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Designed for warbirds and club pilots, the new Hangar 9 Ki-43 Oscar is an almost ready to fly 60cc giant scale WWII Japanese aircraft delivering an authentic warbird experience and featuring scale details typically not found on other ARF aircraft.

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HAN KI-43 Oscar

Introduction

Often mistaken during aerial combat with the more well-known Mitsubishi "Zero," the Nakajima Ki-43 was designated "Oscar" by Allied forces. Extraordinarily maneuverable with fast climbing capabilities, the Oscar wreaked havoc across the Pacific theater. Its long range and incredible performance made it virtually untouchable especially compared to the P-51 Mustang. The Hangar 9® Ki-43 Oscar 50-60cc 88" ARF brings this nimble warbird to life in a convenient scale model with unbeatable authenticity.

Features

  • Expertly constructed with lightweight, laser-cut balsa and plywood
  • Satin-finish printed covering includes rivets, panel lines and weathering
  • Two-piece plug-in wings with aluminum tube allows for easy transportation and storage
  • Fiberglass cowl features panel lines and internal screws for scale authenticity
  • Unpainted scale replica radial engine included
  • Heavy-duty aluminum shock-absorbing struts included
  • Scale shaped spinner included
  • Detailed cockpit includes a 3D instrument panel, expertly painted pilot bust, and more
  • Tool-free assembly makes getting in the air quicker
  • Scale-shaped split flaps deploy using internal linkages for an authentic appearance
  • Includes 2 easily removable scale wing drop tanks
  • Large top-hatch with two sprung latch system offers complete access to electronics and fuel system
  • Scale landing gear doors included
  • Includes 5" wheels with scale hubs
  • Sprung aluminum tail gear included
  • Easily accepts the optional Hangar 9 pneumatic scale main retracts (sold separately)
  • Designed to fit the Saito FG-90R3 3-cylinder engine and other popular 2-stroke gasoline engines

Overview

Designed for warbirds and club pilots alike, the new Hangar 9® Ki-43 Oscar is an almost ready to fly 60cc giant scale World War II Japanese aircraft delivering an authentic warbird experience. Featuring scale details typically not found on other ARF aircraft, this incredible replica has outstanding flying characteristics that Hangar 9 warbirds are known for around the world. One of only two Hangar 9 giant scale warbirds with satin-finish printed covering, the Ki-43 Oscar also includes panel lines, rivets and weathering. Additionally, many scale details are incorporated such as 3D instrument panel, pilot bust, 5" scale wheels, and more. The two-piece plug-in wings with aluminum tube allows for easy transportation to the flying field and storage. Optional scale sprung main pneumatic retracts are available separately. Whether this is your first warbird, or the perfect counterpart for your collection, the Hangar 9® Ki-43 Oscar 50-60cc 88" ARF is the most unique model in our line of 50cc-60cc giant scale warbirds.

Needed to Complete
  • (1) 50–60cc, two or four-stroke gas/petrol engine or equivalent electric motor system
  • (9) Standard-size, High-Torque servos (8 for an electric power version)
  • (1) Full-range, 8+ channel transmitter and receiver
  • (1) Ki-43 Oscar 50-60cc Pneumatic Main Retracts
  • (1) Battery for receiver
  • (1) Battery for engine ignition
  • (1) Propeller
  • Tools and adhesives (see manual for more details)
What's in the Box?
  • (1) Ki-43 Oscar 50-60cc ARF
  • (1) Product Manual

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Lightweight Construction
Lightweight Construction

Lightweight Construction

Laser-cut, lightweight balsa and plywood construction is utilized to bring the Ki-43 Oscar to life as a durable scale model that's expertly built to exacting standards.

 

Exquisite Scale Details
Exquisite Scale Details

Exquisite Scale Details

This Hangar 9 warbird features a satin-finish printed covering including panel lines, rivets and weathering. Additionally, other iconic details include 5-inch scale wheels, a 3D instrument panel and a painted pilot figure—just to name a few.

 

Optional Hangar 9 Retracts
Optional Hangar 9 Retracts

Optional Hangar 9 Retracts

The optional Hangar 9® pneumatic retract system recommended (sold separately) accepts the struts, feature all-metal durability and are an easy installation that lets you take in-flight scale realism to a higher level.

 

Power It The Way You Want It
Power It The Way You Want It

Power It The Way You Want It

The Ki-43 Oscar is designed to accept the Saito FG-90R3 3-cylinder engine and other popular 2-stroke gasoline engines. All hardware for the recommended power system options is included so assembly is easy and so you can get in the air faster. Plus the included spinner makes it easy to complete the scale outline.

 

Distinctive Subject Matter
Distinctive Subject Matter

Distinctive Subject Matter

The Ki-43 Oscar 60cc is a remarkable replica and most unique ARF in Hangar 9 line of 50-60cc giant scale warbirds. The Ki-43 Oscar is every bit the stunner its full-scale inspiration is.

 

HAN Ki-43 Oscar
Airfoil Shape: Semi symmetrical
Approximate Flight Time: 10+ minutes on gasoline, 6 - 8 minutes with electric power
CG (Center of Gravity): 6" (152mm) at the leading edge (wings removed)
Charger: 6S LiPo compatible (sold separately)
Completion Level: Almost Ready-To-Fly
Control Throw (Flaps): 0.98-1.2" (25-30mm), Takeoff, 2.0-2.4" (50-60mm) Landing
Control Throw - High (Ailerons): 0.79" (20mm) Up, 0.59" (15mm) Down
Control Throw - High (Elevator): 0.51" (13mm) Up & Down
Control Throw - High (Rudder): 1.2" (30mm) Right & Left
Control Throw - Low (Ailerons): 0.59" (15mm) Up, 0.51" (13mm) Down
Control Throw - Low (Elevator): 0.39" (10mm) Up & Down
Control Throw - Low (Rudder): 1.9" (50mm) Right & Left
Engine Size: 3.7 cu in (60 cc)
Expo (Ailerons): 20%
Expo (Elevator): 20%
Expo (Rudder): 20%
Flying Weight: 24 - 28lbs (10.9 - 12.7kg)
Length: 74.5" (1892mm)
Minimum Required Radio: 8-channel
Minimum Speed Control: 120A ESC (sold separately)
Motor Size: Rimfire 65cc
Propeller Size: 22" - 24"
Recommended Motor Battery: Two 6S 7000mAh LiPo (sold separately)
Recommended Receiver Battery: One 2S 7.4V 4000mAh LiPo (sold separately)
Retracts: Required (sold separately)
Servos: Spektrum 6320HV
Spinner Size: 3-3/4" (95mm) diameter
Transmitter Range: Full
Trim Scheme Colors: Satin finish printed covering with panel lines, riveting and weathering
Wheel Diameter: 5" (127mm) scale
Wing Area: 1327 sq in (85.59 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 43.43 oz/sq ft (132.5 g/sq dm)
Wing Tube Length: 27-3/4" (705mm)
Wing Tube OD: 1-1/4" (32mm)

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Ki-43 Oscar 50-60cc 88” Gasoline Completion Guide

In addition to these completion guide items, The Ki-43 Oscar gas setup will also require a propeller and the recommended propeller sizes are not currently available at Horizon Hobby.   Please see the product manual for more details on prop sizes.
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Ki-43 Oscar 50-60cc 88” Radio Completion Guide

In addition to these completion guide items, The Ki-43 Oscar gas setup will also require a propeller and the recommended propeller sizes are not currently available at Horizon Hobby.   Please see the product manual for more details on prop sizes.
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