Great Planes Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF

Popular sport ace with prebuilt ease!

Its classic looks, superior design and smooth flight habits have made the Super Sportster one of Great Planes most popular models, a favorite for low-wing training AND serious sport flying. You'll be equally impressed by the all-wood quality of this almost ready-to-fly version: It goes together like a dream, with an excellent parts fit for easy assembly and outstanding strength.
Wingspan: 55.5 in (1410mm) Wing Area: 555 sq in (35.8 dm2) Weight: 4.75-5.0 lb (2.2-2.3kg) Wing Loading: 19.7-20.8 oz/sq ft (59.7-62.9 g/dm2) Fuselage Length: 46 in (1170mm) Requirements: 2-stroke .40-.46 cu in engine (6.5-7.5cc) or 4-stroke .52 cu in engine (8.5cc), 4-channel radio with 4 servos.
  • 90% factory-built - flight-ready in just a few evenings.
  • Offers great ground handling, excellent high speed performance, solid and predictable low-speed handling, and superior aerobatic ability.
  • Includes sturdy, beautifully painted fiberglass wheel pants and rugged, fixed landing gear.
  • Comes with a generous supply of Great Planes hardware plus step-by-step, photo-illustrated assembly instructions, an excellent reference for any future maintenance and repairs.
Great Planes Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF - Servo Tray
Installation of your on-board radio equipment is easy, thanks to the preinstalled servo tray in the model's fuselage. It correctly locates the throttle, elevator, and rudder servos automatically. A pre-cut aileron servo tray easily locates the aileron servo in the center section of the wing.
Great Planes Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF - Flight
Its forgiving flight characteristics make the Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF a fine way to ease yourself into low-wing piloting. The plane offers excellent control authority at all speeds and gives you experienced sport pilots a great opportunity to exercise and advance your skills.
Great Planes Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF - Parts Layout
Spend your time flying, not building! The 90% prebuilt Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF is constructed using only the best materials and manufacturing methods – including an all-wood framework, expertly applied MonoKote – covering and durable fiberglass wheel pants. The Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF can be ready for flight in as little as 15-20 hours.
Great Planes Super Sportster 40 MKII ARF - factory-covered
Strong, lightweight, all-wood airframe arrives factory-covered in an eye-catching, 4-color Top Flite MonoKote trim scheme.
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