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J-3 Cub 450

[EFL3010]

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Required to Complete

- 4+ channel transmitter and receiver radio system
- Motor
- Speed controller
- Flight battery
- (4) sub-micro servos
- Propeller
- Charger for flight battery

Manuals

Set-Ups

The E-flite® J-3 Cub 450 ARF airplane is the perfect scale model for small-field flying or making a quick flight at the local park as satisfying as possible. No other airplane has touched more pilots or better demonstrated that flight itself is an unequivocal expression of freedom than the J-3 Cub. Its practical design not only made it versatile, but more importantly, it made it a pure joy to fly. E-flite captures the Cub spirit in a lightweight all-wood structure that authentically replicates the character and distinctive outline of what the designer envisioned as the airplane for everyone.

From the richness of its traditional construction, to the authentic sheen of its UltraCote® finish and balloon-shape wheels, the E-flite J-3 Cub 450 ARF delivers a great-looking scale model the casual flier to expert scale critic will appreciate. The recommended E-flite power system was designed around popular and economical 3S Li-Po batteries to provide long, lazy flights or one wheel touch and go's.

Features

  • True-to-scale proportions
  • Laser-cut balsa and plywood construction
  • Genuine Hangar 9® UltraCote® covering finish
  • Factory-built airframe with quality hardware package
  • Ready-to-mount an E-flite® Park 450 or Park 480 motor
  • Pre-painted fiberglass cowling with accurate engine detail
  • Cross-brace and instrument panel cockpit detail
  • Internal servo mounting maintains scale integrity
  • Pre-cut clear plastic windshield and pre-formed side windows
  • Authentic Cub wheels and finished wire landing gear
  • Large magnetic battery hatch
  • Steerable tailwheel

Specifications

Wingspan:
51.0 in (1300mm)
Overall Length:
32.9 in (835mm)
Wing Area:
374 sq in (24.1 sq dm)
Flying Weight:
33.2-35.5 oz (940-1005 g)
Motor Size:
Park 450-480 brushless outrunner
Radio:
4+ channel radio system
Servos:
(4) digital sub-micro servos
Trim Scheme Colors:
UltraCote Cub Yellow (U884), Black (U874)
CG (center of gravity):
1-3/8 to 1-3/4 in (35-45mm) back from the leading edge of wing
Prop Size:
10 x 7 - 12 x 6
Speed Control :
30-amp brushless
Recommended Battery:
11.1V 3S 1800-2200mAh LiPo
Flaps:
No
Retracts:
No
Control Throw (Ailerons):
Low: 7/16 in (11mm) up, 5/16 in (9mm) down; High: 9/16 in (14mm) up, 1/2 in (12mm) down
Control Throw (Elevator):
Low: 5/8 in (15mm) up/down; High: 3/4 in (20mm) up/down
Control Throw (Rudder):
Low: 5/8 in (15mm) right/left; High: 3/4 in (20mm) right/left
Minimum Age Recommendation:
14 years
Experience Level:
Intermediate
Recommended Environment:
Outdoor
Assembly Time:
3-5 Hours
Is Assembly Required:
Yes

Parts & Accessories

Completion Guides Required Electronics and Common Accessories   (See All)

  • 7.6-Gram DS76 Digital Sub-Micro Servo

  • 6" Extension, Lightweight

  • 9" Extension, Lightweight

  • 3" Y-Harness, Lightweight

Completion Guides Recommended Sport Brushless Outrunner Setup    (See All)

  • Electric Propeller,10 x 7E

  • Passport UltraForce 200W AC/DC Charger

  • 30-Amp Pro Switch-Mode BEC Brushless ESC (V2)

  • 1800mAh 3S 11.1V 30C LiPo,13AWG EC3

Completion Guides Recommended High Power Brushless Outrunner Setup   (See All)

  • Thin ELEC Propeller 12x6E

  • Passport UltraForce 200W AC/DC Charger

  • 40-Amp Lite Pro Switch-Mode BEC Brushless ESC (V2)

  • 2200mAh 3S 11.1V 30C LiPo, 13AWG EC3

Parts Listing   (See All)

  • Fuselage: J-3 Cub 450

  • Wing Set: J-3 Cub 450

  • Tail Set: J-3 Cub 450

  • Landing Gear: J-3 Cub 450

Optional Accessories   (See All)

  • Passport UltraForce 200W AC/DC Charger

  • Power Meter

  • 1/9 Civilian Pilot, Blue

  • ZAP A Gap CA+ Glue, 1/2 oz

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Warranty

1 Authorized Warranty Period (Date of Purchase)

What this Warranty Covers 
Horizon Hobby, Inc., (Horizon) warrants to the original purchaser that the product purchased (the "Product") will be free from defects in materials and workmanship at the date of purchase.

2 Authorized Limited Warranty & Limits of Liability International

What is Not Covered
This warranty is not transferable and does not cover (i) cosmetic damage, (ii) damage due to acts of God, accident, misuse, abuse, negligence, commercial use, or due to improper use, installation, operation or maintenance, (iii) modification of or to any part of the Product, (iv) attempted service by anyone other than a Horizon Hobby authorized service center, (v) Product not purchased from an authorized Horizon dealer, or (vi) Product not compliant with applicable technical regulations.

OTHER THAN THE EXPRESS WARRANTY ABOVE, HORIZON MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE PURCHASER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THEY ALONE HAVE DETERMINED THAT THE PRODUCT WILL SUITABLY MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE PURCHASER’S INTENDED USE.

