|Jan 26, 2011, 07:34 PM|
E-Flite's New Hurricane Z-Foam Warbird
well guys Surprise Surprise Surprise, the new E-Flite war bird is released and guess what it's a Hurricane http://www.modelflight.com.au/produc...NF-8633-6.html
and it looks like E-Flite is going to look after the larger sized Z-Foam planes as this one is made of Z-Foam, which would mean Parkzone can keep there planes in the lower price bracket and E-Flite will start to offer some larger planes for us in the Z-Foam
it looks to be a very nice offering, coming with flaps installed and retract ready
Specs list for EFL2980
Wingspan 52.0 in (1320mm)
Overall Length 42.0 in (1075mm)
Wing Area 420 sq in (27.1 sq dm)
Flying Weight 4.50 - 4.65 lb (2.00 - 2.10kg)
Motor Size 25-size 1000Kv brushless outrunner (installed)
Radio 4+ channel full range radio system
Servos 6 metal-gear digital micro servos (installed)
Speed Control 60A Pro Switch-Mode BEC (installed)
Recommended Battery 3200mAh 3S 11.1V 30C LiPo, 12AWG EC3 (included)
Retracts Retract ready
Charger 3-Cell DC Li-Po balancing charger (included)
Minimum Age Recommendation 14 years
Experience Level Intermediate
Recommended Environment Outdoor
Is Assembly Required Yes
|Jan 26, 2011, 08:27 PM|
Love the split flaps on this one just one day after Dave says they don't have a cost effective way of doing them. Maybe the guys from Parkzone should talk to the E-Flite guys every once in a while.
|Jan 26, 2011, 08:42 PM|
Joined Aug 2007
|Jan 26, 2011, 08:52 PM|
Lake Havasu, AZ
Joined Jan 2011
It's a nice spec and I WANT ONE
Just checked the E-Flite web site and no mention of it yet - wonder who will have it in the US - not BH I hope!
PS Any idea who does the Lancaster in foam? I want the complete Battle of Britain flight
|Jan 26, 2011, 08:55 PM|
Joined Apr 2008
Chuck strikes again !!!
Another bird flying at tree top right under the radar.
Looks nice, a return serve to the FMS / Airfield line.
Guess Windrider might loose some sails to this one too.
Too bad for me its not a zero or dauntless, but looks great, nice work HH
|Jan 26, 2011, 09:05 PM|
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