is the first radio-controlled, flapping-wing aircraft kit
with a sleek fiberglass fuselage and modular gear unit. The
Crossbow RC ornithopter has a unique, high-efficiency wing
design, giving it excellent performance in flapping and gliding
flight. The Crossbow's 68 inch wingspan is the same as a turkey
vulture or osprey, making this RC bird look awesome in the
Crossbow RC ornithopter (flapping-wing aircraft) was designed
for efficient flight.
The pre-sewn fabric wing has a rounded leading edge and cambered
earlier RC ornithopters that had an unreliable "glide
lock" mechanism, the Crossbow RC ornithopter will glide
every time you cut the throttle.
Crossbow RC ornithopter kit does require assembly. You can
tell people you built it yourself. It comes with a detailed
and clearly illustrated instruction manual. The Crossbow RC
ornithopter is recommended for those who have some prior experience
building RC planes, and experience flying with ailerons. The
Crossbow RC bird kit is made in America.
a 2000mAh, 7.4 volt lithium battery, a 10 amp brushless ESC,
and an RC system with two Hitec HS-55 servos or similar. The
AXI brushless motor is now included in the kit!
RC Ornithopter - $469.95