The Ventus 2cx is a high performance open class (18 m) glider. We at ICARE
are very proud to offer here a (1:2.4) large scale reproduction of
this very high performance
glider. As you can see on the little video it behaves like a pussy, very docile
flying and generous in performance. It is a great ship to fly, smooth
and gentle, yet aggressive at high speed, a joy to fly.
With a span of 7.5m this 1:2.4 scale Ventus
2cx is a very fine scale ship. With the 7.5m wingspan you have a
great thermal ship that really rolls into thermals, very easy to get up.
While with the short wing tips at 6.25m you have a real aerobat, that
can do the craziest manoeuvres, imagination is the limit. This is an all
moulded model of the finest, wings are hollow moulded sandwich
technology, which uses Herex as core material.
The cockpit comes with a
instrument mushrooms and seat, add some scale details such as instruments. All that remains for the builder to do is add a scale pilot for
This glider comes
almost completely built, and ready for radio installation. Only a few hours are
required, before you go to the field. The moulded wings are made from
fibreglass and carbon
components, a carbon and glassfibre strengtheners runs through the centre
of the wings. 1200m of carbon tow are required to build the main spar. Wings
are coming with two sets of
moulded wingtips-wing extension. Airbrakes are installed and ready to
connected by the mean of a mini servo. Ailerons and flaps are hinged
ready to hook up. The high gloss, gel coated Fiberglas fuselage has
wing joiner carrying tubes installed. The cockpit comes with all main
components like the instrument mushrooms,
seats, head rests done. Canopy is fitted with scale hinges like the
A high quality shock absorbed retractable landing gear comes with
brakes and is installed
with its servo ready to work. A small package hardware and short
building instructions are completing the kit. If you would like to
large scale gliders this Ventus 2cx is a must!
Radio requirements are:
- Aero tow system:
1x standard servo.
- Ailerons: 2x high torque servo.
- Flaps: 4x high torque servo.
- Airbrakes: 2x standard servo (for size of box).
- Rudder: 1x standard servo.
- Elevator: 2x standard servo.
- Landing gear: 2x standard servo.