Carbon Cub 15cc ARF

$359.99*
Retail: $429.99*

Item #: HAN5065

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The Hangar 9® Carbon Cub 15cc brings the heritage and versatility of the full scale airplane to life with a 90-inch span, all-wood model with easy engine or electric power installation that features shock-absorbing landing gear and optional floats.

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Features

Key Features
  • Laser-cut, all-wood construction that’s lightweight
  • Shock-absorbing main landing gear and tundra-style wheels
  • Two-piece, plug-in wing with functional flaps
  • Quick-connect, streamlined wing struts
  • Functional LED landing lights, installed
  • Operational cockpit side-doors
  • Instrument details and seats included
  • Float ready, with hard points for optional 1/5-scale float set
  • Matching paint on fiberglass cowl and accessories
  • Pre-cut hinge locations for all control surfaces
  • Genuine UltraCote® film finish
  • Tail wire detail and a leaf tail wheel
  • Easy installation of engine or electric power recommendations
  • Complete hardware package featuring fiberglass control horns
Product Specifications
Wingspan:
90 in (228 cm)
Overall Length:
60 in (153 cm)
Wing Area:
1170 sq in (75.5 sq dm)
Flying Weight:
11.4 lb (5.2 kg)
Engine Size:
15cc 2-stroke gas/petrol
Motor Size:
Power 60
Radio:
6+ Channel, full-range transmitter and receiver
Servos:
7 Standard digital servos (6 for electric)
Trim Scheme Colors:
Cub Yellow U884, Black U874, Silver U881
CG (center of gravity):
4.0-4.7 in (100-120mm)
Wing Loading:
22.4 oz/ sq in
Prop Size:
15x6-15x7 (15cc gas), 16x10E (EP)
Spinner Size:
2-3/4 inch (70.0 mm)
Speed Control :
HV 80 AMP
Recommended Battery:
5000mAh 6S 22.2V Li-Po
Flaps:
Yes
Control Throw (Ailerons):
Low: Up 13mm and down 11mm, 20% Expo/ High: Up 22mm and down 18mm, 30% Expo
Control Throw (Elevator):
Low: Up 20mm and down 15mm, 20% Expo/ High: Up 30mm and down 25mm, 30% Expo
Control Throw (Rudder):
Low: left 33mm and right 33mm, 20% Expo/ High: Left 55mm and right 55mm, 30% Expo
Control Throw (Flaps):
Mid: 7/8 in (22mm)/ Landing: Adjust Maximun throw without binding
Approx. Flying Duration:
12 to 15 minutes
Scale:
1:5 (20%)
Experience Level:
Intermediate
Recommended Environment:
Outdoor
Assembly Time:
20+Hours
Is Assembly Required:
Yes
Overview

The Hangar 9® Carbon Cub 15cc ARF brings the heritage and versatility of the full scale airplane to life with a modern all-wood model that combines classic looks with a higher performance spirit. Featuring a 90-inch wingspan, this large model delivers the experience of giant scale, yet is practical enough to fly every day. The two-piece wing allows for convenient transportation and the quick-connect struts make assembly simple. Scale detail like cockpit doors, interior features, landing lights and a scale spinner mean that this Carbon Cub model will easily turn heads at the field. A light wing loading plus functional flaps help you perform impressive short takeoff and landings. Like the full-size, shock-absorbing landing gear take most of the bounce out of grass strips. With the optional 1/5-scale float set (sold separately) you can enjoy the same adventure-driven performance at the local lake.

Versatility that Makes Giant Scale Fun
The Cub is a classic aircraft that’s adored by both full-scale and model aviation pilots. Its flying qualities and design versatility have come to be known well enough that practically every new aircraft is compared to it. That’s a lot to be said for an airplane that first flew in 1938. Cub Crafters of Yakima, Washington started their booming business by restoring original Cub airframes. Very quickly, the collection of engineered refinements spawned a brand new line of aircraft like the Carbon Cub that honors the original icon yet delivers performance that’s every pilot’s dream.

