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GPMA0155 Taylorcraft .20 Kit

GPMA0155 Taylorcraft .20 Kit

Great Planes

  • 18599


Key Features:

  • Easy-to-build, with CAD-engineered, precisely interlocking balsa and plywood construction   
  • Includes premium-quality hardware package  
  • Flies well using a 2-stroke .25 or 4-stroke .26, excellent aerobatic potential with a 2-stroke .32 or 4-stroke .30. 
  • Designed based on a full size clipped-wing Taylorcraft aircraft of the 1930s which was the predecessor to the classic Piper J-3 Cub  
  • Compact size is convenient to transport and well-suited for flying at small sites
  • Any modeler with intermediate building experience can enjoy this kit

Includes:

  • All wood to build the kit, full size rolled plans, photo illustrated instruction manual w/reference plans, clear windshield, CA hinges, engine mount, hardware package, decal sheet, 3-piece ABS cowl and 2-piece ABS wheel pants.

Requires:

  • Engine: .25-.32 (4-5.3cc)(2-stroke) or .26-.30 (4-stroke)
  • Radio:  4 channel w/5 servos (3 standard and 2 micro for ailerons)
  • Covering: approx. Two 6-foot rolls with matching paint 
  • Misc. items: prop, 2.5" main wheels, 1" tailwheel, 6oz fuel tank, ¼" foam rubber, fuel tubing, aluminun spinner nut, 1/6 scale pilot, 5/32" & 3/32" wheel collars, 24" Servo lead extensions and Y-harness, building and field equipment.

Specs:

  • Wingspan: 56" (1422mm)  
  • Wing Area: 496.7 sq in (32.0 sq dm) 
  • Wing Loading: 17.5-21.0oz/sq ft (53.5-64.2g/sq dm) 
  • Weight: 3.75-4.5lbs (1705-2045g) prototype weight was around 3.75lbs
  • Length: 40.75" (1035mm) 
  • Airfoil: NACA 23012, semi-symmetrical   
  • Center of Gravity: 3" Back from the Leading Edge of Wing at Fuselage
  • Degrees incidence: 
  • Stabilizer: +2°
  • Wing: +2° 
  • Engine: +3° up thrust, this is needed because the wing and stab are at a positive angle of attack. 
  • Control throws:                 High Rate       Low Rate
  • Elevator: (EACH WAY)     ½" (12.7mm)  5/16"    (8mm) 
  • Rudder:   (EACH WAY)     1" (25.4mm)     ½" (12.7mm)
  • Ailerons: (EACH WAY)    5/8"   (16mm)  7/16"   (11mm)

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