Whether you are going to fly in F3J competitions or want the performance experience of a top notch sailplane, the Orca X will fit the bill. The Orca was developed as a F3J competition plane and was given interchangeable wing tips which can change the Orcas wing span from 3.64 meter to 3.95 meters.This increased its versatility as well as its popularity as a excellent thermalling ship. Over the years the Orca has proven itself to be a venerable aircraft in both competition and leisure flying circles.
The construction of the Orca’s fuselage is full carbon except for the canopy area which is constructed of 2.4Ghz friendly Glass and Kevlar. The wings are made of carbon and the plug in wingtips are a glass construction with carbon spars. All flight control hinges are pre-cut with their wipers installed. The installation of the control horns and even the fuselage pushrods has been done making the Orca that much easier to fit out. The kit comes with a thorough hardware pack that includes 5 ply servo trays, wing harness wiring, 6 pin wing plugs, 4 pushrods and 6 clevis' with brass pins, 2 threaded brass solder-on push rod ends, fiberglass servo trays (you trim) and a hex key.
Manufactured in Germany utilizing the finest materials the Orca’s fit and finish are excellent as you would expect.
Comes with 493 grams (17.4oz) of brass ballast that fits into the wing joiner.