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HobbyZone HBZ7700 Firebird Stratos RTF Radio Control Plane (EX DISPLAY)

HobbyZone HBZ7700 Firebird Stratos RTF Radio Control Plane (EX DISPLAY)
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List Price:  £129.99
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Model:  HBZ7700
Brand:  HobbyZone



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This model has been taken out of the box and used for display purposes, so may have some cosmetic marks. The plane is in full working order. 


This easy to fly radio control (RC) model features state-of-the-art patent pending Virtual Instructorâ„¢ technology that is like having an expert RC pilot at your side. The Virtual Instructor technology helps prevent accidents and damage to your aircraft by invisibly assisting in keeping the wings level, the turns smooth and descents and landings safe. Once basic flying ability improves the Virtual Instructor technology can be disabled allowing for more spirited flying.

Crammed full of innovative features such as a built in wing levelling system that can automatically correct the angle of bank in a turn if the transmitter stick is left at neutral, thrust differential on the twin motors, vortex generators and 2.4 GHz radio technology.

The airframe itself also features user and flight friendly features to ensure that the model can survive the inevitable bumps and bounces that can occur during the flight training process. These include breakaway

magnet-mounted wings, durable but easily repairable Z Foam construction, removable landing gear for "belly landing" and a shock absorbing rubber nose. The striking red and white colour scheme helps the novice pilot with the orientation of the model in the air.

On board the sophisticated electronic system with active control mixing takes the stress out of landings by automatically mixing the throttle and elevator controls so that when the throttle is reduced the elevator control is adjusted to help keep the models nose up as airspeed is reduced. A mix of rudder to elevator is also available to help the pilot maintain altitude during turns and the beauty of this feature is that it can be turned off as flying skills increase.

With major input from champion aerobatic pilot Quique Somenzini the Firebird Stratos represents the very latest in design and technology that combine to make learning to fly easier than ever before!

Completely ready to fly, no building or painting
Everything included with no additional purchases required
Very quick and easy assembly, assembly guide included
In the air in the time it takes to charge the battery
Controlled by 2.4 GHz radio system
Full control of pitch, throttle and turns
Twin electric motors with contra rotating propellers
Virtual Instructorâ„¢ technology on board
Wing levelling system for automatic control of wing bank
Durable Z foam construction for easy repairs
Differential thrust on the motors
Active throttle/elevator control mixing for easier landings
Optional rudder/elevator mixing for easier turns
Easy to remove landing gear for safe "belly landings"

Wingspan: 1067mm (42inch)
Length: 762mm (30inch)
Weight: 430g (15oz)
Motor: 180size
Radio: 3 channel 2.4 GHz
Battery: 1300mAh 7.4volt LiPo
Charger: Balancing LiPo charger

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The delivery costs for courier next day are for mainland UK only. If you live in the Scottish Highlands/Islands, Channel Islands or Northern Ireland, then a shipping surchage will apply. please contact us for prices. Smaller items can still go 1st class via Royal Mail.

Please note International customers will need to contact us for a shipping price prior to ordering via the website. This all depends on the size and weight of the items. Please get in touch with us for any postage costs. Please note we do NOT ship large cars or heavy items outside of the UK. This is due to massive postage costs and problems regarding returns.

If you have any questions regarding stock levels or delivery, please get in touch.

All small accessories and spares can be sent by Royal Mail. If this is a service you would prefer, then please call us on 01909 773 471 and we can arrange this for you. 

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