Great Planes Super Sportster 40 MkII ARF .40-.46,55.5"

Tower Stock# LXAVR1  •  Manufacturer Stock# GPMA1042
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WARNING: Drilling, sawing, sanding, or machining wood products generates wood dust and other substances known to the State of California to cause cancer.
Tech Notices:Notice 1
Notes from our tech department:
This is the Radio Controlled, Glow Powered, Almost Ready-to-Fly,
Great Planes Super Sportster .40 MK II Sport Airplane.
For Intermediate to Advanced Modeler/Fliers.
One of Great Planes most Popular Sport Planes, Now in ARF from and
pre-covered in Top Flite MonoKote.


Construction: Balsa and plywood.
Wings: Two piece, will be glued together to make one wing.
Factory applied MonoKote Covering:
Jet White TOPQ0204 Red TOPQ0227
Sapphire Blue TOPQ0226 Orange TOPQ0202
Radio Compartment: Easily accessible with plywood servo mounts.
Wheel Pants: Fiberglass reinforced, painted.
Canopy: Clear, single.
Landing Gear: Pre-bent 1/8" (3mm) fixed wire
Building Time: Ready to fly in just a few hours.


Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods,
pre-bent 1/8" main landing gear, 1/8" tailwheel wire,
2" main wheels, 1" tailwheel, nylon adjustable engine mount,
10oz fuel tank, 2" spinner, wood servo trays and wing joiners,
hardware package and photo-illustrated instructions.


Engine: .40-.46 (6.5-7cc)(2-stroke)
OR .52 (8.5cc)(4-stroke)
Muffler: Sports-Style (Engine mounts in an upright position)
Radio: 4-channel with 4 standard servos
Servos: Four Standard (1-Aileron, 1-Elevator, 1-Throttle, 1-Rudder)
Servo Extension 6": qty. 1
Misc. Items: Glow plug, 1/4" foam rubber padding, medium fuel tubing,
fuel filter, propeller, building and field equipment.


Wingspan: 55.5" (1410mm)
Wing Area: 555 sq in (35.8 sq dm)
Weight: 4.75-5lb (2.2 - 2.3kg)
Wing Loading: 19.7 - 20.8oz/sq ft (59.7 - 62.9g/dm2)
Length: 46" (1170mm)
Airfoil: Semi-Symmetrical Low Wing
Center of Gravity: 3- 1/8" Back from the wing's leading edge
Control Throws- Low Rate High Rate
Ailerons: Up & Down 3/16" "
Elevator: Up & Down 5/16" "
Rudder: Right & Left " 1-1/8"


Pilot shown inside the plane is not included.

Replacement parts: GPMA2134-Wing Set
GPMA2135-Fuse Set
GPMA2136-Tail Set
GPMA2139-Wheel Pants
GPMA2138-Landing Gear (R&L)

If a replacement fuel tank is needed, order the Sullivan 10oz
Flextank (SULQ1728), or the DuBro 10oz tank (DUBQ0210).
Some minor trimming and modifications may be required.

JXS 10/03/01
updt wm 11/04/04
MonoKote colors checked & matched updated tjt 022305
updt jxs 11/16/09

See Tower Catalog page 41.
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