A-10 Thunderbolt II "Warthog" Super Scale Twin 80mm EDF Jet from Freewing - PNP
Northrop Grumman Officially Licensed Product
Renowned by its crews and the men and women it has protected on the ground for decades, the A-10 Thunderbolt II, affectionately called the â€˜Warthogâ€™, continues to dominate the skies on CAS missions in conflict areas around the world. Despite first flying over 40 years ago, the A-10â€™s superior ability to execute its intended mission in modern warfare remains unchallenged.
To honor this iconic aircraft we are very proud to announce the worldâ€™s largest and most definitive foam electric PNP A-10 Thunderbolt RC model aircraft in the world! Powered by twin 80mm EDFs, this 1700mm wingspan beast is larger than any other foam A-10 on the market, yet it remains easy to transport. The Freewing 80mm A-10 delivers the best balance between size, weight, thrust, top speed, stall speed, transportability, rough grass handling, and overall scale fidelity. As an added bonus we've included a full complement of highly detailed weapons in the box; a $50 value!
The model is assembled from just ten main parts. Removable wings and a convenient flexible servo wire harness accessible at the wing root ensures a safe and reliable electronic connection at all times. The A-10â€™s wings are composed of hollow chambered foam with an interlocking matrix of plywood ribs, carbon square spars, and aluminum blocks, providing rigid yet supple handling.
The Freewing 80mm A-10 was specifically designed to be the most grass-capable PNP EDF on the market. While sporting a scale Oleo nose strut, the main struts are tensioned trailing links and the foam rubber tires are over 3â€ tall and 1â€ wide. In the air, the A-10â€™s all-new power system delivers a fully scale flight profile. Tall vertical loops, hard â€œjinkingâ€ turns, stable slow flight, and authoritative power. Critically, this model was designed to fly at all throttle points, both upright and inverted, without pitch sensitivity.
As a semi-scale model, the Freewing 80mm A-10 is finished from the factory in USAF two tone gray. A waterslide decal set with over 50 utility markings and three complete A-10 liveries, is included for the pilot to customize his or her A-10. These decals proudly represent Indianaâ€™s 163rd Fighter Squadron â€œBlacksnakesâ€, Louisianaâ€™s 47th Fighter Squadron â€œTermitesâ€ and Georgiaâ€™s 23rd Fighter Group â€œFlying Tigers.â€ (Artwork courtesy of Boom and Zoom Graphics).
Indianaâ€™s 163rd Fighter Squadron â€œBlacksnakesâ€
Louisianaâ€™s 47th Fighter Squadron â€œTermitesâ€
Georgiaâ€™s 23rd Fighter Group â€œFlying Tigersâ€
For pilots wanting to install a matched pair of their own 90mm EDFs on 6s, we offer a 90mm nacelle which bolts into place and retains the outer dimensions of the stock 80mm nacelle. Own the worldâ€™s largest, most capable, most customizable, and most powerful foam electric PNP A-10 and add a definitive scale powerhouse to your hangar today!
Largest foam electric PNP A-10 Warthog in the world
Award Winner at AEF 2017 for "Best Scale Jet"
Full complement of highly detailed weapons included in the box (CAS loadout); a $50 Value!
Weapon plyons are individually removable from the wing and each weapon can be placed on any of the 8 included plylons for total customization.
Grass-ready retracts with metal trunions and 5mm hardened steel pin
Multi-material (full carbon fiber spars, plywood ribs, and aluminum blocks) wing structure for best balance of rigidity and smooth flight handling
Scale wheel hubs and sequenced nose gear door
DayBright LEDs and sequenced landing light
Screw-on wings and tail surfaces
Flexible wing wire harness for ultimate reliability and resistance to disconnection during wing flexing
Spacious battery bay, no cutting required
Digital Metal Gear Servos throughout (minus nose gear door)
Three unique livery options and 50 different utility decals are included in the box for maximum customization
90mm bolt-on nacelles for those who wish to install a 90mm power system (sold separately)
Model officially licensed by Northrop Grumman
Freewing A-10 Thunderbolt II Super Scale Twin 80mm EDF Jet - PNP
6 Channel Radio
6 Channel Receiver
TWO 6 Cell 22.2V 4000 - 6000 mAh LiPo Batteries
6 Cell Compatible Battery Charger
This product was added to our catalog on Monday 20 June, 2022.