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Cirrus V 4.5m
Cirrus V 4.5m

Cirrus V 4.5m

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Part Number:cirrus V 4.5m
Scale: 1:3.9
Wing Span: 4.5 m (177")
Length: 1.73 m (68")
Wing Area: 81 dm2 (1255 sq. in.)
Wing Airfoil: E 203 mod.
Wing Loading: 74 g/dm2 (24 oz/sq. ft.)
Flying Weight: > 6 kg (13.2lbs)
Radio: Standard radio
Micro servos for the wings
The Cirrus high performance glider started the era of all composite glider at Schempp-Hirth factory in Kirchheim, Germany, in the early 60's. In 1968, The Cirrus won the open class World championship in Poland.

ICARE I offering here the Prototype version which was built with a V-tail. The original had a wingspan of 17.7m and a retractable landing gear. The unique look will appeal to the discerning modeller and its smooth flying characteristics will please the scale pilot. It is a great entry level, mid-sized glider for aerotowing. Very sturdy construction for aerobatics and slope flying. While the E203 airfoil gives him a wide flight envelope and great thermalling capability.

The kit comes highly prefabricated, and with all moulded parts. High gloss white fibreglass fuselage, top of fuselage repainted for seamless look. Hollow moulded fibreglass and carbon reinforced wings, all control surfaces live hinged and gapless. Airbrakes installed. Round wing joiner rod and tail joiners. Clear canopy and optional scale like canopy hinge method possible. Position for retract marked on fuselage for easy installation. Installed airbrake. Requires 1:4 scale retract.

Radio requirements are, two micro servos for the ailerons, two additional micro servos for the spoilers and four regular servos for the elevator, rudder, retract and aerotow release. A package of hardware and building instructions complete the kit.


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