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Electric Sailplanes - Top Model 3

Written by Hayden Daley - 05 February, 2024.

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TOP Model Bliss Evo Classic 1.97m Electric Thermal Sailplane, Red/Oralight White

TOP Model Bliss Evo Classic 1.97m Electric Thermal Sailplane is made for sports thermal flying. It is a three-piece wing and tailplane made in a balsa framework with a spar made of carbon tubes and a fiberglass fuselage and The canopy. It is covered with Oracover® in a Red/Oralight White colour scheme. Aileron, elevator, rudder and motor control.

 

Features

 

Electric sailplane for sports flying

Many expert pilots will be particularly surprised by its excellent flight qualities, given the thin wing airfoil and lightweight

Ideal for thermal flight. The recommended drive allows for steep climbs and the large area length provides calm and steady gliding

Large control surfaces make the model very maneuverable

 

Product Information

 

What's in the box?

Fuselage: white gel-coated fiberglass pod with the nose cut to Ø 30mm + fiberglass tail boom

Canopy: gel-coated fiberglass

Three-piece wing is made in a balsa framework with a wing joiner and wing spar made of carbon tube and covered with Oracover®

Tailplane is made in a balsa framework with a carbon girder and covered with Oracover® 

Vinyl CNC cut stickers

Top quality accessories (servo covers, servo mounts, rods, ending ties, wing joiner, control horns, fiberglass motor mount, tape for sticking flaps, plywood servo mount to the tail)

Complete assembly manual with step-by-step illustrations

 

Specs

 

Wingspan

1970 mm

Length

1155 mm

Flight Weight

0.7 - 0.85kg

Wing Area

35.8 dm2

Wing Loading

21-23.7 g/dm

Profil

MH 32MOD

Controlled Functions

Motor, Ailerons, Elevator, Rudder

 

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TOP Model Meteor 1.95m Electric Sailplane, Red/Blue

 

Features

 

Can be used for flying RCEO and RCE7 categories

Closely related to other popular TOP Models Avia and Prelude

Thin airfoil

Lightweight construction

Light fuselage moulded in white tinted epoxy fiberglass

Two piece wing is made of a  balsa framework with wing joiner, leading edges and wing spar made of carbon and covered with transparent Ultracote

Tailplane are made from a balsa framework with a carbon spar and leading edges and covered with transparent Ultracote

Top quality accessories and decal sheet

Complete assembly manual with step by step illustrations

 

Product Information

 

The Meteor is a very efficient ARF 2 metre thermal electric glider for sport and competition flying in the two-metre category. It is also possible to use this model in the European RCEO and RCE7 categories.

Expert pilots will be surprised by its excellent flight qualities, given the thin wing airfoil and lightweight construction. Thanks to the large wing area, this model has very smooth flight characteristics. There are several possibilities for mixing the flap functions (high-performance thermal soaring, spot landing etc.). The model also features a carbon fibre wing spar that provides the wing with plenty of strength and stiffness. It has ailerons, flaps, rudder, elevator and motor/ESC controls. The lightweight epoxy fibreglass fuselage is finished in a white gel-coat finish. Hand made in the Czech Republic.

 

Specs

 

Wingspan

1950mm

Length

1340mm

Weight

1.25 - 1.35kg

Wing Area

37.2 dm2

Wing Loading

33.6 - 36.3 g/dm2

Controlled Functions

Ailerons, Flaps, Elevator, Rudder, Motor

Wing Profile

 

MH 32MOD

 

 

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TOP Model Prelude 2.5m Electric Sailplane, Yellow/Purple

 

Features

Light fuselage moulded in white tinted epoxy fiberglass

Two piece wing is made of a balsa framework with wing joiner, leading edges and wing spar made of carbon and covered with transparent Ultracote

Tailplanes are made of a balsa framework with carbon spar and leading edges and covered with transparent Ultracote

Top quality accessories and decal sheet

Complete assembly manual with step by step illustrations

 

Product Information

The TOP Model Prelude is an ARF intermediate level competition electric thermal glider of 2500mm span  with aileron, flap, rudder, elevator and motor controls.

Many expert pilots will be surprised by its excellent flight qualities, due to the thin modified MH32 wing airfoil and low flying weight of around 1300g.
There are several possibilities on how you can mix the functions of the flaps and ailerons (high performance thermal soaring, spot landing etc.).
The wing spar is from carbon fibre giving the wing enough strength and stiffness.

The model is designed and manufactured in the Czech Republic. 

 

 

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TOP Model Avia 2.5m Electric Sailplane, Red/Yellow

 

Features

 

Light fuselage moulded in white tinted epoxy fibreglass

Two-piece wing is made in a balsa framework with a wing joiner and wing spar made of carbon tube and covered with Ultracote

Tailplanes are made in a balsa framework with carbon girder and covered with Ultracote

Top-quality accessories and decal sheet

Complete assembly manual with step-by-step illustrations

 

Product Information

 

The Top Model Avia is a high-performance ARF 2.5 metre electric thermal V tail glider. The fuselage is moulded in white epoxy fibreglass. The 2 piece wing is a carbon-reinforced balsa structure covered in transparent red & yellow Ultracote. The model features ailerons, flaps, v tail and motor control. Many expert pilots will be particularly surprised by its excellent flight qualities, given the thin wing airfoil and light flying weight. There are several possibilities on how to mix the functions of the flaps (high-performance thermal soaring, spot landing etc.). The wing spar from carbon fibre is giving the wing plenty of strength and stiffness.

The model is designed and manufactured in the Czech Republic.

 

Specs

 

Wingspan

2500 mm

Length

1310 mm

Flight Weight

1.1 - 1.3kg

Wing Area

46dm2

Wing Loading

23.9 - 28.3 g/dm2

Airfoil

MH 32MOD

Controlled Functions

Motor, ailerons, flaps, V-tail

Skill Level

Intermediate

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TOP Model Nike EVO 1.7m Hotliner, White/Red

 

Features

Fuselage and winglets: epoxy fibreglass with white gelcoat

The wings are made of balsa-covered polystyrene and covered with Ultracote and the ailerons are finished

Horizontal tailplane: balsa framework covered with Ultracote

An exclusive stabiliser tilt mechanism

Top quality accessories

Complete assembly manual with step-by-step illustrations

 

Product Information

The TOP Model NIKE Evo is an electric hotliner sailplane for sport and leisure flyers.

A nice looking performance glider that likes to fly fast and perform aerobatics. Nevertheless its lightness and MH32 profile make it a model that is equally at home riding the thermals.
 

Designed for those of you who are looking for a good multipurpose electric glider, that also works well on the slope

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