and charger sold separately for the BNF® Standard version), together with the choice to include SAFE Plus® GPS-enabled technology and the Landing Assist Sensor (LAS), makes learning to fly even easier than ever before!


The most capable, versatile and most convenient to fly scale trainer based on the renowned Carbon Cub from CubCrafters

Equipped with special SAFE® technology that helps avoid crashes and makes it easy to learn how to fly

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

Panic Healing mode at the push of a button to avoid loss of control and crashes

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

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

100% total consisting of a controller/transmitter, battery and charger so there's nothing additional to buy or offer

Spektrum DXS controller/transmitter with industry-leading DSMX® 2.4GHz technology for dependable control without interference

Spektrum 2200mAh THREE 11.1V Smart LiPo battery delivers long flight times as much as 10-15+ minutes

Spektrum S120 Smart charger works with a variety of USB power sources

Factory-installed servos, Spektrum flight controller and serial receiver

Powerful and efficient brushless power system consisting of a 30A telemetry-capable ESC

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

Robust landing equipment with large tires for operation from a variety of surface areas

Quick and easy assembly—no glue or unique tools needed

Long lasting EPO building that's tough yet light-weight

Optional drifts available for flying from water

Complete line of replacement/spare parts available

Practice flying this aircraft in the RealFlight® RC flight simulator

Welcome to the interesting world of RC (Radio Managed) flight! If you've ever imagined requiring to the skies, Horizon Hobby has you covered. We are dedicated to engineering aircraft that you can learn to fly with effectively even if you've never ever flown RC prior to. Every HobbyZone® aircraft we offer features industry-leading design and technology established by specialists to keep you in control and learning at your own speed so you can turn your dreams of flight into a reality!
The HobbyZone® Carbon Cub S 2 is the most convenient to fly, many capable and versatile scale trainer RC plane yet! It's equipped with special SAFE® (Sensor Helped Flight Envelope) technology that helps to avoid overcontrol, loss of orientation and crashes so almost everyone can learn to fly effectively. Beginner, Intermediate and Skilled modes permit you to pick the level of stability and control you need, or are prepared to attempt, at the flip of a switch. And you can immediately go back to consistent flight utilizing Panic Healing with the push of a button in any flight mode. Extra-large tires make it possible to take off and arrive on a variety of surface areas consisting of thick yard, gravel paths, dirt trails and smooth pavement, or you can install the optional drifts to fly from water—which adds to its unmatched flexibility 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 data consisting of motor RPM, current, battery voltage and more to suitable Spektrum™ AirWare™ equipped transmitters, and even approximate flight battery power remaining by means of multiple LEDs on the DXS transmitter consisted of with the RTF version. The addition of special Spektrum Smart parts consisting of a lithium polymer (LiPo) battery and charger make it easier to charge correctly and securely (battery and charger sold separately for the BNF® Standard version). And you have the choice to easily update to SAFE Plus GPS-enabled technology that offers features such as AutoLand and Virtual Fence, together with the choice to install the Landing Assist Sensor (LAS) that automatically "flares" for smoother landings, to make learning to fly—and to land securely—easier than ever!
The Ready-To-Fly (RTF) version includes everything needed to fly in one box, and is the ideal choice if you're a brand-new RC pilot. From the Spektrum DXS 2.4GHz transmitter you can use with other Bind-N-Fly® (BNF) and BNF Standard aircraft after you learn to fly the Carbon Cub S 2, to the THREE 2200mAh Smart LiPo battery that delivers long flight times and the convenient S120 USB-C Smart charger that can be used with a variety of USB power sources, there's nothing additional you need to buy or offer! A BNF Standard version is likewise available for skilled pilots who wish to use their favorite Spektrum transmitter together with batteries and battery chargers they may already own. And for both variations, the powerful and efficient brushless power system consisting of a telemetry-capable ESC, plus the flight controller, receiver and servos, are all factory-installed in the resilient EPO airframe that puts together quickly and easily without the need for glue or unique tools.

Needed to Complete

Absolutely nothing! Everything you need to fly is included.

What's in the Box?

(1) HobbyZone Carbon Cub S 2 Aircraft with:

(1) Brushless Outrunner Motor (set up)

(1) 30A Brushless ESC (set up)

(4) Servos (set up)

(1) Spektrum Flight Controller (set up)

(1) Spektrum 4650 Serial Receiver (set up)

(1) Spektrum DXS DSMX® 2.4GHz Transmitter (RTF version just)

(1) Spektrum 2200mAh THREE 11.1V Smart LiPo Battery (RTF version just)

(1) Spektrum S120 USB-C Smart Charger (RTF version just)

(1) Product Handbook


Ready-To-Fly Benefit

Ready-To-Fly Convenience
This Ready-To-Fly (RTF) version includes a Spektrum DXS controller/transmitter equipped with industry-leading DSMX® 2.4GHz technology and everything else you need to fly consisting of AA batteries for the transmitter, a Spektrum Smart rechargeable lithium polymer battery for the plane and a Smart USB charger. That indicates there's nothing additional to buy or offer so you can fly! The consisted of transmitter, battery and charger can likewise be used with other Bind-N-Fly® (BNF) Standard RC aircraft.