The Hangar 9® Carbon Cub 15cc ARF brings the heritage and versatility of the full-scale airplane to life with a modern all-wood model that combines classic looks with a higher performance spirit. Featuring a 90-inch wingspan, this large model delivers the experience of giant scale, yet is practical enough to fly every day. The two-piece wing allows for convenient transportation and the quick-connect struts make assembly simple. Scale detail like cockpit doors, interior features, landing lights and a scale spinner mean that this Carbon Cub model will easily turn heads at the field. A light wing loading plus functional flaps help you perform impressive short takeoff and landings. Like the full-size, shock-absorbing landing gear take most of the bounce out of grass strips. With the optional 1/5-scale float set (sold separately), you can enjoy the same adventure-driven performance at the local lake.

Get fuel efficiency and gas engine ease-of-operation when you choose the Evolution® 15GX engine for this Carbon Cub. Its pumped carburetor design allows fuel to flow consistently regardless of fuel tank location or aircraft attitude while flying. Evolution Small Block gas engines offer lightweight construction and standard beam-mount installation like a glow engine. But what sets this engine truly apart from the glow-fueled counterparts is the phenomenal fuel efficiency. On average, it takes only 30% of the gas/petrol to provide the same run time as a comparably sized glow engine. That’s an amazing efficiency level that results in a cost per flight savings of approximately 90%.

When you go to choose a transmitter, receiver and servos required for a quality airplane like this Hangar 9 Carbon Cub 15cc model, consider all the advantages genuine Spektrum™ technology gives you. Not only will you possess a proven radio system at a great price, you’ll get the safety benefits that only ModelMatch™ and SmartSafe™ features can give.

Shock Absorbing Landing Gear
This working recreation of the bungee landing gear used on the full-scale Carbon Cub will soak up bumps during ground operations just like the real thing.

All-Wood Construction
Lightweight, laser-cut construction is utilized to bring the Carbon Cub 15cc to life as a durable scale model that’s built to last with a level of rigidity that makes even a friendly flying airplane such as this crisp control response.

Genuine UltraCote® Covering
The all-wood structure of the Carbon Cub 15cc is covered with genuine Hangar 9 UltraCote® film that provides a durable and easy-to-maintain finish that closely replicates its full-scale cousin.

Gas or Electric
No matter what type of power you favor—gas/petrol, glow or electric, hardware and mounting options are included to suit a variety of power systems so you can be in the air in less time.

Quick-Connect Wing Struts
The streamlined wing struts feature quick-connect strut pins so that only basic tools are needed at the field.

Functional Flaps
The functional flaps allow you to enjoy the same short-field takeoff and landing performance that full-scale Carbon Cub pilots do.

Landing Lights
The wings feature factory installed wiring and LED lights so that making a working landing light system is easy.

Cockpit Doors
The magnetically secured cockpit door can be left open during flight, just like on the full-scale version. It also lets you keep switches out of sight by mounting them inside the cockpit.

Float Ready
Hard points for mounting the Hangar 9 1/5-scale float kit (HAN6030—sold separately) are already built into the fuselage.

Related Parts

Completion Guides Recommended 2-stroke gas  See All
  • Competition Propeller,14 x 6APC14060

  • Evolution 3 Wire Ignition/RX SwitchEVOA112

  • 15GX 15cc Gas Engine with Pumped CarburetorEVOE15GX2

  • 15cc Pitts-Style MufflerEVOM8

Completion Guides Recommended 4-stroke gas  See All
  • Evolution 3 Wire Ignition/RX SwitchEVOA112

  • Fuel Filler with "T" & Overflow FittingHAN116

  • AR8000 8-Channel DSMX ReceiverSPMAR8000

  • 3000mAh 2S 6.6V Li-Fe Receiver BatterySPMB3000LFRX

Completion Guides Recommended Electric  See All
  • Electric Propeller,16 x 10EAPC16010E

  • Talon 90- Amp 25V BL ESC W/20amp BEC 010-0097-00CSE010009700

  • EC5 Extension Lead with 6" Wire, 10AwgEFLAEC506

  • 5000mAh 6S 22.2V 30C LiPo, 10AWG EC5EFLB50006S30

Parts Listing  See All
  • Fuselage Carbon Cub 15ccHAN506501

  • Left Wing: Carbon Cub 15ccHAN506502

  • Right Wing: Carbon Cub 15ccHAN506503

  • Stabilizer with Elevators: Carbon Cub 15ccHAN506504

Optional Accessories  See All
  • Big Wheels,6"DUB600RV

  • Full Body Posable Pilot, 25%HAN4566

  • 1/5-Scale Float SetHAN6030

  • AR9350 9 Channel AS3X RX with integrated telemetrySPMAR9350

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