NIB Great Planes Gee Bee R-1 Brushless Rx-R 38.5" $130/obo - RC Groups
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May 01, 2012, 02:55 PM
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NIB Great Planes Gee Bee R-1 Brushless Rx-R 38.5" $130/obo

NIB Great Planes Gee Bee R-1 Brushless Rx-R 38.5" $130 shipped
This is a classic racer of the golden age, but it is just not my style of plane. I have not even taken it out of the box, I just looked inside. Any questions, please let me know. Save some money!!!

Here a are some details:
This is the electric powered, radio controlled, RXR
Gee Bee Sport Scale Airplane from ElectriFly by Great Planes.
Receiver Ready with ESC and four Micro Servos Installed.

FEATURES: Construction: AeroCell foam with molded-in panel lines and vents
flying wire elastic cord for added scale realism
Wing: One-piece, attaces with one screw under hatch
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Motor: 1450kV brushless
Electronic Speed Control: Great Planes Silver Series 35A, 5V/2A BEC,
Servos: Four micro (2-aileron, 1-rudder, 1-elevator)
Landing Gear: Prebent wire 0.098" (2.5mm) diameter with foam wheel
pants that attach magnetically and break away in the event of a
Wheels: Foam, 1.9" (49mm) diameter
Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this
kit to be free from defects in both materials and workmanship at
the date of purchase. This warranty does not cover component parts
damaged by use or modification.

INCLUDES: RXR Gee Bee Sport Scale Airplane, four Micro Servos, ESC, Flying
Wires, brushless Motor, Propeller, Landing Gear, three Wheels,
Spinner Hub and Instruction Manual

REQUIRES: Radio: 4-channel w/4-channel receiver
Battery: 2200mAh 3S 11.1V LiPo
Battery Charger: compatible with selected LiPo battery

SPECS: Wingspan: 38.5" (980mm)
Wing Area: 241" (15.5 dm2)
Weight: 1.75-2.0 lb (790-910 g)
Wing Loading: 16.7-19.1 oz/ft2 (51-58 g/dm2)
Length: 27" (685mm)
Center of Gravity, (CG): 1-1/4" (32mm) back from the leading edge of
the wing at the fuselage sides
Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate
Elevator, Up & Down: 3/16" (5mm) 6 3/8" (10mm) 12
Rudder, Right & Left: 1/2" (13mm) 10 3/4" (19mm) 15
Ailerons, Up & Down: 1/2" (13mm) 14 3/4" (19mm) 21

Here is a detailed website with video:

Actual pictures can be gotten if requested. Let me know what you want pictures of.

RC, R/C. Radio Control, Remote Control, GeeBee, airplane,
Last edited by irishfour; May 02, 2012 at 11:08 AM. Reason: Have it for sale locally was willing to negociate on the price for local pickup, but not if I have to pay shipping.
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May 01, 2012, 09:47 PM
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Can you show me pictures of the plane in the box still in the packaging? And any pictures of plane that can give a better idea of the condition.
May 02, 2012, 10:45 AM
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I will take pictures

I will take pictures and post when I get home. The condition is NIB. I have not even taken anything out of the box.
May 02, 2012, 11:10 AM
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Shipping included

I am including shipping in the price. It is going to cost atleast $15 to ship so you will be getting the plane for $115 or less which is better than 25% off retail. The plane is for sale locally with obo because I would not have to ship.
May 02, 2012, 05:22 PM
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Additional Pictures

Here are the pictures that several people have asked for.

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