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Freewing F-14 twin 80mm EDF PNP FJ30811A+

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Freewing F-14 Tomcat Twin 12-Blade 80mm EDF Jet in "Bullet 101" Scheme - ARF PLUS - FJ30811A+

Version Info: This is the ARF+ version for pilots who wish to install their own power system. All primary electronics including servos and landing gear come pre-installed, just add your own power system (EDF, motor, and ESC) to begin flying. The pictures show the optional pylons and weapon set which are not included with the plane. These can be purchased separately by clicking the "upgrades" tab.

We here at Motion RC are proud to announce our Super Scale F-14D Tomcat! Never before has an electric F-14 been produced in this size and with this high a degree of scale fidelity and quality. Easily one of the most beloved jets in history, we’re especially excited to offer this thrilling F-14D Tomcat. Our team worked tirelessly to develop an RC model which brings the excitement and scale performance of this hallmark aircraft to your local flying field and to appropriately honor the F-14 Tomcat’s rightful place in aviation history. We chose to depict “Bullet 101”, the specially marked F-14D from the VF-2 squadron “Bounty Hunters”, which was painted in the mid-1990s to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the F-14’s service in the United States Navy.

The signature feature of the real F-14 is its sweeping wing, and we've worked to design this model around this function as well. Our lightweight, aluminum “Wing Box” design supports a rigid wing in both forward and swept configurations. The wings pivot on flat bearings to reduce resistance and wear. Electric servoless actuators extend and sweep the wings using steel control rods and brass ball links. The result of this design is a durable, maintenance-free wing sweep feature which provides pilots with a worthy F-14 flying experience.

Scale fidelity, surface details, and builder-friendliness were also specific areas of focus. The ARF PLUS model arrives with the main fuselage assembled. All the electronics –servos, retracts, and lights—are completely installed at the factory. You will simply need to add your own power system and ESC. The builder simply needs to screw on the wings and epoxy on the forward nose section and the assorted surface details like the wing fences, antennas, pitot tube, etc. To further simplify the wiring and setup, this F14 incorporates an onboard mixing circuit board which controls all the servos, taileron/aileron mixing, wing sweeping, and the lighting package.

While the complexity of this F-14D make it the largest, most impressive, and heaviest EDF jet available at Motion RC to date, the aircraft uses two 80mm 12 blade EDFs and two 6s 4000mAh batteries (not included) which can propel it through the sky at 100mph. The Freewing F-14 is also extremely capable and stable at slow flight. The model can cruise at 60% throttle, can turn at 40% throttle even with the wings swept rearward, and can land at less than 40mph with full flaps.

FEATURES:
  • Model officially licensed by Northrop Grumman
  • Rigid aluminum wing box assembly for a swept wing configuration
  • Pre-installed servoless actuators to sweep the wing during flight
  • Super scale details include hand painted pilots, antennas, pitot tubes, etc
  • Proudly displaying the authentic "Bullet 101" livery of the VF-2 squandron "Bounty Hunters"
  • Electronic retractable landing gear with all metal shock-absorbing struts
  • Steerable, shock absorbing nose gear for enhanced ground maneuverability
  • Carbon spars and EPO foam construction provide the perfect balance between strength and flexibility
  • 9x LED lights plus landing light (see manual for configuration options)
  • Nylon hinges on all control surfaces (superior to foam hinges)
  • Gapless flap hinges
  • Removable magnetic nose cone for convenient transport
REQUIRES:
  • 7 Channel Radio
  • 7 Channel Receiver - Select a minimum 7 channel receiver
  • TWO 6 Cell 22.2V 4000 mAh LiPo Batteries with EC5 connectors
  • 6 Cell Compatible Battery Charger
SPECIFICATIONS:

Wingspan

1016mm retracted 1550mm extended / 40in retracted 61in extended

Length

1498mm / 59in

Weight

4160g without battery / 147oz

CG (Center of Gravity) 393mm measured back from the intake

Power System

2x 3530-1680kV Brushless Outrunner Motor (required)

Electronic Speed Control

2x 80A ESCs, 8A UBEC, EC5 Connector (required)

Propeller / EDF

2x 80mm Metal EDF with 12 Blade Fan (required)

Servos

9g hybrid gear standard with 850mm lead (use 550mm + extension) : nose gear door
9g hybrid gear standard with 750mm lead (use 550mm + extension) : nose gear steering
17g metal gear standard with 650mm lead (use 550mm + extension) : left aileron, right aileron, left elevator
17g metal gear reverse with 650mm lead (use 550mm + extension) : right elevator
17g metal gear standard with 550mm lead : left flap
17g metal gear reverse with 550mm lead : right flap
17g metal gear standard with 300mm lead : left rudder, right rudder

Landing Gear Electronic retractable main gear and steerable nose gear with all metal shock absorbing struts

Required Battery

2x 6S 22.2V 4000mAh LiPo (required)

Required Radio

7+ Channel full range 2.4Ghz (using pre-installed mixing board)

Ailerons Yes

Elevator

Yes

Rudder Yes

Flaps

Yes

Lights

Yes (landing light, 9x LEDs)

Hinge Type

Nylon gapless hinges

Material EPO Foam
Skill Level Expert
Build Time 2 Hours
Recommended Environment Minimum 300 foot runway, recommended pavement, mat, or short turf

 

Reviews

Sunday, 27 February 2022
What an absolutely amazing aircraft. Certainly looks the part and surprisingly stable and simple to fly. With a very technical setup, she is a very predictable and comfortable plane to fly. The wing sweep adds tremendous fun to your visit to the field!
BlackZak
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