Phoenix Model Piper J3 Cub .46-.55 GP/EP ARF 84.6"

Tower Stock# PMMA1705  •  Manufacturer Stock# PH147
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Notes from our tech department:
This is the Radio Controlled Electric or Glow Powered
Almost Ready to Fly 1/5 scale Piper J3 Cub Airplane from Phoenix Model.
For Intermediate Level Fliers.


Construction: Balsa and ply
Wing: Two-piece with aluminum wing joiner
Aileron Control: Dual servo
Cowl: Fiberglass
Landing Gear: Preformed aluminum
Wheels: Two main, one steerable tailwheel
Covering: Hangar 9 UltraCote
Motor Mount: Plywood
Engine Mount: Two-piece composite
Cockpit: Clear plastic windows, painted pilot figure


ARF 1/5 scale Piper J3 Cub Airplane with Fuel Tank, Decals, Landing
Gear, Wheels and Instruction Manual


Radio: 4-channel
Servos: 5 standard (2-aileron, 1-elevator, 1-rudder 1-throttle if
using glow engine
Receiver Battery: 4.8-6V, 800-1200mAh NiMH
Electric Power:
Motor: Brushless outrunner, Great Planes Rimfire .46-.55 recommended
Electronic Speed Control: 50-80A
LiPo Battery: 5-6 cells 4000-5500mAh
Battery Charger: Compatible with selected LiPo
LiPo charging bag
Propeller to match selected motor
Glow Power:
Engine .46-.55 2-stroke or .52 4-stroke glow engine
Fuel, glow starter and propeller to match selected engine
Field and maintenence equipment


Wingspan: 84.6" (2150mm)
Length: 54.1" (1375mm)
Flying Weight: 7.9 - 8.8 lbs (3600-4000 g)
Wing Area: 1079 sq in (69.6 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 18.68 oz/sq ft (57 g/sq dm)
Servo Mount: 0.83 x 1.6" (21 x 42mm)
Center of Gravity (CG): 3.6" (92mm) back from leading edge of wing
at the fuselage side
Wing Type: Y-clark airfoils
Configuration: Low wing
Control Throws: Low High
Ailerons, 0.35" (9mm) 10% expo 0.43" (11mm) 10% expo
Elevator, 0.35" (9mm) 12% expo 0.43" (11mm) 12% expo
Rudder, 0.98" (25mm) 15% expo 1.6" (40mm) 15% expo


Following is the color of Hangar 9 UltraCote used, and order
number for 6' rolls:
Yellow, HANQ1141

jxs 12/30/15



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