FT Explorer

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FT Explorer Assembled

The FT Explorer is a plane aimed at beginner and intermediate pilots. It has two different wing options, and can be built as either a 3 or 4 channel plane. It also makes a good FPV platform, with ample room up front for an unobstructed view. It is built using 4 sheets of Dollar Tree foam board, hot glue, and tape.

Specifications

  • Wingspan: 57"
  • CG: 2.25" (57mm) from wing leading edge
  • Weight Without Battery: 1.08lb

Hardware

Motor Mount

Control Horns

Materials

  • (4) sheets of dollar tree foam board
  • Motor: TBD
  • ESC: TBD
  • Prop: TBD, 9" max diameter
  • Servos: (4) 9 gram for 4ch version, (2) 9 gram for 3ch version
  • Hot glue
  • Packing or duct tape