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RBC HE-162 Salamander 90mm Kit

$294.99 $209.99

Item #: RBC-HE1EP1Z880
Manufacturer: RBC Kits
Manufacturer’s Product Number: RBC-HE1EP1Z880
Condition: New

In stock

Description

RBC HE-162 Salamander 90mm Kit

The Heinkel He162 Volksjäger (German, “People’s Fighter”), the name of a project of the Emergency Fighter Program design competition, was a German single-engine, jet-powered fighter aircraft fielded by the Luftwaffe in World War II. Designed and built quickly, and made primarily of wood as metals were in very short supply and prioritized for other aircraft, the He162 was nevertheless the fastest of the first generation of Axis and Allied jets.  This easy to build kit will create a great looking jet that is easy to repair.  The RBC kit features construction of balsa, plywood and abs plastic to make an easy to build/repair kit that has great flying characteristics. The kit contains all parts cnc cut including all wood to finish the Salamander.  A large clear cad drawing is also included and also the vacuum formed canopy and nose cone. Features a large top hatch for easy access to the battery and receiver area.

Decals not included in kit.

Specifications:
Wingspan: 1100mm/ 43.3 Inches
Length: 1500mm/ 59 Inches
Flying Weight: 3200g and up/ 7 lb.
Wing Loading: 110gr dm2 to 175gr dm2
Wing Area: 30 dm2
Functions: 6 Channel: Ailerons, Elevator, Flaps(you need them), Throttle, Retracts, Retract steering servo.
Features:
All formers and ribs CNC cut.
Unique tab lock design.
3D pdf on the cd with a lot of build pictures.
Photo Instructions on CD
Full Size Rolled Cad Plans With All Parts Shown
Vacuformed Canopy, fairings, nose cone, intake, wheel doors, PVC  Outlet Tube
All wood and stringers
There is no hardware in this kit as most people have their own and want to use their own choice of materials and parts.

BUILDERS NOTE: REFER TO THE “ELECTRIC SETUP GUIDELINE” ON THE HOME PAGE TO HELP DETERMINE THE PROPER SET UP FOR FAN, ESC, MOTOR AND BATTERY.

ITEMS NEEDED FOR COMPLETION:

  • Ducted Fan: 90mm class fan unit- HET 9305, Wemotec Midifan, Schubeler DS-51 and others
  • Brush less Motor: 90mm Class
  • Electronic Speed Control: Brush less
  • Radio: 6ch for regular operation: 2-Ailerons, 2-Flaps, 1-Elevator, Throttle, Retracts (steering)
  • Servos: 18g/ 64oz or higher with metal gears
  • Li-Po Battery: 6-8s recommended
  • 3 in Y Servo Connector-Ailerons
  • 1 ft Red and Black Silicone Wire
  • Battery and Gilt Connectors
  • Hinges, Push Rods, control horns needed
  • CA and Epoxy glues
  • Retracts for 90mm jet or wire landing gear.

Insurance Note:  Fan Jets USA recommends the purchase of shipping insurance. If insurance is not purchased and the package is lost or damaged, the most that can be claimed with the USPS and awarded to the purchaser (shipment recipient) is $50.00.  Fan Jets USA is not responsible for reimbursing the purchaser the difference of an order of any amount.  Shipping charges are not included in an insurance claim per USPS guidelines.

Additional information

Weight 7.25 lbs
Dimensions 41.5 × 8 × 5 in

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