Fusion 550 from Blade

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Built on nearly two decades of Blade helicopter engineering and development experience, and based on the extremely popular Fusion 480 and stretch kit, the Blade Fusion 550 packs a variety of high-quality and high-performance features into a rugged and reliable helicopter that's ready to rip up the skies. The lightweight yet extremely durable carbon fiber and aluminum airframe design features many factory-finished assemblies so it assembles quickly – in less than half the time of typical kits – plus it's easy to maintain and repair. The Optimized Servo Geometry provides precise and responsive control from hovering to sport flying, and from basic to all-out 3D aerobatics. The quiet helical main gear is driven by the included 4320-1180Kv brushless outrunner motor that delivers incredible torque and performance with popular 6S 4000–5000mAh LiPo batteries. A belt-driven tail assembly featuring carbon fiber and aluminum construction ensures locked-in tail performance on every flight.

Features:

  • Also available in a money-saving "Super Combo" including top-of-the-line Spektrum servos, a flight controller, receiver, plus a Smart ESC
  • Based on the extremely popular Fusion 480 and stretch kit for a perfect fusion of convenience and performance
  • Quick Build Kit with factory-finished assemblies so it can be ready to fly in less than half the time of typical kits
  • Includes the longer boom, belt, plus carbon fiber 550mm main rotor and 95mm tail rotor blades
  • Lightweight yet extremely stiff and durable carbon fiber and aluminum airframe design
  • High-strength steel 10mm main shaft and 8mm spindle with metal head components
  • Efficient helical main gear paired with a steel pinion for quiet and reliable performance
  • Includes a 4320-1180Kv brushless outrunner motor that delivers incredible torque and power
  • Compatible with popular and common 6S 4000–5000mAh 30+C LiPo batteries
  • Oversized 25mm diameter tail boom eliminates the need for boom supports
  • 6mm wide belt for the driven tail featuring adjustable tension
  • High-strength steel 5mm tail shaft paired with a metal bell crank and grips
  • Carbon fiber and aluminum tail case with a metal tail drive pulley
  • 5mm diameter carbon fiber tail pushrod for precise tail control
  • Fits standard-sized servos for cyclic and tail control
  • Exclusive Optimized Servo Geometry for precise and responsive control

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Wingspan: 1245mm (49 in)
Length: 1245mm (49 in)

Weight: 3050 g (6.7 lbs)
Canopy/Body Material Fiberglass
Product Weight 6.72Lb (3050g) with Recommended Battery
Channels 6
Main Rotor Blade Length 21.65" (550 mm)
Speed Control Sold Separately
Power Type Electric
Servos Sold Separately
Swashplate Type 120 Degree CCPM
Main Motor Type Brushless
Main Rotor Head Type Collective Pitch Flybarless
Product Width 7.4" (188 mm)
Tail Rotor Diameter 9.84" (250 mm)
Gear Ratio 9.33
Main Frame Material Carbon Fiber
Motor Size 4320-1180Kv 10 Pole
Product Length 42.52" (1080 mm)
Pinion 12T
Tail Drive Belt Drive
Main Blade Material Carbon Fiber
Main Rotor Diameter 49.01" (1245 mm)
Product Height 12.59" (320 mm)
Tail Blade Material Carbon Fiber
Tail Rotor Blade Length 3.74" (95 mm)
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