Purchaser’s Remedy
Horizon’s sole obligation and purchaser’s sole and exclusive remedy shall be that Horizon will, at its option, either (i) service, or (ii) replace, any Product determined by Horizon to be defective. Horizon reserves the right to inspect any and all Product(s) involved in a warranty claim. Service or replacement decisions are at the sole discretion of Horizon. Proof of purchase is required for all warranty claims. SERVICE OR REPLACEMENT AS PROVIDED UNDER THIS WARRANTY IS THE PURCHASER’S SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY.

Limitation of Liability
HORIZON SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOSS OF PROFITS OR PRODUCTION OR COMMERCIAL LOSS IN ANY WAY, REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, EVEN IF HORIZON HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. Further, in no event shall the liability of Horizon exceed the individual price of the Product on which liability is asserted. As Horizon has no control over use, setup, final assembly, modification or misuse, no liability shall be assumed nor accepted for any resulting damage or injury. By the act of use, setup or assembly, the user accepts all resulting liability. If you as the purchaser or user are not prepared to accept the liability associated with the use of the Product, purchaser is advised to return the Product immediately in new and unused condition to the place of purchase.

Law
These terms are governed by Illinois law (without regard to conflict of law principals). This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may also have other rights which vary from state to state. Horizon reserves the right to change or modify this warranty at any time without notice.


WARRANTY SERVICES

Questions, Assistance, and Services
Your local hobby store and/or place of purchase cannot provide warranty support or service. Once assembly, setup or use of the Product has been started, you must contact your local distributor or Horizon directly. This will enable Horizon to better answer your questions and service you in the event that you may need any assistance. For questions or assistance, please visit our website at www.horizonhobby.com, submit a Product Support Inquiry, or call 877.504.0233 toll free to speak to a Product Support representative.

Inspection or Services
If this Product needs to be inspected or serviced and is compliant in the country you live and use the Product in, please use the Horizon Online Service Request submission process found on our website or call Horizon to obtain a Return Merchandise Authorization (RMA) number. Pack the Product securely using a shipping carton. Please note that original boxes may be included, but are not designed to withstand the rigors of shipping without additional protection. Ship via a carrier that provides tracking and insurance for lost or damaged parcels, as Horizon is not responsible for merchandise until it arrives and is accepted at our facility. An Online Service Request is available at http://www.horizonhobby.com/content/_service-center_render-service-center. If you do not have internet access, please contact Horizon Product Support to obtain a RMA number along with instructions for submitting your product for service. When calling Horizon, you will be asked to provide your complete name, street address, email address and phone number where you can be reached during business hours. When sending product into Horizon, please include your RMA number, a list of the included items, and a brief summary of the problem. A copy of your original sales receipt must be included for warranty consideration. Be sure your name, address, and RMA number are clearly written on the outside of the shipping carton.
NOTICE: Do not ship LiPo batteries to Horizon. If you have any issue with a LiPo battery, please contact the appropriate Horizon Product Support office.

Warranty Requirements
For Warranty consideration, you must include your original sales receipt verifying the proof-of-purchase date. Provided warranty conditions have been met, your Product will be serviced or replaced free of charge. Service or replacement decisions are at the sole discretion of Horizon.

Non-Warranty Service
Should your service not be covered by warranty, service will be completed and payment will be required without notification or estimate of the expense unless the expense exceeds 50% of the retail purchase cost. By submitting the item for service you are agreeing to payment of the service without notification. Service estimates are available upon request. You must include this request with your item submitted for service. Non-warranty service estimates will be billed a minimum of ½ hour of labor. In addition you will be billed for return freight. Horizon accepts money orders and cashier’s checks, as well as Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover cards. By submitting any item to Horizon for service, you are agreeing to Horizon’s Terms and Conditions found on our website http://www.horizonhobby.com/content/_service-center_render-service-center.

ATTENTION: Horizon service is limited to Product compliant in the country of use and ownership. If received, a non-compliant Product will not be serviced. Further, the sender will be responsible for arranging return shipment of the un-serviced Product, through a carrier of the sender’s choice and at the sender’s expense. Horizon will hold non-compliant Product for a period of 60 days from notification, after which it will be discarded.

United States:
Electronics and engines requiring inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address:

Horizon Service Center
4105 Fieldstone Road
Champaign, Illinois 61822

All other Products requiring warranty inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address:

Horizon Product Support
4105 Fieldstone Road
Champaign, Illinois 61822


Please call 877-504-0233 or e-mail us at productsupport@horizonhobby.com with any questions or concerns regarding this product or warranty.

United Kingdom:
Electronics and engines requiring inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address:

Horizon Hobby Limited 
Units 1-4 Ployters Rd
Staple Tye
Harlow, Essex
CM18 7NS
United Kingdom

Please call +44 (0) 1279 641 097 or e-mail us at sales@horizonhobby.co.uk with any questions or concerns regarding this product or warranty.

Germany:
Electronics and engines requiring inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address:

Horizon Technischer Service
Christian-Junge-Strasse 1
25337 Elmshorn
Germany

Please call +(0) 49 4121 2655 100 or e-mail us at
service@horizonhobby.de with any questions or concerns regarding this product or warranty.

France:
Electronics and engines requiring inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address:

Horizon Hobby SAS
11 Rue Georges Charpak
77127 LIEUSAINT

Please call +33 (0) 1 60 18 34 90 or e-mail us at
infofrance@horizonhobby.com with any questions or concerns regarding this product or warranty.

China:                                                                                           Electronics and engines requiring inspection or repair should be shipped to the following address:

Horizon Hobby – China
Room 506, No. 97 Changshou Rd.
Shanghai, China 200060

Please call +86 (021) 5180 9868 or email us at info@horizonhobby.com.cn with any questions or concerns regarding this product or warranty.

 



 

Modified: 11/13/2012

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