Spektrum Smart Battery and Charger

Spektrum Smart Battery and Charger
The RTF version includes a Spektrum THREE 2200mAh Smart LiPo battery and an S120 USB-C Smart charger that can be used with a variety of USB power sources. Merely connect the battery to the charger, and the special Smart technology will determine and begin charging at the best rate to correctly and securely charge the battery automatically.

Long lasting Design

Durable Design
Building with sophisticated EPO product delivers a lightweight yet resilient airframe that's tough enough to handle everyday flying penalty without getting bent out of shape. And in the regrettable occasion you harm any airframe parts or parts and can't fix them, a complete line of replacement parts is easily available.

Easy Assembly

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

Versatile Equipment Options

Versatile Gear Options
Thick yard, gravel paths, dirt trails; you can fly from these and numerous other surface areas that are difficult for many models of this size to handle. The robust landing equipment is equipped with large tires that absorb the bumps of rough surface areas and offer excellent prop clearance. The optional float set (sold separately) takes just a few minutes to install and all the required hardware is consisted of with the aircraft and float set so you can fly from lakes and ponds.

Optional Flaps

Optional Flaps
Practical flaps are an alternative for improved sluggish speed handling and even shorter launches and landings. This function requires a 7+ channel computer transmitter plus a flap servo and a servo extension (sold separately).


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 assist unskilled pilots "grease" landings by lessening or entirely removing bouncing (works over many/most surface areas and offers maximum efficiency when flying over/landing in yard).


SAFE technology

Find out to Fly Effectively with SAFE® Innovation
If this is your first RC plane, Horizon Hobby-exclusive SAFE (Sensor Helped Flight Envelope) technology prevents over-control and crashing while likewise providing multiple flight modes to provide more control and abilities as your skills development:

Beginner Mode

In this flight mode, the plane has pitch and bank angle limitations to avoid over-control that can result in a loss of orientation and crashes. When the control sticks are launched, the plane automatically returns to level flight on its own permitting you to unwind and enjoy just 'guiding' the plane through the sky. This flight mode likewise makes it easier to take off and land.

Beginner Mode

Intermediate Mode

This flight mode allows more flexibility in pitch and bank, however still prevents significant over-control and the plane does not go back to level flight on its own. This allows you to make tighter turns and to climb up and come down quicker as your skills advance. Likewise, Beginner Mode automatically activates and returns the plane to level flight when it descends below approximately 30 feet above ground level and the control sticks are launched.

Intermediate Mode

Skilled Mode

In Skilled Mode there are no pitch or bank angle limitations so you have total control! You can even fly inverted (upside down) and perform aerobatic maneuvers consisting of loops, rolls, stall turns and more. Panic Healing can be activated by switching to Beginner Mode and launching the control sticks.

Experienced Mode


Panic Healing

If you lose control of the plane in the Intermediate or Skilled flight modes, merely change to Beginner Mode and launch the control sticks. SAFE technology will automatically return the plane to level flight.

Panic Recovery


SAFE technology

Easily Update to SAFE® Plus GPS-Enabled Innovation
With quick and easy setup of the optional Spektrum GPS Module you can include next-level self-governing assistance features that make it even easier to learn to fly. With SAFE Plus included you get:


Triggered by merely holding down a button, the sophisticated AutoLand function puts the plane on a supported technique to arrive on its own near the GPS initialization point. You can even offer some directional assistance to avoid obstacles or to adjust the technique while letting the system do the rest to perform a safe landing. As your skills development and you get more self-confidence you can take control of more of the control inputs, eventually learning to land without any support from the automatic system at all.


Holding Pattern

This extremely valuable SAFE Plus-exclusive function essentially allows you to "pause" the flight by putting the plane into a GPS-guided holding pattern. When activated with the quick press of a button, the plane will automatically go back to a position above the GPS initialization point and circle till the command is cancelled with another quick press of the button. It's a terrific method to securely hand the controls off to a buddy or to restore visual contact if you ever lose sight of the model.

Holding Pattern

Virtual Fence

It's easy to accidentally let an RC plane fly too far, however with Virtual Fence, worry no more. It creates an unnoticeable limit the plane will not fly past. When the plane reaches this limit, it will automatically reverse and fly back towards the GPS initialization point. Then it will "wag" the wings to let you understand when you have control once again.



Approximate Assembly Time: Less than 1 Hour

Approximate Flight Time: 5-7 minutes

CG (Center Of Mass): 2.4 - 2.7" (62 - 68mm) back from leading edge of wing at the root

Battery Charger: Smart USB

Completion Level: Ready-To-Fly

Elevator: Yes

Flaps: Optional

Flying Weight: 251-2000g, 36.1 - 37.9oz (1023 - 1079g)

Landing Equipment: Fixed primary with steerable tail wheel

Length: 34 in (865mm)

Product: EPO foam

Minimum Required Radio: Spektrum DSX 2.4GHz

Minimum Speed Control: 30A

Motor Size: 480

Prop Size: 9x6

Recommended Motor Battery: THREE 2200mAh Smart LiPo consisted of

Withdraws: No

Rudder: Yes

Servos: 2-aileron, 1-elevator, 1-rudder

Spinner Size: 1.6 in (40mm) diameter

Innovation : SAFE Innovation

Transmitter Variety: Complete

Wing Tube Length: 16.1 in (410mm)

Wing Tube OD: 0.39" (10mm)

Wingspan: 51 in (1300mm)

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