Tech Notice Great Planes F1 Rocket Evo ARF
Solid sport performance with speed on tap

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The F-1 Rocket EVO is modeled after a full-size "kit" plane inspired by the popular series of homebuilt RV aircraft. The model offers predictable flying characteristics and the ability to perform all popular sport aerobatics with ease. The recommended glow or electric power systems are both affordable and capable, and a colorful MonoKote trim scheme is pre-applied to this all-wood model.

  • Quick and easy assembly
  • Fiberglass cowl and wheel pants, plus installed pilot figure
  • Can be equipped with glow or electric power

prepainted fiberglass cowl
The pre-painted fiberglass cowl and wheel pants attach easily with screws.
large battery compartment
The large hatch, held in place with magnets, quickly removes to reveal a spacious interior with ample room for LiPo batteries or a fuel tank.
glow or electric power
The recommended glow or electric power systems are easy to install and both deliver outstanding performance.
F1 Rocket Evo MonoKote Covering


Stock Number
52 in (1320 mm)
44 in (1120 mm)
Wing Area
448 in² (28.9 dm²)
6-7 lb (2.7-3.1 kg)
Wing Loading
31-36oz/ft² (95-110g/dm²)
4-channel radio with minimum of 5 servos; 2-stroke .46-.55 (7-9 cc) or 4-stroke .70 (11.5 cc) glow engine, or RimFire 55 electric motor; 60A ESC; (2) 11.1V 3200mAh LiPo batteries & charger

Recommended Products

Radio Requirements:

FUTK6000 Futaba 6J 2.4GHz SFHSS Radio System
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TACJ2650 Tactic TTX650 6-Channel 2.4GHz SLT Transmitter
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TACL0624 Tactic TR624 6-Channel 2.4GHz Receiver
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FUTM0075 Futaba S9001 Coreless Servo (4-5)
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Glow Power System:

OSMG0548 O.S. Engine® 46AXII ABL Engine
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OSMG0557 O.S. 55AX ABL Engine
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BISG4046 Bisson Pitts Muffler – O.S. 40SF/46AX/50SX/55AX
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Electric Power System:

GPMG4715 ElectriFly RimFire .55 (42-60-480) Brushless Outrunner Motor
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GPMM1850 ElectriFly SS60 60A High Voltage Brushless ESC
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GPMP0871 ElectriFly 3S 11.1V 3200mAh 25C LiPo Battery (2)
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For a complete list of required items, see the instruction manual. Ask your hobby dealer for additional recommendations.