Twist 3D 480 from E-flite


The E-flite® Twist 3D 480 ARF is the ideal sport electric park flyer for the intermediate RC pilot who wants aerobatic mobility. In fact, the Twist 3D 480 is great for anyone just getting into aerobatics, because it can easily be set up so that its large control surfaces move only enough for moderate agility. The lightweight construction gives the Twist 3D 480 outstanding low-speed control and friendly handling, even while performing extreme maneuvers. As your talent grows, simply increase the control surface throws and discover the world of 3D aerobatics.

The Twist 3D 480 builds quickly; plus, the convenient size makes it perfect for getting in a quick flight on the go. The all-wood construction makes it very strong, and its high-contrast, genuine UltraCote® covering will keep it looking good for a long time. Don't forget that the recommended E-flite electronics are perfectly matched to make the Twist 3D 480 the kind of sport model you can get tight with, or just hang loose.


  • Brilliantly finished in genuine Hangar 9® UltraCote® covering
  • Light wing loading for excellent flying characteristics
  • Two-piece wing with carbon tube support
  • Open all-wood structure keeps weight to a minimum
  • Generously-proportioned control surfaces for outstanding 3D performance
  • Large upper and lower easy-access magnetic hatches
  • Durable aluminum landing gear painted to match covering
  • E-flite® Park 450 or Park 480 outrunner motor ready
  • Includes hardware for quick build



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Wingspan: 890mm (35 in)
Length: 880mm (34.6 in)

Weight: 840 g (1.9 lbs)
Recommended Motor Battery 11.1V 3S 1800-2200mAh LiPo
Power Type Electric
Wingspan 890 mm (35.0 in)
Airfoil Shape Symmetrical
Flaps No
Wing Loading 9.5 oz/sq. ft.
Fuselage Length 880 mm (34.5 in)
Wing Area 16.0 dm² (404 sq in)
Weight w/o Battery 590–660 g (20.8–23.3 oz)
Weight w/ Battery 735–840 g (25.9–29.6 oz)
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