Great Planes - Quik-V6 Q500 Sport Racer ARF .40-.55, 52"
Manufacturer: Great Planes Product Code: GPMA1250
GPMA1250 Quik-V6 Q500 Sport Racer ARF .40-.55, 52"
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Great Planes QuikV6 Q500 Jim Allen Pylon Racer.
Designed by Jim Allen, a multi-time national champion pylon racer.
For experienced to expert pilots
**This pylon racer reaches speeds well over 100 mph (160 km/h)**
**when equipped with the recommended racing power system,**
**and should only be flown at an approved AMA flying site.**
Construction: Built-up balsa and ply, internal V-tail linkages for
Wing: One-piece wood and foam construction, semi-symmetrical
Covering: Top Flite MonoKote, all white to enable pilot to design
their own trim scheme
Wheels: Low drag nylon
Engine Mount: Aluminum
Fuel Tank: 6oz (180cc)
Prebuilt and Covered Wing, Fuselage and Tail Assemblies with Wheels,
Engine Mount, Hardware Package and Instruction Manual
Radio: 4-channel with V-tail mixing
Servos: Four mini, 50 oz-in minimum torque
Engine: .40-.55 2-stroke
Building and field equipment
Length: 40.5" (1030mm)
Wingspan: 52" (1320mm)
Weight: 3.6 - 3.75lbs (1630 - 1700g)
Wing Area: 503 sq in (32.4 sq dm)
Wing Loading: 16.5 - 17.2 oz sq/ft (50 - 52.5 g/sq/dm)
Wing Type: Semi-symmetrical
Center of Gravity (CG): 3" (76mm) back from the leading edge of the
wing measured at the fuselage
Control Throws: Low Rate High Rate
Elevator: 5/32" (4mm) 7.3° 7/32" (6mm) 10.2°
Rudder: 1/8" (3mm) 5.8° 7/32" (6mm) 10.2°
Ailerons: 5/32" (4mm) 7.2° 7/32" (6mm) 10.2°
If a replacement fuel tank is needed the Sullivan 6oz,
or the DuBro 6oz can be used.
Some modification and trimming to the fuselage may be
required when installing any aftermarket tank.