EDFmodels's RC Boeing 777 airliner
This 777 RC Airliner was manufactured as a kit by EDFmodel in 2006-10. The 777 airliner was the continued development work for EDFmodel after the 303 airliner. This model is no longer available. Unfortunately no other manufacturer makes this RC plane.
Model description -307
The RC 777 was supplied both in kit form an a custom built Almost-Ready-to-Fly model model. The 777's design was a combination of traditional construction and unique EDFmodel assembly techniques. Some good modelling experience was required.
Wingspan: 6.5 ft (1970 mm), Length 6.2 ft (1895 mm), Weight AUW 8.5 lbs (3.9kg).
Control surfaces: All moving tail plane, inboard flaps, ailerons, rudder and steerable nose wheel.
Model finish: Airliner decals could be selected from existing graphic designs or a standard white configuration.
Retractable wheels: DSR-46 retractable undercarriage set with controller. Nose doors open and close.
Flaps: Inboard type flaps .
Lights: 2 x Red fuselage strobes lights, 2 x Wing landing lights, 2 x Wing tip Green/Red lights
Hardware: 2 x Typhoon 600-33 brushless motors in parallel, 2 x 50 Amp speed controllers such as the Com Pro TMM 5024-3 OPTO, 2 x WeMoTec Midi fans (90 mm), 1 x lights and controller, 2 x Hitec HS-45HB (aileron), 1 x Hitec HS-85MG sub micro servos (elevator), 1 x Hitec HS-56HB feather standard servos (retracts),DSR-60 retractable undercarriage set.
Power setup: A total of 7s1p using two separate 3s1p and 4s1p 3300 mAh 20-30C (50 bursts) batteries in series.The power setup of the 777 was excellent with a high thrust-to-weight ratio producing short take-offs.
RC 777 airliner video
Composite of several 777 EDF RC airliner models.
777 EDF RC airliner maiden flight.