New Products Flash Sale
Thread Tools
Old Jul 25, 2013, 01:44 AM
FLTRI is online now
Find More Posts by FLTRI
Der Schaum-Krieg-Vogel Piloten
FLTRI's Avatar
United States, NV, Las Vegas
Joined Jan 2013
1,380 Posts
New Product
Parkzone UM Icon with ASX3

http://www.parkzone.com/Products/Def...rodID=PKZU2380

Kinda cool if you have some flat water nearby. Also kinda expensive, compared to the other UM planes...

Edit: It has a BRUSHLESS motor and a 2S 180mAh battery! Finally, an Ultra Micro with a vastly improved power system! Way to listen to your customers, Parkzone! Now bring on the warbirds, with the same power system!
FLTRI is online now Find More Posts by FLTRI
Last edited by FLTRI; Jul 25, 2013 at 01:56 AM.
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old Jul 25, 2013, 04:23 AM
GBLynden is offline
Find More Posts by GBLynden
I am GBLynden
GBLynden's Avatar
United States, WA, Lynden
Joined Mar 2011
3,873 Posts
That is pretty cool!
GBLynden is offline Find More Posts by GBLynden
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 04:43 AM
ChuckTseeker is offline
Find More Posts by ChuckTseeker
Registered User
ChuckTseeker's Avatar
Adelaide Plains Australia
Joined Dec 2007
3,553 Posts
Looks good wonder if i can get hold of one

cheers chuck











The ICON A5 is more than an airplane. It’s a bold return to the roots of aviation; to a time when people flew for adventure, not merely to get from A to B. Now you can boldly fly wherever adventure waits with this thrilling Ultra Micro Series version of the ICON A5 aircraft.

Officially licensed by ICON Aircraft, it boasts an accurate scale outline, numerous details and an authentic trim scheme. Its specially shaped hull makes taking off and landing on water remarkably easy to master if you’ve never flown an RC seaplane before. If you want to go from pond to pavement, you can do so in minutes with the quick-mounting landing gear that’s included.

This versatility, combined with its potent brushless motor and AS3X® (Artificial Stabilization – 3-aXis) technology, makes for one of the most rewarding flying experiences you’ll ever have. AS3X technology works behind the scenes to smooth out the effects of forces like P-factor, turbulence and torque. Instead of an ultra micro, you’ll feel like you’re at the controls of a larger, expertly-tuned model that flies like it’s on rails.

Authentic ICON A5 trim scheme
ParkZone® DSM2®/DSMX® receiver/ESC/AS3X unit, installed
4-channel control – throttle, aileron, elevator and rudder
Powerful 2500Kv brushless motor
High-performance 3-blade prop
Removable landing gear – fly off land or water
Magnetically secured cockpit/battery hatch
Tinted cockpit canopy with painted pilot figure
Includes E-flite Celectra 2S DC Li-Po charger
Includes 2S 180mAh 20C Li-Po battery

Wingspan: 24.5 in (622mm)
Overall Length: 16.7 in (423mm)
Flying Weight: 3.3 oz (94 g)
Motor Size: 180-size brushless outrunner, 2500Kv (installed)
Radio: 4+ channel DSM2/DSMX transmitter (required)
Servos: 2.3-gram performance linear long throw servos (installed)
CG (center of gravity): 0.83 in (21mm) back from the leading edge of wing at wing root
Prop Size: 100 x 100mm
Recommended Battery: 7.4V 2S 180mAh 20C Li-Po (included)
Flaps: No
Retracts: No
Charger: 2S 7.4V DC Li-Po charger (included)
Minimum Age Recommendation: 14 years
Experience Level: Intermediate
Recommended Environment: Indoor/Outdoor
Is Assembly Required: No

