Hangar 9 Cub Crafters Carbon Cub FX3, 100cc ARF, HAN5280

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The brand new Hangar 9 Carbon Cub FX-3 100-200cc is one for the giant scale pilot as it’s the largest Cub ever created. It is one of the largest in the giant RC plane market to feature both incredible flight performance, and, brilliant scale detail that you’ve come to expect from Hangar 9. 

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  • Constructed with specialist precision using laser-cut, lightweight plywood and balsa
  • Easily accessible fuel system and engine through two piece fibreglass cowl
  • Aluminium wheel hubs fitted with huge 21.5cm tyres for smooth landings on all surfaces
  • STOL capable with operational flaps
  • Functional high-density navigation and LED landing lights that are 3S LiPo compatible
  • Designed to be fitted with 100-200cc fuel engines
  • Fully functional tail flying wires
  • Remove stabilizer by taking out only 6 screws
  • Side double doors that a fully functional and have alloy handle and working lock mechanism
  • Scale suspension system with metal shock struts and sprung landing gear
  • Save on built time with pre-hinged, scale type flap hinges and aileron
  • Scale detailed dash panel and seats in the cockpit
  • Airfoil-shaped wing struts are folding and have matching paint finish
  • Operational tow release is an optional addition
  • Easily transport and assemble with two-piece plug in wings
  • Exhaust tunnel is built in and supports a range of pipe and canister options
  • Super scale tail wheel assembly that is heavy duty and includes a tail wheel
  • Hangar 9 UltraCote film covering
  • Motor and engine mounting hardware included in the complete hardware kit
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CubCrafters Carbon Cub FX-3 from Hangar 9

Hangar 9 RC Plane

RC model aviation and full-scale pilots all agree that the Cub is an all-time classic. The design versatility and flying characteristics are considered a benchmark against which most new aircraft are compared to. The Hangar 9 Carbon Cub FX-3 100-200cc is the latest in the Carbon Cub RC plane series and features a high-speed propeller and an all-new engine in a superb scale detailed lightweight platform. With the giant scale pilot firmly in mind, Hangar 9 are proud to bring you the most modern and largest ARF Cub that it has ever produced.

Legacy redefined 

The massive Hangar 9 Carbon Cub FX-3 100-200cc features a wingspan over 4 metres but is designed to be practical enough to be an everyday flyer. For easy transportation and set-up, this Carbon Cub comes with a two-piece wing set with folding wing struts and removable stabs. The Hangar 9 Carbon Cub FX-3 100-200cc features many scale details that include cockpit panel and seating, tow release, sprung undercarriage using a durable machined damper featuring heavy-duty springs, impressive tail wheel assembly plus more making it a real head-turner. Taking the bounce out of tough terrain are the 21.5cm tyres fitted to aluminium hubs for great shock absorption.

CubCrafters Carbon Cub FX-3 replica

Featuring 3S LiPo compatible navigation and LED landing lights and easily accessible fuel system and engine by way of the two-piece fibreglass cowl you can easily imagine the realism that presents when the Hangar 9 Carbon Cub FX-3 100-200cc hits the sky at night. You get a complete hardware kit included with the Cub that enables you to fit gasoline engines in the 100-200cc range quickly and easily. As an optional extra for sailplane towing you can use a tow release making the Hangar 9 Carbon Cub FX-3 100-200cc even more versatile. One of the giants of aviation history will be coming soon to a field near you!

What you need

  • (1) 100-200cc, two/four-stroke gas/petrol engine
  • (1) Full-range, 8+ channel transmitter and receiver
  • (8+ Flight Control) Standard-size servos


165" (422cm)
Overall Length
115" (292cm)
Wing Area
3979 sq in
Flying Weight
55-61 lbs (24.9-27.6 kg)
Engine Size (Gas/Glow)
100-200cc Gas
Motor Size
Outrunner Motor
Airfoil Shape
Flat Bottom
Minimum Required Radio 6+ channel
Standard High-Torque Digital
Recommended Receiver Battery
4000mAh 2S 7.4V LiPo Receiver Battery
Trim Scheme Colors
UltraCote White / True Red /Deep Blue
Center of Gravity
6"- 8" back from the leading edge
Wing Loading
37.74 oz/sq ft
Prop Size
27" +
Spinner Size
6" Diameter
Wing Tube Length
53" (135 cm)
Wheel Diameter
8.5" (21.5cm)
Wing Tube OD
1-5/8" (41cm)
Stabilizer Tube OD
23" (58cm)
Approx. Flying Duration
10+ minutes
Landing Gear
Experience Level
Rec. Environment
Assembly Required
Approx Assembly Time
20+ Hours

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