Piper Cherokee


Description: A Lightweight, Everyday Aircraft

Designed by Ilkka Klemetti, the Piper Cherokee uses stick-and-tissue construction and builds into a very lightweight scale model for calm-weather and indoor flying. it is very stable and a 40-minute flight duration is normal with a 2-cell, 1020mAh Li-poly battery. Some building experience is required.
Additional Information:

  • Wingspan: 40 in.
  • Wing Area: 279 sq. in.
  • Ready-to-fly Weight: 8.25 oz.
  • Wing Loading: 4.26 oz./sq. ft
  • Power: GWS LPS B(geared 5:1)
  • Prop: GWS 9×4.7
  • Radio req’d: 3-channel (throttle, elevator, aileron/nose-gear steering)
  • Radio Gear Used: 2 sub-microservos, GWS Pico R-4 receiver, GWS ICS-50 ESC
  • Battery: 2-cell, 1020mAh Li-poly
  • Sheets: 1

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