Clipped Wing Cub from E-flite

Details

The stock Cub is a legend for its gentle flying characteristics and abundant availability. Searching for a low-cost basic aerobatics alternative, inspired pilots modified the design into an entirely new aviation sensation. The E-flite® Clipped Wing Cub 1.2m park flyer features crisp scale detail and goes beyond the essence of the souped-up variant with inspiring versatility, and an abundance of power. As a result, you get the freedom only a Cub can deliver and the excitement of a hotrod in disguise.

The E-flite Clipped Wing Cub 1.2m is a “Cub Lover’s” must-have. Unlike many scale models with this level of detail, assembly only takes the turn of a few screws. The one-piece wing has outstanding rigidity for aerobatics as well as installation ease. Authentic aluminum wing struts offer fold-away convenience and install with quick-release hardware. Up front is the essential scale component no Cub should be denied— intricate engine detail with the signature flare of cooling baffles. Hidden inside is a powerful brushless motor system that delivers outstanding throttle response and the kind of vertical performance full-scale Cub pilots can only dream about. Functional shock-absorbing landing gear accessorized with matching strut covers and balloon-shaped wheel pants help you handle this beauty on the ground like a pro. Just like the real thing, this park flyer has friendly handling for scale flight that’s relaxing. But all you have to do to wake this sleeper is firewall the throttle and unleash the aerobatics animal within.

Functional Scale Detail
Cub lovers will appreciate the intricate detail of the exposed engine cylinders and cooling baffles. But what sets this scale park flyer apart is the functional shock-absorbing landing gear that articulates with concealed springs and is finished off with matching strut covers and fitted wheel pants. In addition, you get top-access for battery installation that maintains the scale outline and allows you to install the flight battery quickly.

Great Power
The power system features a high-speed 10-size brushless outrunner, a robust 40-amp ESC and a 2-blade propeller that combine with your 2200–3000mAh 3S LiPo battery to deliver thrust that helps this Clipped Wing Cub perform well beyond the basic aerobatics flight envelope with ease.

Durable Design
Construction with durable EPO material makes it possible to replicate complex detail in a lightweight form. The result is an outstanding scale appearance that’s easy to maintain and allows the most satisfying flight experience possible to shine through.

Fold Away Wing Struts
The wing features a rigid, one-piece design that connects to the fuselage with just a single screw. The aluminum struts lock into position with quick-release hardware and fold away into clips at the wing center section for storage and transport.

Optional Floats
You can turn this classic into a fun float plane simply by adding the optional Float Set (Sold Separately). All it takes is the turn of a few screws and you can enjoy the serenity of flying from the local pond or lake.

Pictures

Manual

Radio icons

(Click on the icon you want to download)
FrSky Horus OpenTx
FrSky Horus FrOs
Standard
Silhouette
FrSky X9D/X9D+/X9E
Spektrum IX12
Futaba 18MZ
Jeti DS-24
Graupner MZ-16 & MZ-32
Radiomaster TX16S
Jumper T16 & T18 series

Similar Models

Some content in menu 2.

We cannot guarantee that the shops listed below do sell the Clipped Wing Cub in particular but at least we know they do distribute E-flite.

Where to buy

Usa
Horizon Hobby USA
check web site
Ship to: USA
Austria
Lindinger ModellBau
check web site
Ship to: Europe
Germany
Horizon Hobby Europe
check web site
Ship to: Europe
Ireland
Model Heli Service
check web site
Ship to: Ireland
France
Flash RC
check web site
Ship to: Europe
USA
TOWER HOBBIES
check web site
Ship to: International
Hungary
RC Hungary
check web site
Ship to: Hungary
Germany
Modellbau Berlinski
check web site
Ship to: International
Switzerland
Grischa Modellbau
check web site
Ship to: Switzerland
Ireland
Radio Controlled Shop
check web site
Ship to: Ireland
Switzerland
Scamora
check web site
Ship to: Switzerland
Switzerland
Wieser Modellbau
check web site
Ship to: Switzerland
France
Absolu Modélisme
check web site
Ship to: France
United Kingdom
Als Hobbies
check web site
Ship to: United Kingdom
Belgium
Aerobertics
check web site
Ship to: Europe
France
Weymuller Modélisme
check web site
Ship to: France
USA
Atlanta Hobby
check web site
Ship to: USA
USA
AMain Hobbies
check web site
Ship to: USA
USA
Hobby Zone
check web site
Ship to: USA
Netherlands
RC webshop
check web site
Ship to: Europe
United Kingdom
Model Shop Leeds
check web site
Ship to: United Kingdom
Austria
DMT
check web site
Ship to: Europe
USA
Flite Test Store
check web site
Ship to: Worldwire
Switzerland
ModellMarkt24
check web site
Ship to: Europe
France
Turbines RC
check web site
Ship to: Europe

