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Shoestring 15e ARF

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Required to Complete

- 4+ channel Transmitter and Receiver radio system
- (2) Micro servos
- (2) Mini servos
- Motor
- ESC
- Flight battery
- Propeller
- Spinner

Manuals

Fly for sport, race to win!

At home as a sport flyer or a serious racer, the E-flite Shoestring 15e EF1 Racer is built for performance. This electric sportster is NMPRA-legal for EF1-class pylon racing competition, by adding the E-flite Power 25 BL 1250Kv Outrunner motor, 60A brushless ESC, and 4S 2500mAh 14.8V 30C Li-Po battery. The spirited speedster is a mid-wing design constructed of lightweight balsa and plywood, with a low parts count that makes this ARF exceptionally easy to assemble. Adding to its great looks are the one-piece fiberglass cowl and included pilot figure, plus easy access through the secure battery hatch. Fulfill your need for speed with the E-flite Shoestring 15e EF1 Racer!

Features

  • Equally at home as a sport flyer, or even faster racer
  • NMPRA-legal for EF1-class pylon racing competition
  • Easy-access magnetic top-hatch to change battery and access electronics
  • Low parts count for quick assembly and easy transport
  • Pilot included for added realism
  • Lightweight balsa and plywood construction
  • Genuine UltraCote trim scheme
  • Two-piece plug-in wing for easy transport
  • Painted one-piece fiberglass cowl

Specifications

Wingspan:
50.5 in (128 cm)
Overall Length:
38.3 in (97.3 cm)
Wing Area:
375 sq in (24.2 sq dm)
Flying Weight:
44.1 - 49.4 oz (1250 - 1400 g) without Battery; 54.5 - 56.0 oz (1550-1590 g) with Battery
Motor Size:
Power 15 - Power 25
Radio:
4 channels minimum
Servos:
2 mini servos, 2 thin wing servos
Trim Scheme Colors:
Bright Yellow (U872), Sky Blue (U875), Midnight Blue (U885)
CG (center of gravity):
2-3/8 in (60mm) back from the leading edge at fuselage
Wing Loading:
20.9 oz/sq ft
Prop Size:
Power 15: 10 x 10E (3S); Power 25: 8 x 8E (4S)
Spinner Size:
1-1/2 in (38mm)
Speed Control :
Power 15: 40A; Power 25: 60A
Recommended Battery:
3S - 4S (4S with Power 25 only)
Minimum Age Recommendation:
14 years
Experience Level:
Intermediate
Recommended Environment:
Outdoor
Assembly Time:
5-7 Hours
Is Assembly Required:
Yes

Parts & Accessories

Completion Guides Recommended Radio Equipment   (See All)

  • DS390 Digital Precision Micro Metal Gear Servo

  • Heavy-Duty Servo Extension 6"

  • AR6210 6-Channel DSMX Receiver

  • ***REORD SPMR8810

Completion Guides Racing Power Setup   (See All)

  • Thin Electric Propeller, 8 x 8

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

  • 2500mAh 4S 14.8V 30C LiPo, 12AWG EC3

  • Power 25 BL Outrunner Motor, 1250Kv

Completion Guides Sport Power Setup   (See All)

  • Thin Electric Propeller, 10 x 10E

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

  • 3200mAh 3S 11.1V 30C LiPo, 12AWG EC3

  • Power 15 Brushless Outrunner Motor, 950Kv

Completion Guides Building Supplies   (See All)

  • Hook and Loop Battery Strap: B450, B400

  • Hook & Loop Mounting Material

  • ZAP A Gap CA+ Glue, 1 oz

  • ZAP CA Glue, 1 oz

Parts Listing   (See All)

  • Fuselage with Hatch: Shoestring 15 ARF

  • Main Wing Set with/Ail: Shoestring 15 ARF

  • Tail Set: Shoestring 15 ARF

  • 2.0mm Landing Gear with Axle: Shoestring 15 ARF

Optional Accessories   (See All)

  • Power Meter

  • Celectra 80W AC/DC Multi-Chemistry Battery Charger

  • 1.50" Aluminum Bullet Spinner w/ 4 & 5mm Collet

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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
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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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