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Pitts Challenger – 73″ – 1.85m (50-70cc)

R14 800.50

Pilot-RC’s first ever biplane! And it could be no other than the classically beautiful Pitts Challenger.

Fear not about long setup times of traditional biplanes, Pilot-RC’s innovative and patented systems allow you to have the model completely put together in under 5 minutes, to then unleash the acrobatic monster that is our Pitts.

SPECIFICATIONS:

Model: Pitts Challenger
Wingspan: 73″ (1,856mm)
Length: 71″ (1,796mm)
Wing area: 1,717 “² (1,108 cm²)
Weight: 20.7lbs (9.4kg)

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Description

FEATURES:

  • SPECIAL NEW! Pilot-RC new and patented quick release system for fast wing mounting at the field.
  • Special Pilot-RC no screw canopy. Quick release with new security latch design.
  • Strong but light, precise and highly acrobatic
  • Genuine German Oracover (Ultracote) covering
  • Highly prefabricated, experienced builders can have air ready in under a day
  • Pre-installed hinges (glued and pinned)
  • Internally mounted cowling – so no external screws exposed
  • Removable wings , wing stut and stabs.
  • Laser engraved motor mounting position

INCLUDED HARDWARE:

  • Complete air frame with all basic accessories (such as carbon fiber main undercarriage, tail-gear assembly and wing-tubes as well as fibreglass control horns and wheel pants)
  • Pre-installed hinges and pre-mounted canopy
  • Fuel tank and fuel tubing pre-prepared, fuel dot and breather valve
  • Wheels, axels and wheel pants
  • Pre-prepared pushrods with ball links
  • Matching carbon spinner

REQUIRED HARDWARE

Motor: 50-70cc (easily fits DLE60, DA70 and GP76 engines inside the cowl)

Servos: x7 high torque plus throttle // Uses x1 per aileron (total x4), x1 per elevator and x1 on rudder

Required extension wire lengths:

  • x2 for bottom wing aileron servo: 12cm
  • x2 for top wing aileron servo: 55cm (installed in bottom wing) + 46cm (installed in wing struts)
  • x2 for the receiver to the the wing root, inside fuselage: 32cm
  • x2 for elevator servo: 50cm
  • x1 for throttle servo: 35cm

Also requires all the usual accessories such as transmitter, receiver, batteries, powerbox and possibly other small accessories…

BUILD MANUAL

HELPFUL MEASUREMENTS:

Including exhaust tunnel size, rudder servo location, landing gear measurements, cowl size, etc, please check out our Manuals page:

SCHEME LIST:
Scheme No. Scheme name Up view Back view Side view
01 White/Black/Orange
02 Red/Black/Orange
03 Bulldog
04 Anana

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