Shaka Slope Glider

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Description

Take a break from the real world and hang loose on the slope with Shaka – a portable 1-meter slope glider. It is a flying wing that is designed for endless joy on a windy day.

Shaka features a classic balsa/plywood construction, reinforced with carbon fiber tube spars and a leading edge.

This is an RC slope glider KIT that has to be assembled and covered, not a built-up model.

However, it is extremely easy to build in approx. 4-7 hours and will bring you a lot of fun on a windy day.

In addition, you can convert it to an E-Glider or order a spare E-Fuselage that makes the best fit for a popular drone motors.

A Potrable RC Slope Glider KIT

Shaka slope glider is collapsible for transportation and storage. Simply unscrew 2 bolts and take the fuselage and both wings apart. It’s as easy as that.

The fuselage has a hatch for easy access to the interior and electronics. 2 servos, there is a room for almost any ~10g servo, are glued into the dedicated places in the wing and drive 2 elevons.

The KIT comes with a complete accessory set that includes two M4 nylon wing mounting bolts and a pair of M4 nuts to be glued into the fuselage during assembly, control horns, ball linkages, and servo horn clevises for pushrods, etc.

Note: a covering film is not included in the KIT.

The assembly usually takes approx 4-7 hours.

A build manual is available online and can be found by scanning a QR code on the plan that comes in the box. For more building tips please check Shaka Thread on RC Groups

Tehnical Data

Wingspan: 965mm
Flying weight: ~220g
Controls: Elevons – 2 channels
Skill level: Intermediate
Flight style: Slope Soaring in light to medium wind conditions.

Recommended Electronics:

  • 1s 600mAh LiPo battery. Similar size 2S battery can be used with BEC and less lead in the nose.
  • 2*~10g servos, HXT 900 or similar
  • 2CH+ Rx
  • Radio Tx with delta mixing capabilities

Additional Info

3 reviews for Shaka Slope Glider

  1. Craig Jones

    awesome little flying wing, very good laser cut kit
    easy to build- and it flies even better , 2 mates and i
    bought them we love them

    • evgen

      Pleased to hear from you, Craig. Thanks for your feedback, and enjoy flying your Shakas! Hang Loose!

  2. Jonathan Neuhaus (verified owner)

    Really nice kit, easy to build and great for beginner.
    Instructions are very clear, plane flies great and on top of that great contact with Evgen in case you have any questions.
    I highly recommend it !

    • Gene

      Thanks, Jonathan!

      Hope you are having a great time flying with your mates. Enjoy!

  3. Andy (verified owner)

    Hi Evgen,
    Just letting you know that all went well with the kits, and they truly are a great flyer, not needing much lift to fly, I’m absolutely loving it, the shaka lives in the car as I often find a place to fly in my travels, short throws and expo are needed, as she’s very responsive, great model mate, nice work…

    • Evgen

      Hi Andy,

      Thanks for writing this up! Glad you liked the KIT and making such great use of it, enjoy!

      Best,
      Evgen

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