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EAA Young Eagles Build and Fly Program

EAA Young Eagles Build and Fly Supplementary Kit

EAA is pleased to announce that the Young Eagle Build and Fly Program has inspired many chapters to keep the youth engaged in aviation. So by popular demand EAA is now offering a Young Eagle Build and Fly Supplementary Kit. This kit is only offered to chapters that have already participated in the Program Kit and want to keep the program going. This kit will include the main components to build a second eKadet LT-40 excluding any tools. The introductory kit is significantly supplemented in cost and materials thanks to the generous support provided by SIG Manufacturing and Horizon Hobbies.

Requirement – Chapter must have participated in the initial Young Eagles Build and Fly Program.

Supplementary Kit contents:

SIG Components

  • SIG electric-powered eKadet LT-40 kit
  • Velcro to mount battery pack
  • #67 rubber bands
  • Thin CA glue (4 oz)
  • Medium CA glue (2 oz)
  • CA glue tips for above
  • De-bonder for above
  • Epoxy glue, 5-minute
  • Epoxy glue, 2-3 hour
  • Wood glue Titebond type 8 ounce
  • CA Accelerator / Kicker

Horizon Components

  • Motor – E-Flite Power 46
  • Power Regulator – Spektrum Smart Avian 60 Amp ESC
  • Propeller – APC 13X8 Thin Electric Prop
  • Batteries – Li-Po Battery pack for above (2)
  • Li-Po charge sack (battery charging sack)
  • Servos (3)
  • 3 rolls of white covering material

Total cost of the Supplementary Kit: $400

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