Top Flite Mini Contender EP ARF

The compact classic.

The original Top Flite Contender made its debut over 40 years ago. Now, the legacy lives on in the 36" span Mini Contender EP ARF. An ultra-thick airfoil allows an ultra-wide flight envelope, so it's just as adept at slow and steady flight as it is wild, full-throttle aerobatics!
Wingspan: 36 in (915 mm) Wing Area: 329 in² (21.2 dm²) Weight: 27-30 oz (765-850 g) Wing Loading: 11.8-13.1 oz/ft² (36-40 g/dm²) Length: 34.5 in (875 mm) Requirements Radio system with a minimum of 4 channels, 4 micro servos, .10 outrunner brushless motor, 25A brushless ESC, 11.1V (3S) 1800-2200mAh LiPo battery, LiPo-compatible charger, and 9x6 electric propeller
  • Performs well using economical electronics.
  • One-piece wing minimizes assembly time.
  • All-wood construction, factory-covered in MonoKote® film.
Top Flite Mini Contender EP ARF - magnetically-attached hatch
A magnetically-attached hatch – located on top of the fuselage – makes it easy to change battery packs.
Top Flite Mini Contender EP ARF - one-piece wing
A one-piece wing reduces assembly time. Prehinged ailerons, which each have their own servos, allow precise control during demanding aerobatics – as well as flaperon mixing.
Top Flite Mini Contender EP ARF - trim scheme
A factory-applied MonoKote trim scheme minimizes assembly, adding striking looks that recall the original Contender.
Top Flite Mini Contender EP ARF - ABS cowl
The ABS cowl adds signature Contender looks, while steerable nose gear provides superior ground handling.
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