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Sunbird Electric Glider Laser Cut Balsa Kit 1600mm (Kit)

Sunbird Electric Glider Laser Cu...

Here's another of our superb Laser Cut Balsa Kits for the traditional R/C hobbyist and builder who enjoys constructing models from kit form.

The Sunbird is an all built up 1600mm, 4 channel, electric powered glider - with a little 'old ...
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Overview

Here's another of our superb Laser Cut Balsa Kits for the traditional R/C hobbyist and builder who enjoys constructing models from kit form.

The Sunbird is an all built up 1600mm, 4 channel, electric powered glider - with a little 'old timer' flavour mixed in!

the Kit features sharp accurate laser cut parts that simply slot together with little fuss and the wing looks fantastic when covered with transparent covering to show of the construction and your handywork.

The power system can be a simple small outrunner and 2s battery, using micro servos to keep her nice and light.

The resulting model is a great little park fly electric glider that performs well and has aileron/elevator/rudder/motor control. The Sunbird is tough enough to handle the odd 'oops!' moment from novice flyers and compact enough to be transported easily.

Specs:
Span: 1600mm
Length: 850mm

Requires:
4 Channel radio system and 4 x micro servos
1550kv 15amp Outrunner
15Amp Esc
2 or 3s 1300mah Lipo battery
Propeller (8 x 4)
CA glue
Covering film
Basic hobby tools (knife, sand paper etc)

Build manual is listed under the 'Files' tab below

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  • SKU
    099000031
  • Weight(g)
    850.00
  • Length:
    810.00
  • Width:
    80.00
  • Height
    150.00
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bonjour, recu mon colis en un temps record, commande le lundi soir recu le jeudi plateforme europe. kit bien arrive sans dommage le bois a l'air de bonne qualite le prix tout petit, je trouve les frais de port un peu cher sur le colis ecrit 2. kg apres avoir peser 560gr
This gets 5 stars just for the price! You will need traditional modeling skills to build this model! Great stuff!
ik wil deze eens bouwen heb vroeger stick gebouwd van hk en vlieg goed
I was very surprised/pleased with the quality of the wood and the laser cutting. The package arrived fast with included instructions. The instructions could be a bit better but with prior building experience, it should not be a problem. This has excited me because I'm relatively new to electrics and love them but I have to admit that I don't care for the foam stuff. This provides thebest of both worlds in a neatly packaged box.
I hope to see more kits offered in the future and start collecting them.
This glider is very easy to build. The instructions are good. I covered this with HK transparent red foil.
It really does fly great. Really stable.
Simple and flys well. The kit is easy to assemble if you use the full size plans available under the files tab. In the kit that I received, the stock where the ailerons connects is the wrong size and the holes are placed wrong. There is enough extra material in the kit to build your own.

It is important to dry-fit all of the parts before gluing as the pieces do not always fit perfectly.
What a challenge! To start with the fuselage is the easiest part to build, then comes the fun. As usual the plans are well printed but the photos are very hard to see the detail needed. All the balsa and ply parts were very well laser cut. If the parts were numbered it would have helped a lot. After completing the fuselage the challenge started. Clear your head and work area, get some coffee (or lots), play some music and with the fantastic help of the great people who have posted information in the international files tab you have your wing made. It is one where you need to take your time. A week later I have a great plane sitting on my table waiting for a calm day and calm mind for the maiden. Thanks Hobby King.
Good kit in some respects very poor instructions some parts too short or extra requires some previous model building skills
Macht einen guten Eindruck.
Buidling this kit was a bit hard. You run into some design errors with the beam between the wing parts. On some area's you need to be a bit creative for example the connection between the fusalage and the wing,
I have used:
TURNIGY Plush 18amp Speed Controller
TURNIGY D2822/14 Brushless Outrunner 1450kv
Turniy 3s 800 battery which balances is perfectly.
For covering I used hobbyking cover, It worked for me.

Flying is easy. I only have a problem with bringing the plane down for landing. It just keeps on gliding without a brake.
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