http://www.parkzone.com/ProdInfo/Fil...-Manual_EN.pdf
ChuckTseeker is offline Find More Posts by ChuckTseeker
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 05:00 AM
thenoselander is offline
Find More Posts by thenoselander
all my aircraft are half glue
thenoselander's Avatar
United States, MN, Eden Prairie
Joined Apr 2013
38 Posts
Man, horizon please give me a break, I can't earn enough to buy all these awesome planes
thenoselander is offline Find More Posts by thenoselander
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 07:02 AM
TNbarnstormer is offline
Find More Posts by TNbarnstormer
Registered User
TNbarnstormer's Avatar
United States, TN, Smyrna
Joined Mar 2013
13 Posts
This looks like the perfect lake vacation plane!
TNbarnstormer is offline Find More Posts by TNbarnstormer
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 07:55 AM
bobly is offline
Find More Posts by bobly
Registered User
Joined Sep 2010
4,172 Posts
This one is actually interesting for me. They finally put some wingspan in one of these. I want to see it fly. A bit pricey, but $10 less than the yak they just came out with.
bobly is offline Find More Posts by bobly
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 08:35 AM
thenoselander is offline
Find More Posts by thenoselander
all my aircraft are half glue
thenoselander's Avatar
United States, MN, Eden Prairie
Joined Apr 2013
38 Posts
I really like the size, no more 14 inch tiny tiny little planes for me
thenoselander is offline Find More Posts by thenoselander
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 08:49 AM
jimjim06 is offline
Find More Posts by jimjim06
Registered User
jimjim06's Avatar
Sweden, Västra Götaland, Partille
Joined May 2009
493 Posts
Want want want want!!!

Nice size for a small Park flyer or "Pond hopper", can´t wait to see a video!


Jimjim
jimjim06 is offline Find More Posts by jimjim06
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 09:32 AM
electricrc68 is offline
Find More Posts by electricrc68
The Sweet Aroma of 92 Octane
electricrc68's Avatar
United States, PA, Downingtown
Joined May 2011
4,411 Posts
I don't have any water to fly off of.
electricrc68 is offline Find More Posts by electricrc68
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 09:52 AM
wslco10 is offline
Find More Posts by wslco10
Registered User
United States, CA, Thousand Oaks
Joined Apr 2009
578 Posts
Not sure it should be classified as ultra micro, maybe a park flyer.
wslco10 is offline Find More Posts by wslco10
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 09:57 AM
JetLife is offline
Find More Posts by JetLife
Registered User
JetLife's Avatar
Joined Mar 2013
200 Posts
Shut up and take my money hh!!!!!!!
JetLife is offline Find More Posts by JetLife
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 10:06 AM
rmgmag is offline
Find More Posts by rmgmag
Crash & Burn
rmgmag's Avatar
Glastonbury, CT
Joined Nov 2004
2,508 Posts
This looks perfect for flying off of my boat. Forget fishing, I'll fly instead.
rmgmag is offline Find More Posts by rmgmag
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 10:17 AM
tclaridge is online now
Find More Posts by tclaridge
Registered User
Joined Nov 2005
2,160 Posts
Flying on water is great fun. I am getting this one. It looks awesome, and the larger version handles on water very well.
tclaridge is online now Find More Posts by tclaridge
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 10:22 AM
flitelab is offline
Find More Posts by flitelab
flitelab's Avatar
Canada, NS, Halifax
Joined Feb 2010
7,828 Posts
Looks great. Thought I spotted an UM Icon in that last 350 quad video.
flitelab is offline Find More Posts by flitelab
Site Sponsor
Reply With Quote
Old Jul 25, 2013, 10:27 AM
whichwaysup is offline
Find More Posts by whichwaysup
when down=up, up=expensive
whichwaysup's Avatar
United States, VA, Roanoke
Joined Apr 2012
3,182 Posts
I'm doomed. Financial solvency is pretty over-rated anyway.
whichwaysup is offline Find More Posts by whichwaysup
RCG Plus Member
Latest blog entry: Clever sayings
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Discussion Everybody who is able to contact parkzone tell them to try and make a um icon A-5 skarface Micro Ready-to-Fly 10 Jan 11, 2015 10:56 AM
Sold Spektrum AR635 w/ ASX3 6 channel receiver Phildo10 Aircraft - General - Radio Equipment (FS/W) 4 Jun 28, 2013 10:45 PM
For Sale Icon 1 F3J Carbon light model with 4 servos Wetcoast Aircraft - Sailplanes (FS/W) 0 Feb 03, 2013 07:19 PM
Sold nib Beast 3-D ASX3 Sell...er Aircraft - Electric - Micro & Indoor Airplanes (FS/W) 0 Feb 25, 2012 08:30 PM
Discussion New PZ UM Stryker and Parkflyer Icon A5 bsbauman Atlanta Area RC 9 Jul 28, 2011 10:19 PM