Phoenix Model F4U Corsair .46-.55 GP/EP ARF 58.5"

Tower Stock# LXETUN  •  Manufacturer Stock# PH011
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Notes from our tech department:
This is the Radio Controlled, Glow or Electric Powered, 1/8 scale
Almost Ready to Fly F4U Corsair from Phoenix Model.
For intermediate pilots.

FEATURES

Construction: Balsa and ply
Wings: Two-piece with NACA airfoils, two aluminum joiner tubes
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Covering: High quality heat shrink covering
Cowl: Fiberglass
Motor Mount: Plywood
Engine Mount: Two piece composite plastic
Landing Gear: Retractable with CNC machined struts, two 3" (76mm)
foam main wheels, 1" (25.4mm) rubber wheel
Fuel Tank: 12oz (360cc) approximate

INCLUDES

ARF F4U Corsair with Landing Gear, Wheels, Wheel Pants, Fuel Tank,
Cowl, and Instruction Manual

REQUIREMENTS

Radio: 6-channel minimum
Servo: 5 standard,: 2-aileron; 1-elevator; 1-rudder; 1-throttle (if
using glow engine)
Servo Extensions: Two 12-18" for ailerons, length depends on where
receiver is located
Retract Servos: Two mechanical retract servos such as the Futaba
S3170G
Receiver Battery: 4.8-6V / 800-1200mAh NiMH

For electric power;
Brushless Motor: Rimfire .46-.55
ESC: 50-80A
LiPo Battery: 6S, at least 4000mAh
Battery Charger: Compatible with selected battery
LiPo charging bag, propeller, field equipment
Glow Power;
Engine: .46-.55 cu in 2-stroke, OR .52 cu in 4-stroke
Propeller: For selected engine
Glow fuel, glow starter, field equipment

SPECIFICATIONS

Wingspan: 58.5" (1485mm)
Length: 44.5" (1127mm)
Flying Weight: 106-116oz (3000-3300g)
Wing Area: 592 sq in (38.2 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 24.5 oz/sq ft (75 g/sq dm)
Wing Type:
Center of Gravity: 3.5" (90mm) back from the leading
edge of the wing measured at the fuselage
Control Throws- Low High
Ailerons: 0.39" (10mm) 10% expo 0.47" (12mm) 10% expo
Elevator: 0.31" (8mm) 12% expo 0.39" (10mm) 12% expo
Rudder: 0.98" (25mm) 15% expo 1.57" (40mm) 15% expo

COMMENTS

Replacement main wheels are not available from Phoenix Models. If
wheels are required, order the Great Planes 3" Ultralite Wheels,
GPMQ4205. Enlargement of axle hole may be required.
If a replacement fuel tank is required, order the DuBro 12oz tank,
DUBQ0212, some trimming and modification to the fuselage may be
required.

jxs 01/09/15
ir/jxs

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