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Product: Power supplies and 3S Li-Po DC Balance Chargers found exclusively in HobbyZone Super Cub S RTF (HBZ8100) and BNF (HBZ8180) Products not marked with a green circular label on the power supply and charger.
Defect Issue: This product recall addresses a problem with the power supply and 3S Li-Po DC balance charger included in the Super Cub S RTF and BNF. There is a possibility that the power supply and charger could cause damage to products or start fires, which could result in injury. The affected power supplies and chargers are found exclusively in the HobbyZone Super Cub S RTF (HBZ8100) and BNF (HBZ8180) aircraft. Only power supplies and chargers without a green circular label are subject to this recall.
What To Do: Discontinue use of the power supply and charger immediately. Follow the steps below to identify and return the product to Horizon Hobby for a replacement charger.
1) Check the power supply, and charger for your aircraft. If a green circular label does not appear on the power supply or charger (see example below), the power supply and charger must be returned to Horizon Hobby.
2)Attach masking tape or paper to the power supply and charger with the words “DO NOT USE” clearly labeled.
3) Complete the Return Request form by clicking here or pasting the link http://www.hobbyzonerc.com/ProdInfo/Files/HBZ_Charger_Recall_0814.pdf into your browser. Click on the Submit button on the form, or email a copy of the form to HHPS@horizonhobby.com.
4) Upon processing of the completed form, a prepaid shipping label will be sent to you via email. If no email address is provided on the Return Request form, the shipping label will be mailed to you. Return your power supply and charger, along with a printed copy of the completed Return Request form. Upon receipt of the product, Horizon Hobby will mail you a replacement charger. Please allow 14–21 days for processing and delivery.
We apologize for this inconvenience. Horizon disclaims all liability and warranties for any consumer failing to act upon this product recall.
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Three-channel control and slow flight provide an excellent teach-yourself-to-fly experience
Intuitive SAFE™ technology provides three modes to give new pilots the ultimate progressive learning experience
If you lose control of the airplane, "Panic Mode" returns the aircraft to stable, level flight with the push of a button
Beginner and intermediate modes provide support for new pilots by limiting the roll and pitch of the airplane, keeping you in control at all times
Experienced mode allows pilots who have mastered the basics to explore the incredible performance of the Super Cub S aircraft supported by the revolutionary AS3X® stabilization system
Everything you need to teach yourself to fly in one box, even the "AA" batteries for the transmitter
The included full-Range Spektrum™ DX4e 2.4GHz DSMX® transmitter can be used with a variety of other Spektrum-equipped products
Impact-resistant, durable Z-Foam™ construction is extraordinarily tough; but in case of damage, you can make repairs with almost any glue and be back in the air in minutes
Needed To Complete
Nothing! Everything you need to teach yourself to fly is included in the box.
The first choice for thousands, the HobbyZone® Super Cub has been one of the most popular trainer aircraft on the market thanks to its excellent looks and solid performance. This slow-flying, three-channel trainer makes adjusting to the sensation of flight an easy process. Horizon Hobby has integrated the revolutionary SAFE™ technology system into the Super Cub S to make it easier than ever to teach yourself to fly. With SAFE technology, pilots can fly the Super Cub S in three flight modes and have the option to use the intuitive panic button at any time to return the Super Cub S to steady flight at the push of a button. Beyond being a great way to learn how to fly, the Super Cub S RTF includes the sophisticated Spektrum™ DX4e 4-channel 2.4GHz DSMX® transmitter, which supports both Spektrum DSM2® and DSMX receivers. The DX4e can also be used with other RC aircraft as a pilot’s skills progress.