Wingspan: 1250mm (49.2 in)
Length: 985mm (38.8 in)

Weight: 1360 g (3 lbs)
Airfoil Shape: Semi Symmetrical
Approximate Assembly Time: Less than 1 Hour
CG (Center of Gravity): 60-70mm Back from Leading Edge at Fuse
Completion Level: Bind-N-Fly Basic
Control Throw - High (Ailerons): 20mm up and 20mm down
Control Throw - High (Elevator): 20mm up and 20 mm down
Control Throw - High (Rudder): 30mm left and 30mm Right
Control Throw - Low (Ailerons): 13mm up and 13mm down
Control Throw - Low (Elevator): 13mm up and 13 mm down
Control Throw - Low (Rudder): 20mm left and 20mm right
Flaps: No
Flying Weight: 48 ounces (1360 grams)
Landing Gear: Yes
Length: 38.7" (985mm)
Material: Foam
Minimum Required Radio: 4+ Channel
Motor Size: 10 Brushless Outrunner
Propeller Size: 12X8
Recommended Motor Battery: 3 cell 2200-3000 Lipo (sold separately)
Retracts: No
Servos: 9 gram Micro
Wing Area: 405 sq In (26.2 sq dm)
Wingspan: 49.25" (1250mm)

Variants

EFL5150
Clipped Wing Cub ()
EnglishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseRussianSpanish
2,834 models in library now

ASK FOR A NEW MODEL TO BE ADDED

Although I do my best to complete this library, you may not find the model you are looking for.

In this case, do not hesitate to ask me to add it : You're not bothering me. Please be patient, depending on my workload, I may take a few days to work on your model and gather information.

I'm sometime asked to add a non flying model to this library but unfortunately, it's not the focus of this website

Ask for a new model

RANDOMIZER

P-47 Razorback

NOTE

I'm not asking for anything, I don't place any advertising and a simple 'thank you' or a kind message is my first salary.
That said, if you think this website is useful, if you like the content, the service and if you want to participate to the hosting, feel free to donate. I thank you in advance.

LATEST ADDITIONS

2874
MSH Model Protos 700 Nitro
Protos 700 Nitro
2873
Dynam Hawker Hurricane
Hawker Hurricane
2872
Avios BushMule V2
BushMule V2
2871
LanXiang YF-23
YF-23
2870
LanXiang YF-23
YF-23
2869
Freewing Model Mirage 2000C V2
Mirage 2000C V2
2868
Freewing Model Mig-21
Mig-21
2867
GEP RC Phantom
Phantom
2866
Manor Models Dynamic 60
Dynamic 60
2865
Manor Models Dynamic 80
Dynamic 80
2864
NAN Models Explorer Q
Explorer Q
2863
Catalyst Machineworks BangGOD
BangGOD
2862
Blade Fusion 360
Fusion 360
2861
OMP Hobby Challenger
Challenger
2860
OMP Hobby Challenger
Challenger
2859
NewBeeDrone Hummingbird V1 PMB EDITION
Hummingbird V1 PMB EDITION
2858
DIATONE INNOVATIONS Roma F5
Roma F5
2857
SebArt MB-339 Mini
MB-339 Mini
2856
SebArt MB-339 Mini
MB-339 Mini
2855
Black Horse Model Viper Jet MKII
Viper Jet MKII
2854
aero-naut Helios
Helios
2853
HGLRC Sector 5 V3
Sector 5 V3
2852
PICHLER Slick 360
Slick 360
2851
Tilia Model Tilia 25 plus Full Carbon
Tilia 25 plus Full Carbon
2850
Tilia Model Tilia 25
Tilia 25
2849
iFlight Chimera7 HD
Chimera7 HD
2848
DIY Marabu Mk3
Marabu Mk3
Information
Read me
Recent Changes
AIR-RC is the largest online database about RC Model Flying and it's growing...
Each model has descriptions, specifications, photos, video, icons for your radio and links to shops and manufacturers.
We are not selling anything, it's made by RC hobbyists for RC hobbyists. Enjoy !
AIR-RC
Copyright AIR-RC © 2021