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Combat Gremlin (RTF)
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    Item Number 889101
    Quantity 1
    Asking Price USD $99.00
    Placed 12/19/2012 1:12:14 PM
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    Transaction Details
    Item Location:
    Manalapan, NJ USA
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    I will ship to:
    Local Pickup

    Shipping Terms:
    Buyer pays actual shipping costs to be determined at closing

    Special Shipping Instructions:
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    Payment Forms Accepted:
    Money Order ~ Cashier Check ~ PayPal

    Payment Terms:
    Payment expected within (7) business days unless prior arrangements are made.
     
    Seller Details
    Seller: stuk_at_work
    Last login: 7/17/2014 10:28:AM  

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    Average Response Time: This measurement shows how responsive the seller has been over the past 3 months. Measurements started with offers and questions placed on January 17, 2006.
    - Offers: 17.30 hours
    - Questions: 7.48 hours

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    - 113 member ratings ( 111 Good | 2 O.K )

    History:
  • Member Since Jan 2003
  • Auctions placed: 109
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  • Item Details
    Readiness:RTF Click to learn about readiness definitions like RTR or ARF etc
     
    Condition:Used Good
     
    Why Selling: Switching my combat planes to electric
     
    Willing to Trade: No

    Item Description:

    Combat Gremlin (RTF)

    For your consideration is my glow powered "Combat Gremlin".  The following description comes from RA Cores, the company currently manufacturing this kit in multiple forms.  Please visit their website for more information about this great plane!


    "The Gremlin is a unique looking yet stable plane that flies like it is on rails with the correct CG. More importantly, it is a fun plane to just take out and blast holes in the sky. While not a beginner airplane, it can be flown by anyone who is comfortable with an aileron trainer. It is a great winter snow plane since it just gets tossed into the air and doesn't need a clear footstep free section of runway. It needs no setup beyond fueling and can be put back in the car with no need for disassembling. It's a great everyday plane: toss it in the car, get a few flights at lunchtime and then head back to work. The electric option opens many more fields due to the absence of noise without any sacrifice in performance. The Gremlin is even used in pylon racing events and has been used by clubs to familiarize pylon judges with calling for their course on setup days. It might not be the only plane you fly, but it will earn its place when you are packing the car to head to the field"


    This plane is built using PVC gutter pipe for the fuselage and a (semi-?) Symmetrical 48" foam core wing.   For power, an O.S. engines 40 LA engine provides more than enough power, and for control, a JR R600 receiver on channel 42 drives two Tower Hobbies TS-53 servos on elevons and one GWS S3002 servo on throttle. Receiver/Servo. power is derived from a 600 MaH NiCad battery pack.   If for some reason you want this plane without the receiver, I would be willing to drop the price an additional $10.   I can personally attest to the fact that this plane flies like it is on rails, even in 15 -20 mph winds.  Launching is very simple; a standing, light, underhand toss is all that is required.

    Please note that the PVC "starting stand" shown in the pictures is not included as part of this auction.   This stand was built from free plans found on the "RA Cores" website from about $10 worth of PVC pipe and elbows.  If you really want the stand, I'm sure we can work out a deal, but I won't be giving it away as I will need to build another one for my other combat planes!


    There is no shipping on this plane.  Please see my "terms" below for other options.  Since I will have to meet somehow with the buyer, I am open to trades in lieu of cash.  I am looking for unbuilt full kits.  Let me know what you have any maybe we can work out a straight trade or a trade plus cash.

    This plane is available for inspection and demo.  Please contact me to make arrangements.

    I've tried my best to accurately describe this item.  If you feel I've overlooked something in my description, please ask, don't assume!
     


    Terms

     Shipping:   There is no shipping on this item. It is available for pickup in the Englishtown, or Colts Neck N.J. (flying field) areas at no charge.  I would be willing to meet the buyer at another reasonable location for round trip gas and toll expenses agreed to and paid for in advance. Contact me before you bid to get a quote!   I do occasionally drive up to Boston to visit my son.  If you are somewhere between Englishtown, NJ and Boston Mass., we might be able to work something out there too.

     Payment: PayPal,  certified and bank checks are accepted. Cash is also accepted if you are meeting me at my home or flying field.  Unless previously agreed to, payment must be received within 3 days of accepting your offer.


     Return Policy:  All sales are final. Unless otherwise stated in this item's description, no other warranties have been expressed or implied other than the item will be delivered in the condition stated above. Please, ask any questions BEFORE you bid.


    Feedback : I will gladly leave positive feedback once the same is received. I do not consider our transaction to be complete until you have received your merchandise and are satisfied. Although this item is sold as is, I have done my best to represent it as honestly as I could. If you are not satisfied for some reason, contact me before leaving feedback.
     
     
    Thanks for looking!



     
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