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*Hughes H-1 V2 with Retracts


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Hughes H-1 V2 EP 50” ARF with Pre-installed Electric Retracts   


This is a scale model of the famous Howard Hughes H-1 from the Golden Age of Aviation, the 20-year period between the end of World War I and the beginning of World War II.  Though originally designed simply for speed, the H-1 had many new features that influenced the design of high-performance aircraft for years, including retractable landing gear, gently curving wing fillets, rivets and joints that were flush with the aircraft's skin, and ailerons that could be drooped when the flaps were fully extended, improving lift along the full length of the wing for takeoffs and landings. 

The original H-1 is now on display in the Golden Age of Flight gallery in the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum.
 
 
The 1st version of Maxford USA H-1 was released after nearly 2 years in development and true to the original designe, it is stable at both low and high speeds, features concealed rudder and elevator controls, the new developed Max Cowling fiberglass cowl, magnetic battery hatch, spring loaded tail wheel and optional retractable landing gear.

Version 2 is the new improved version make this unique ARF even better than the 1st version.



Version1 Version 2
Wingspan 40" 50" not too big for your car back seat, not too small in the breeze
Fuselage build up with mylar covered Fully shielded with balsa sheet, make the turtleback much stronger if pilot wants to go faster and looks more scale
Landing Gear        ARF comes wiht fixed landing gear, mechanic retracts are optional              Pre-installed electic landing gear and gear door.
Cowl Fiberglass Cowl with Max-Cowling Fiberglass Cowl with Max-Cowling and improved scale look dummy engine
Battery Hatch Under the nose, only fit 3S Li-Po Large hatch on top, will fit 4S Li-Po and easy access to all electrics
Air Performance Stable at both low and high speed, easy to fly Same as Version 1, but it can go faster if you want
Easy to Assemble Rudder and elevator control systems are complicate Rudder and elevator control systems are changed and easy to assemble
 
Version 1 Cowl and Dummy Engine Version 2 Cowl and Dummy Engine Version 1 Turtleback
Version 2 Turtleback
 
Specifications:
Wingspan: 50 in               
Length: 41 in
Wing Area: 490 sq in       
ARF Weight: 4 lbs
Flying Weight: 5 lbs
Wing Loading: 23.5 oz / sq in

Motor Required: Uranus 35425 Brushless motor
ESC Required: Uranus Brushless 60A   Battery: 3-4S 4,000 mAh Li-Po
Prop Required: EP 11~12"     
Radio System Required: 4ch.4 mini servos
 

Instruction Manual 
click here

 
Flying Video
click here 

Version 1 Product Reviews:
Product review and video on RC Groups click here
Full product review by Flying Models click here
Full product review by Model Aviation click here
Full product review by Park Pilot click here
Full product reviw by Backyard Flyer click here
Full product reviw by Fly RC click here

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