Thunderbolt 55.5" ARF is a great scale airplane for anyone who likes scale
flying. The kit includes a fiberglass fuselage and cowling done in silver and
green gel-coat. The wings are sheeted foam and covered with matching silver
covering. All control surfaces have beveled leading edges and the control horn
mounts are preinstalled. The wing is complete with CA hinges. The leading edge
of the wing is pre-shaped. The kit includes full color decals.
Fuselage Length 44"
Recommended Engine Size 2c/40 4c/52
Flying Weight 5.5 - 6 lbs
Wing Area 492 sq in
Fuel Tank 240 - 280 cc
NitroModels CMP this P47 ARF NITRO Gas
Plane kit comes with all parts nicely wrapped in thin foam and plastic bags. The
kit box is truly nice packed, with all the major parts well packed in a light
foam wrap and clear plastic bags. All balsa wood
rib wing, nicely covered, rivets decals already applied, ailerons hinged and
installed. Horizontal, elevators and rudder also all wood, air foiled surfaces,
hinged and ready. Drop tank included and assembled. Slots in the interior
cardboard held all items tightly in place, so it will minimize damage from
shipping. Included with the kit are fuel tanks, engine mounts, wheels,
hardware, pushrods, clear plastic canopy and nose cone, decal sheet, one-piece
fiberglass cowls, and fixed wire landing gear plus other necessary hardware. You
will need to purchase some building supplies, engines, spinners, servo
extensions, and a radio. This plane is retract-ready so mechanical retracts are
an interesting option to consider for this plane kit. The quality of the
materials is excellent with a one-piece fiberglass fuselage/fin straight and
true. The instruction manual has excellent-quality step-by-step drawings.
With an 4-stroke engine installed, this P47 Thunderbolt plane will fly, feel,
and sound like the legendary fighter jet from World War 2.