Ugears- Aviator Model
Aviator Model Do you fly in your dreams? Do you like the feeling? Once again Ugears makes the dream come true reaching out to the sky with its first ever aircraft model represented by two flying machines in one package. Introducing – The Aviator model.
The model has three modules: the airplane, the helicopter and the flight control tower. Choose between your aircraft, set one on the tower’s bar and you are good to fly. As a beginner pilot, you might want to start with the helicopter which is not as difficult to control as the airplane. Easier to manipulate but no less exciting, your chopper has a cockpit with doors that open and shut, and three-blade main and tail rotors.
The airplane has a higher velocity and requires a certain skill to operate. This module is based on the wire-braced biplane and has a 5-piston motor. To learn how to fly this wayward bird you may need several flight hours – but it is of course part of the fun! Besides, you would have already become acquainted with the basics if you started with the copter. However, your cockpit is the control tower, a sophisticated device with a high-performance motor that powers the rotation of the swash plate with the bar – with an aircraft on one side and balance weight on the other. The control tower is operated with two control bars: – the control column regulates the roll and pitch of the flying machine; – and the Motor controller to adjust RPM (revolutions per minute) sets the speed of the aircraft.
Fine tuning ensures the proper operation of the swash plate. When all three units are assembled and you are ready to dive into the sky, it is time to wind up the motor. Make sure you don’t overextend the rubber bands in the motor – maximum winding must not exceed 25 half-turns. Hold on to the control column while releasing the Motor controller’s lock to launch your model. Hang on to the wheel, throw caution to the wind, and fly – for the sky is the limit with your new Aviator model from Ugears.
Tools and materials: Made of high quality plywood; assembly requires no glue or cutting Number of components: 726 Estimated time of assembly: 15 hours
Number of parts: 726
Assembly time: 9-16 hours
Console size: 40.2*34*31 cm
Plane size: 14.5*12*8 cm
Helicopter size: 22*18.5*9 cm
Ugears is a startup established in Kiev, Ukraine, in 2014. Ugears offers more than a dozen of unique models with a lot of thought and effort put in, and that shows – we’re a regular in toy and hobby stores throughout our home country, and now we feel it’s time to push into international markets. Reinforcing the success on ecommerce forefront, our recent Kickstarter campaign was funded 20 times above its goal!
Turns out these days gadgets and video games aren’t everything – people of all ages from all over the world still love assembling the models, seeking that rewarding feeling of constructing something with their own hands, inviting their kids and grandkids into the awesome (and admittedly old-school but yet so cool) world of mechanics!
Join us in bringing these unforgettable moments to DIYers of all ages!
We definitely can say that a child of 14 years old can assemble our models. Sometimes they will need parents’ help. Our mission – is to unite children and their parents.