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1/5 Giant P-51D Mustang 2.1-2.8 GP ARF, 84.5"

Item No.
Top Flite - TOPA0700
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Overview

Called "Little Friend" by the bomber crews it protected, the P-51 Mustang also became known as the Cadillac of the Sky – one of the finest high-speed, high-altitude fighters built during WWII. Top Flite's giant ARF version fulfills your own fighter pilot fantasies with impressive size, power and maneuverability!

Needed to Complete
  • Engine: 2.1 -2.8 cu in (34.5 - 46cc) 2-stroke OR 2.5 -4.3 cu in (41-70 cc) spark ignition gasoline engine
  • Muffler: Pitts style
  • Radio: 5 - 7 channel
  • Servos: 10-11 Standard (2-Aileron, 2-Elevator, 1-Throttle, 1-Rudder, 2-Flaps, 1-Tail Steering, 1-Air Control Valve) (a high torque servo is suggested for the rudder, but not required)
  • Servo Extensions: (2) 24" Extension, (1) Dual Servo Extension (4) 6" Extensions
  • Y-Harness: (1) Y-harness for flaps
  • Misc. Items: Glow plug, 1/4" foam rubber padding, medium fuel tubing, fuel filter, propeller, building and field equipment.
What's in the box?
  • Pre-built and covered wings, fuselage and tail assemblies, pushrods, pre-bent ¼" (6mm) fixed main landing gear, 5" (127mm) main wheels 2" (51mm) tailwheel, adjustable engine mount, 32oz (960cc) fuel tank with glow stopper (for gas use DUBQ0675,not included), 5" (127mm) spinner, wood servo trays and wing joiner, extensive hardware package and photo-illustrated instructions also includes full set of colored decals

Specifications

  • Wingspan: 84.5" (2146mm)
  • Wing Area: 1245 sq in (80.3 sq dm)
  • Weight: 19 - 24 lbs (8.61 - 10.88kg)
  • Wing Loading: 32 - 35 oz/sq ft (98 - 107 g/sq dm)
  • Length: 73.5" (1865mm)
  • Airfoil: Fully-symmetrical, low-wing
  • Center of Gravity: 4-9/16" (116mm) Back from the wing's leading edge
  • Control Throws: High Rate   /   Low Rate
  • Elevator: Up & Down 9/16" (14mm) 3/8" (10mm)
  • Rudder: Right to Left 1½" (38mm) 1" (25mm)
  • Ailerons: Up & Down ¾" (19mm)up ½" (13mm)up 5/8" (16mm)down 3/8" (10mm)down
  • Flaps: 1-3/16" (30mm) 2-1/8" (55mm)

Features

  • Construction: Fully sheeted balsa and plywood with pre-painted fiberglass fillets
  • Wing: One-piece, built up wood frame which is then sheeted with wood
  • Covering: Factory applied Top Flite MonoKote in color scheme to recreate WWII's "Big Beautiful Doll" flown by Col John D Landers
  • Radio Compartment: Easily accessible, plywood reinforced
  • Cowling: Fiberglass, Pre-Painted
  • Canopy: Clear, single
  • Landing Gear: Fixed heavy duty wire (¼"), but is also set up to use optional Robart retracts with functional landing gear doors
  • Dual Wing Servos: Two servos per wing half (1 Flap, 1 Aileron)
  • Spinner: 5" (127mm) Aluminum
  • Cockpit Kit: Pre-Painted ABS plastic with decals
  • Building Time: Ready to fly in only 25-30 hours.

Product Specs

Completion Level
Almost Ready-To-Fly
Receiver
Sold Separately
Flaps
Yes
Speed Control
Sold Separately
Wingspan
84.5 in (2146mm)
Material
Wood
Product Length
73.5 in (1865mm)