Apprentice Stol S from hobbyzone


he HobbyZone Apprentice STOL S 700mm has been scaled down from some of the most popular trainer aircraft ever designed to make learning to fly radio-controlled (RC) airplanes easy and fun! Its ultra-micro size makes it the perfect choice for a smaller trainer model that can be flown in large yards, parks, soccer fields, football fields and other suitable spaces where larger models can't typically be flown successfully by first-time pilots. Featuring a more "traditional" trainer design, it's also been optimized to offer STOL (Short Take Off and Landing) capabilities like the iconic E-flite® Timber® series models. The brushless power system is compatible with common and affordable 2S 300mAh batteries, and also gives it the power to fly in wind that other ultra-micro and mini-class trainer models can't typically handle (up to 5 mph). That power, combined with the taildragger landing gear and oversized tires, gives it the ability to take off almost immediately from paved, dirt, gravel, and even the grass surfaces found at many parks and sports fields. The advanced EPO construction is lightweight yet incredibly durable, and the removable wing makes transport, storage, and replacement as convenient as possible. Full 4-channel control plus SAFE (Sensor Assisted Flight Envelope) technology with Beginner, Intermediate and Experienced flight modes makes it easy to learn to fly successfully and to advance into performing aerobatics including loops, rolls, and even inverted (upside down) flight at the flip of a switch!


  • Scaled down from one of the best platforms ever designed for learning to fly radio controlled (RC) airplanes—the Apprentice 1.5m—to fly in more places and smaller spaces
  • The most capable, durable, and easiest-to-fly ultra-micro trainer for first-time pilots & experienced pilots who teach others to fly
  • Ready for use with your compatible Spektrum DSMX or SLT equipped transmitter, battery and charger (sold separately)
  • Mostly factory assembled and nearly ready to fly right out of the box
  • Equipped with exclusive SAFE® technology that helps prevent crashes and makes it easy to learn how to fly
  • Beginner, Intermediate and Experienced flight modes you can easily change between at the flip of a switch
  • Panic Recovery mode activates at the push of a button to prevent loss of control and crashes
  • Dual-protocol Spektrum DSMX and SLT compatible receiver
  • Full 4-channel control for training to full aerobatic flight capability
  • Capable of aerobatic maneuvers including loops, rolls and upside down (inverted) flight
  • Powerful and efficient brushless motor for easy operation and excellent performance even in winds up to 5 mph
  • Steerable tailwheel plus oversized tires for the ability to taxi, take off and land on a variety of surfaces
  • Designed to offer STOL (Short Take Off and Landing) capabilities on most typical grass and other surfaces
  • Quick and easy to install/remove/replace wing secured with convenient thumbscrews
  • Lightweight yet extremely durable EPO construction perfect for first-time pilots
  • Ultra-micro sized to fly in large yards, parks, at sports fields and beyond
  • No FAA registration required (under the 250-gram weight limit)
  • Full line of replacement/spare parts available
  • Practice flying this aircraft in the RealFlight® simulator



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Wingspan: 700mm (27.6 in)
Length: 490mm (19.3 in)

Weight: 157 g (5.5 oz)
LiPo Compatibility 2S
Recommended Motor Battery 7.4V 300mAh 2S 30C LiPo Battery with PH Connector
Power Type Electric
Wingspan 700 mm (27.56")
Material EPO
Motor Size 1810-2000Kv 12-Pole
Product Weight 157 g (5.5oz) with Recommended Battery
Product Length 490 mm (19.29")
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