McTwist Twin from Strix RC


Get ready to twist, turn, and flip through the skies with the all-new STRIX McTwist RC Airplane! Crafted from premium 8mm EPP flat foam, this cutting-edge twin motor airplane is designed to push the boundaries and deliver unparalleled excitement for hours. 


  • Twin Motor Design: The McTwist's dual motor configuration sets the stage for jaw-dropping spins and daring maneuvers. Show off your aerobatic skills and leave onlookers in awe with the models versatile flight capabilities. 
  • Easy and Fun to Fly: Whether you're a seasoned pilot or just starting your RC journey, the McTwist offers a user-friendly flying experience. Its stable flight characteristics and responsive controls make every flight a joyous adventure.
  • Durable Design: With a doubled leading edge and blunt nose, the STRIX McTwist is built to withstand the rigors of high-performance flying while providing exceptional durability and impact resistance. Whether you're pushing the limits in aerobatic stunts or landing in challenging terrains, the McTwist remains robust and resilient, while also increasing lift. 
  • Mesmerizing Night Flights: Take to the skies even after the sun sets! The McTwist is an excellent night flyer when equipped with LED lights. Watch as it creates mesmerizing light trails that dance through the dark.
  • Outstanding Stall Characteristics: Experience unrivaled stability during stalls and maneuvers. The McTwist's superb stall characteristics ensure a smooth and predictable recovery, adding an extra layer of confidence to your flights.
  • Compact and Portable: Designed with convenience in mind, the McTwist is compact enough to fit comfortably on the seat of your car. Its size doesn't compromise visibility or flight performance, making it a perfect travel companion.
  • Easy Assembly: The McTwist comes out of the box with the main body as one solid piece, featuring pre-cut and hinged elevons, as well as spar slots pre-cut from the factory. This speeds up your build time, reduces glue, and removed the headache of beveling foam elevons!
  • Vertical Takeoff: The McTwist's winglets enable vertical takeoffs when sitting upright on a stable surface!




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Wingspan: 680mm (26.8 in)
Length: 520mm (20.5 in)

Weight: 225 g (7.9 oz)
  • Material: 8mm EPP flat foam
  • Wingspan: 680 mm (26.75") 
  • Length: 520 mm (20.5")
  • Weight: 225 grams (built with electronics, no battery)
  • Flight Time: 7 to 15 minutes depending on your thumbs and chosen battery. 

Recommended Configuration

  • STRIX McTwist Electronics Package
  • Battery: 300-1800mAH 3s
  • Motors
    • 2204+ motors with 5" propellers
    • For a tame setup: 1404 - 1406 motors with 3.5 - 4" propellers
  • ESC: 20-30A
  • Servos: 9-12g
  • Foam-Tac and hot glue. 
  • Lots of LEDs! 
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