E-Flite Waco UMX Brushless Bi-Plane, BNF Basic - EFLU5350
The Waco Aircraft Company (WACO) was an aircraft manufacturer located in Troy, Ohio, USA. Between 1919 and 1947, the company produced a wide range of civilian biplanes. Waco's history started in 1919 when businessmen Clayton J. Brukner and Elwood Junkin met barnstorming pilots Charley Meyers and George Weaver. Although their initial floatplane design was a failure, they went on to found the Waco company in 1920 and established themselves as producers of reliable, rugged planes that were popular with travelling businessmen, postal services and explorers, especially after the company began producing closed-cabin biplane models after 1930 in addition to the open cockpit biplanes.
The Waco name was extremely well represented in the U.S. civil aircraft registry between the wars, with more Wacos registered than the aircraft of any other company. Production types including open cockpit biplanes, cabin biplanes and cabin sesquiplanes (known by Waco as Custom Cabins) as well as numerous experimental types.
Own a piece of history and get a taste of what the early days of aviation were like with this scale reproduction of the classic Waco biplane. The E-flite UMX Waco BL blends classic style with state-of-the-art features to give you one of the most rewarding flying experiences at any size. It comes out of the box with scale touches which include molded surface details on the wing and fuselage, carbon-fiber flying wires, windscreens and more. You even get a pilot figure complete with a flying scarf. All this detail is brought to life by a 180-size brushless power system. This power system, along with the model's light wing loading and AS3X technology, gives you a wide flight envelope to play with. Firewall it to fly aerobatics or throttle back and cruise - the UMX Waco BL will deliver smooth, stable response whatever you want to do.
- Classic Scale Details
- Exclusive AS3X Stabilization Technology
- Wide Flight Envelope with Brushless Power
- Spektrum DSMX Receiver
- Spektrum Performance Linear Servos
- No Assembly Required
- Classic Waco Trim Scheme
- Scale Landing Gear with Wheel Pants and a Steerable Tail Wheel
|CG (Center of Gravity):||40mm back|
|Completion Level:||Bind-N-Fly Basic|
|Flying Weight:||3.5 oz (98 g)|
|Length:||418 mm (16.5 inches)|
|Minimum Required Radio:||4-Channel|
|Motor Size:||180 UM Brushless 3000Kv|
|Recommended Motor Battery:||200-280mAh 2S 7.4V Li-Po flight battery (not included)|
|Wing Area:||132 sq in (8.5 sq dm)|
|Wingspan:||550mm (21.7 inches)|
What's In The Box?
- UMX Waco BL BNF
- User Manual
Needed To Complete
- Full-range 4+ channel transmitter with Spektrum DSMX/DSM2 technology
- 200-280mAh 2S 7.4V Li-Po flight battery
- Suitable LiPo battery charger