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Adventure Travel F5J 3m

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Price: $1,098.57

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The Adventure Travel F5J is a new high performance 3m (118") electric glider designed for very easy transport without compromising any flying performance or good handling qualities. The Adventure Travel F5J is of all molded spread carbon construction and is made to a high standard, with an excellent surface finish and a low weight. The model fits in a specially designed strong cardboard box size 780 x 330 x85 mm (30.7" x 13.0" x 3.3") meaning that it can be carried onto most transport.

The fuselage pod is a good size, allowing easy powertrain and RC installation. It is made from kevlar with carbon reinforcement, and is meant to be 2.4 GHz friendly, though we would recommend at least one antenna is routed outside. The tailboom is a lightweight component custom molded from chequerboard spread carbon with the V tail mounts ready fitted. The tailboom is securely retained using tape, to allow easy assembly on the field. No glue is needed or should be used.

The V tails are beautifully molded from spread carbon over a Rohacell foam core, for maximum lightness and rigidity. The V tails have a pocket for the servo (8 mm max thickness) molded in place.

The four part wing is again beautifully molded from spread carbon over a Rohacell foam core, with carbon servo pockets molded into the structure. With a thickness of just 6.3% the airfoil is very thin and quite cambered, giving excellent performance. The flap is exceptionally wide, taking up 40% of the wing's chord, allowing both a good speed range and for the model to be slowed very well when landing.

The accessory pack contains glass fibre horns and firewall, multiplex plugs and lightweight wire for a wiring harness - though it might be easier to use our Large Lightweight 4 Servo Wing Wiring Harness ready made wing wiring harness and some extension leads.

Adventure Travel F5J Specifications
Wing span 3.0 m 118 in
Wing area 54.9 dm2 851 sq in
Length inc spinner 145 cm 57.1 in
Flying weight from 950 g 33.5 oz
Wing loading 17.3 g/dm 5.7 oz/sq ft
Aspect ratio 16.4
Wing airfoil Special 6.3%
EDA (dihedral) 5.0º
Spinner Diameter 32 mm
Centre of Gravity 82-83 mm from wing leading edge
Controls V tail, ailerons, flaps, throttle

Adventure Travel F5J Typical Weights
Fuselage 135 g 4.8 oz
Wing centre panels 291 g 10.3 oz
Wing tip panels 161 g 5.7 oz
V tails 43 g 1.5 oz
Accessories 50 g 1.8 oz
Total structure 680 g 24.0 oz
Pushrods 6 g 0.2 oz
Receiver 6 g 0.2 oz
V tail servos (2) 12 g 0.4 oz
Flap servos (2) 20 g 0.7 oz
Aileron servos (2) 16 g 0.6 oz
Speed control 25 g 0.9 oz
Motor 70 g 2.5 oz
Prop & spinner 15 g 0.5 oz
Battery 100 g 3.5 oz
Flying weight 950 g 33.5 oz

Recommended RC
V tails KST X06, KST X06N, Ripmax SD100, Blue Bird BMS-101DMG, Blue Bird BMS-101HV
Ailerons KST X08, KST X08N, KST X06, KST X06N, Ripmax SD100, Blue Bird BMS-101DMG, Blue Bird BMS-101HV
Flaps MKS DS6100, MKS HV6100, MKS HV6110, Blue Bird BMS-125WV
Receiver 7+ channel rx to match your transmitter
Power HyperFlight 30A, Quanum BLHeli32 30A ESC, Sunrise 30A Pro, YGE 35 LVT ESC, Sunrise 31A BLHELI-32 Siskin

Powertrain Recommendations
Powerline Micro 1010 3S 750mAh LiPo, 12x8 prop
XPower F2915/12 XLight 3S 750mAh LiPo, 9x5, 9x6 prop
XPower F2919/10 Light 3S 750mAh LiPo, 9x6, 10x5 prop
Axi 2220/16 V2 Long 3S 750 mAh LiPo, 12x6 or 11x7 prop
Axi 2220/16 V2 Long 2S 750 mAh LiPo, 14x8, 14x7, 13x7 prop
Mega 16/15/5 3S 750mAh LiPo, 7x5 prop

Reviews 4  

 Review by:

Travel Adventure

Flight report for the Travel Adventure....Finally finished the ship last month...On the first flight everything was spot on...Incredible hang time and goes up in the lightest of thermals....It goes up well at 1/3 to 1/2 throttle with a direct drive motor spinning a 10X6 propeller on a 3 cell 1300mah lipo...Michelle, my girlfriend, flies it well...It's her Birthday present!!

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Excellent High Performance go anywhere F5J

I have one of these straight from the factory in St Petersburg. Excellent performance. With all up weight at just over 1,000g. Easy set up and packs down into a archery backpack to yomp wherever you want to fly. Gives you a competitive F5J machine and a go anywhere sport machine in one. I love it.

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High sensitivity of hot airflow, good penetration
AUW 940g 5m/s can fly
Original speed, cruise, airflow mode, good effect

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Adventure Travel F5J 3m

My girlfriend learned the ropes with her E-Flite ASW-17....when I saw this at Hyperflight I knew she had to have one for her the orange and white ship...when it arrived, we were like hyenas at a kill, we tore open the box and there was this beautiful piece of flying equipment sitting there!!!....Well made, solid, beautiful color and finish....I might hafta' get one for myself!!!...and impeccable service from Neil!!!

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