Pitts Challenger – 87″ – 2.20m (100cc)

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 and 3D monster that our Pitts.

Specifications:

Model:Pitts Challenger
Wingspan:87″ (2,200mm)
Length:84″ (2,120mm)
Wing area:2,265 “² (1,465 cm²)
Weight:29.4lbs (13.4kg)

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How long to assemble & disassemble?

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Features:

  • NEW! Pilot-RC’s first ever biplane! Years of experience poured into a new design
  • 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, specially developed for precision acrobatic and extreme 3D flying
  • 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: 100-120cc

Servos: 7-8 high torque plus throttle // Uses x1 per aileron (total x4), x1 per elevator and x1 or x2 on rudder

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

Recommended accessories

Pilot-RC custom scheme propeller. Optional extra, not included in the kit.

Pilot-RC wing bags. Optional extra, not included in the kit.

Pitts Wingbags

Pilot-Rc reccomended hardware

Servos:Pilot-Rc PW27AH (27Kg – 0,119s at 8,4v)
Servo arms: Pilot-Rc 1,6″ Aluminium arms (included with Pilot-Rc servos)

COLOUR SCHEMES AVAILABLE:

Scheme 01

References: Oracover 21-010, 21-023, 21-033, 21-091, 21-071 / Ultracote HANU870, HANU866, HANU872, HANU881, HANU874.

Scheme 02

References: Oracover 21-010, 21-023, 21-033, 21-091, 21-071 / Ultracote HANU870, HANU866, HANU872, HANU881, HANU874.

Scheme 03

References: Oracover 21-033, 21-091, 21-071 / Ultracote HANU872, HANU881, HANU874.

Build Manual

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