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Posted by Herb | Aug 02, 2019 @ 12:28 PM | 6,368 Views
The new MiG-17 edf is made I think by AF-Model, and distributed by Hobbyking under the Avios brand,


It is also available as a kit, which does not include retracts or sevos :


A whole bunch of spare parts are listed here :


Some interesting features of this one are the custom retracts (with custom controller) and the use of (presumably more reliable) 11 x 9g analog servos.

The MiG-17 is made by AF-Model ("Air Fly Limited") : www.af-model.com

The full-scale MiG-17 has a wingspan of 9.63m and a length of 11.26m :


whereas the model has a wingspan of 120cm and a length of 142cm, which gives an approximate scale of ~ 1:8.0 .


Edit : Videos added from & after the maiden Sat. Aug 17 2109


MiG-17 Avios Evening Flight - 4K UHD (3 min 36 sec)


MiG-17 Fresco by Avios - WeMoTec Evo 90mm fan (3 min 15 sec)
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