Modellbau USA  63" Tornado Generation III Jet ARF
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Modellbau USA 63" Tornado Generation III Jet ARF

Out of Stock
 
$499.00
$449.00
 
Item# (MBATORNADO)
Shipping is $75 in the contiguous US via UPS.

 

Color Schemes

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Modellbau USA 63" Tornado Generation III Jet ARF in Red Navy Trainer Scheme
Modellbau USA 63" Tornado Generation III Jet ARF in Red Navy Trainer Scheme
Out of Stock
$499.00
$449.00
(MBATORNADOGIII-RED)

  • Overview
Wingspan 63"
Wing Area 1007sq
Flying Weight 14.5 lbs
Fuselage Length 78.6"
Engines Required Turbine 12lb - 18lb
Recommended Engines Kingtech K-80, Jet Central Super Bee II, Jet Cat P60
Radio 7 Channels; 11 Servos

Modellbau USA after extensive research and development introduces the TORNADO. One of the most stable, cost effective jet turbine trainer's on the market. Wing, Boom, and Stabilizer construction is made out of the finest laser cut wood and assembled by experienced model builders. With a top speed of approximately 168MPH and a landing speed of 20MPH the TORNADO has proven it self to be the ideal jet for any RC pilot today.

*Retracts are not included though are available through TBM directly.

Some items needed to complete the Tornado
  • 4 - Mini servos with a minimum of 65oz torque for Empennage (HS-225 or HS-5245 digital)
  • 5 - Standard size servos with a minimum of 120oz torque for Ailerons, Flaps and Nose wheel steering (HS-645, HS-985 or HS-5625 digital)
  • 1 - Standard servo for retract valve (HS-645)
  • 1 - Standard servo if using mechanical brake valve (HS-645)
  • Extensions
  • Battery
  • Turbine
  • Wheels and Brakes
  • Struts
  • UAT
  • Brake valve
  • Glue
Wingspan 63"
Wing Area 1007sq
Flying Weight 14.5 lbs
Fuselage Length 78.6"
Engines Required Turbine 12lb - 18lb
Recommended Engines Kingtech K-80, Jet Central Super Bee II, Jet Cat P60
Radio 7 Channels; 11 Servos

 

 

Required and/or Related Items

Photo Description Stock Price Buy
Hitec HS-645MG 133 oz-in at 6v High Torque Metal Gear Analog Servo
Hitec HS-645MG 133 oz-in at 6v High Torque Metal Gear Analog Servo
In Stock
$32.99
(HS645)





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WARNING - Gasoline and Turbine powered R/C model aircraft are not manufactured to withstand unlimited G's. Any R/C model aircraft can fail, be it a wing folding up or a fuselage breaking in half under too high of a load. Just as any full size aircraft, model R/C aircraft have a maximum G rating. Because you are not in the plane flying it and experiencing the G's and reading the G-meter, it is more difficult to judge the G's on the aircraft, and it is very easy to exceed the limits of the aircraft. Understand that if you perform a snap roll, parachute, wall, blender, knife edge loop, or pull hard on the elevator at almost any speed, you can be putting in excess of 15 G's, even in excess of 30 G's, and most aircraft can only designed to take 10-12 G's. If you perform any violent maneuver, you can break your plane. When I perform hard maneuvers, especially for the first time on an airframe, I am prepared for a failure and am prepared for it as best I can be. This mainly includes performing the maneuver far enough away from spectators that in event of a failure that I am not endangering others. In addition, be prepared for the manufacturer to not pay for a new airframe which is broken during flight. It is common practice for any manufacturer to not replace an airframe which breaks in the air or upon landing. I have only seen manufacturers replace airframes when they have received many of the same failures and the manufacturer determines that there was a design or manufacturing error. If you break an airframe, and you are the only one to do so, then it is probably not the fault of the manufacturer. Please fly safely, and avoid full throttle operation other than at low airspeeds.

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