Designed by revolutionary aerobatic plane designer Curtis Pitts, the Pitts S-2B was one of the many variations of the S1 and S2 aerobatic biplanes. During the 1960s and 1970s, the Pitts biplanes were a major force during world aerobatic competitions. Still flying around the world, the Pitts S-2B is an air show mainstay and crowd-favorite. The Hangar 9® Pitts S-2B 50-60cc ARF brings this aerobatic showstopper to life in a classic-scale scale platform with true scale proportions.
- Combo includes DLE-60cc Twin Gas Engine with Electronic Ignition and Muffler
- Officially licensed scale replica of Aviat Aircraft Pitts S-2B aerobatic airplane
- Constructed with lightweight balsa and plywood for a rigid and strong airframe
- Iconic Pitts design featuring scale scheme by airshow pilot Rich Goodwin
- Multiple quick release hatches allows for easy access to fuel equipment and electronics
- Fully-painted fiberglass cowl
- Clear canopy hatch with dual spring latches
- Quad aileron servos for precise control and aerobatic agility
- Double-beveled tail (elevator/rudder) control surfaces for maximum control deflection
- Heavy duty spring tailwheel assembly
- Easy to maintain, genuine UltraCote film covering
- High-quality hardware includes heavy-duty ball connectors
- Cockpit details include dash panels for realistic appeal
- Included engine templates for easy installation of recommended power choices
- Matching red spinner included
For the sport, scale, and aerobatic pilot, the new officially-licensed Hangar 9® giant-scale Pitts 50-60cc delivers on a classic-scale aerobatic platform with true scale proportions, ease of assembly and impressive flight performance. Featuring scale details typically not found on other ARF aircraft, the incredible recreation has outstanding flying characteristics that Hangar 9 is known for around the world. Constructed with lightweight balsa and plywood for a rigid and strong airframe, it features multiple quick release hatches allowing for easy access to fuel equipment and electronics. The biplane exhibits an iconic scale scheme by airshow pilot Rich Goodwin, quad aileron servos for precise control and aerobatic agility, and so much more. It will perform extreme aerobatics just like its full-scale inspiration using your choice of gas or brushless electric power options. It comes out of the box with a level of scale fidelity that truly sets it apart from the rest. No matter how you fly, the Hangar 9® giant-scale Pitts S-2B ARF delivers incredible thrills at the flying field.
Distinctive Subject Matter
The Pitts S-2B ARF is an officially-licensed model in our line of 50cc-60cc giant scale aerobats. This giant-scale Hangar 9 replica is every bit the stunner its full-scale inspiration is.
Laser-cut, lightweight balsa and plywood construction is utilized to bring the Pitts S-2B to life as a durable scale model that's expertly built to exacting standards.
Power It The Way You Want It
The Pitts S-2B is designed to accept a DLE 60 twin cylinder gas engine and other popular 2-stroke gasoline engines. All hardware for the recommended power system options is included so assembly is easy and so you can get in the air faster. The included spinner makes it easy to complete the scale outline.
The biplane is specifically designed for intermediate to advanced giant-scale pilots of all interests: sport, scale and aerobatics.
DLE-60cc Twin Gas Engine
This combo includes the DLE-60cc Twin Gas Engine. Engine features include:
- Horizontally opposed twin cylinders for low vibration operation
- Aluminum alloy crankcase
- Electronic ignition for simpler starts, higher performance and minimal RF noise
- Engine includes electronic ignition, spark plugs and mufflers