Electric glider lightweight carbon pod suitable for 3m-3.7m F5J Electric Gliders. This very light pod is expertly constructed from carbon-epoxy composites. Suitable for use is F5J type home designed electric RC gliders. For pure gliders a wooden nosecone can easily be glued in place.
A large 24 cm long carbon canopy is supplied for good access to the motor and RC. On the fuselages initially supplied to HyperFlight the opening for these is approx 125 mm x 32mm, leaving a shelf to the rear for mounting the rudder and elevator servos, as shown in one of the photos. However the hanopy hatch access opening could be increased in size to approx 210 mm x 35 mm if preferred.
The pod front as suplied is approx 35 mm diameter however no firewall has been attached and only approx 3 mm needs to be trimmed from the front to fit a 38 mm firwewall.
Supplied with a removable carbon canopy. The spigot fits our 25 mm boom
and our 26 mm boom
. Note these are not included in the price and one should be purchased separately. The AVA V mount
fits these boom to make a complete Drela type pod-boom-tail mount fuselage.
|F5J Pod Specification|
|Electric pod length inc spigot
|Electric pod length ex spigot
|Nose to wing LE
|Boom spigot diameter
|Wing root chord approx
|Max wing chord
||35 mm -38 mm