This is the radio controlled, Almost-Ready-to Fly, Great Planes Fling 2 Meter Sailplane.
Construction: Fiberglass fuselage with room for standard size servos if desired.
Boom: Constructed of carbon-fiber and factory joined to pod eliminating assembly and shaping time.
Wing: Balsa and plywood one-piece polyhedral shaped with SD7037 airfoil for trainer-like stability and lift plus the penetration to seek out and use thermals, wing halves join with two aluminum joiner plates and attaches to fuselage with rubber bands.
Radio Compartment: Plywood reinforced with room for standard size servos.
Tow Hook: Multiple position placement insures maximum altitude from every launch regardless of wind condidtions.
Building Time: Ready to fly in only 1-2 hours.
Warranty: Great Planes Model Manufacturing Company guarantees this kit free from defects in both materials and workmanship at the date of purchase.
Great Planes Fling 2 Meter Sailplane with towhook, all hardware, decals wing joiners, rubber bands and photo-illustrated instruction manual.
Radio: 2-channel radio with mini or micro receiver
Servos: 2-standard or micro size (1-Elevator, 1-Rudder) 6″ (153mm) Servo Extension: HCAM2000
Battery Charger: GPMM3005
Misc. Items: Glue and building equipment
Wingspan: 78.5″ (1994mm)
Length: 40″ (1016mm)
Weight: 20oz (567g)
Wing Area: 495 sq in (31.98 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 5.8 oz/sq ft (17.70 g/sq dm)
Airfoil: SD7037, high wing placement
Center of Gravity: 3¼” (83mm) Back from the wing’s leading edge
Control Throws- High Rate Low Rate
Elevator: Up & Down ½” (12.7mm) ¼” (6.35mm)
Rudder: Right to Left 1¼” (32mm) 5/8″ (16mm)