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Blade Fusion 480 Helicopter Kit

SKU: BLH4925
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Description

Fusion 480 Helicopter Kit

Key Features

  • All metal and carbon fiber construction
  • 2mm carbon fiber frame, 3mm carbon fiber landing gear, 2.5mm tail box/fin
  • Efficient helical main gear paired with a steel pinion to reduce noise
  • Oversized 25mm tail boom eliminating the need for boom supports
  • 6mm wide belt-driven tail with adjustable belt tension
  • 5mm high-strength steel tail shaft paired with metal bell crank, hub and grips
  • Full carbon fiber and aluminum tail box with large aluminum pulley
  • 5mm carbon fiber tail pushrod for precise tail control
  • High-strength steel 10mm main shaft and 8mm spindle
  • Standard size servos for cyclic and tail
  • Hidden tail servo for a sleek look
  • Capable of 3000 RPM head speed for aggressive flight performance
Needed to Complete
  • Spektrum™ DX6 6-Channel DSMX Transmitter
  • Brushless Motor up to 4319-1300kV
  • Spektrum Hi-Torque Cyclic Servo
  • Spektrum Hi-Speed Tailrotor Servo
  • E-flite 4400mAh 6S 22.2V 30C LiPo, 10AWG: EC5
  • Castle Creations Talon 90-Amp 25V BL ESC W/20amp BEC
  • Spektrum DSMX Flybarless Control System
  • Spektrum DSMX Remote Receiver
  • E-flite EC5 Device Connector
What's in the box?
  • (1)Fusion 480 Helicopter Kit
  • (1) User Manual

Overview

Built on years of engineering and development knowledge, the Blade® Fusion™ 480 helicopter packs all the high-end features into a rugged and durable airframe ready to rip up the skies. This powerhouse features lightweight carbon fiber and anodized aluminum construction presenting exceptional rigidity and durability. The optimized control system geometry offers the most efficient and responsive control. The quiet helical main gear is ready to be driven by a 40-43mm brushless motor bringing high power and torque. A belt-driven tail assembly is housed in construction utilizing both carbon fiber and aluminum to ensure precision performance every flight. For advanced-level 3D pilots, the Fusion 480 delivers an aggressive heli leaving the others in its dust cloud.

Video Overview

Frame

  • All metal and carbon fiber construction
  • 2mm carbon fiber frame, 3mm carbon fiber landing gear, 2.5mm tail box/fin
  • Painted carbon fiber skids and tail for easy visibility
  • Painted fiberglass canopy
  • Aluminum battery tray with (2) oversized battery straps
  • Aluminum bearing and servo block with Optimized Servo Geometry
Frame

Tail

  • Oversized 25mm tail boom eliminating the need for boom supports
  • 6mm wide belt-driven tail with adjustable belt tension
  • 5mm high-strength steel tail shaft paired with metal bell crank, hub and grips
  • Full carbon fiber and aluminum tail box with large aluminum pulley
  • 5mm carbon fiber tail pushrod for precise tail control
  • Hidden tail servo for a sleek look
Tail

Mechanics

  • 480mm (main) and 85mm (tail) carbon fiber blades
  • Black anodized aluminum swashplate
  • Aluminum blade grips with CNC zero pitch indicator
  • High-strength steel 10mm main shaft and 8mm spindle
  • Efficient helical main gear paired with a steel pinion to reduce noise
Mechanics

Electronics/Power System

  • Accepts 6s 3700-5000 mAh LiPos
  • Accepts 40-43mm brushless outrunner motor (1300Kv – 1400Kv)
  • Accepts 90 Amp ESC
  • Accepts Standard sized servos for cyclic and tail
  • Aluminum battery tray with (2) oversized battery straps
  • Accepts popular flybarless control systems and receivers
Electronics/Power System
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Specs

Approximate Assembly Time: Less than 1 Hour
Approximate Flight Time: ~5 mins
Battery: 6s 22.2V 3700mAh through 6s 22.2V 5000mAh
Canopy/Body Material: Fiberglass
Channels: 6
Completion Level: Almost Ready-to-Fly
Flying Weight: Varies depending on equipment selected
Height: 302mm [11.9in]
Length: 980mm [38.6in]
Main Blade Material: Carbon Fiber
Main Frame Material: Carbon Fiber
Main Motor Type: Brushless
Main Rotor Blade Length: 480mm [18.9in]
Main Rotor Diameter: 1095mm [43.1in]
Main Rotor Head Type: Collective Pitch Flybarless
Pinion Size: 12 tooth
Swashplate Type: 120 Degree CCPM
Tail Blade Material: Carbon Fiber
Tail Drive: Belt Drive
Tail Ratio: 4.16667
Tail Rotor Blade Length: 85mm [3.3in]
Tail Rotor Diameter: 232mm [9.1in]
Width: 136mm [5.4in]

Warranty, Returns & Support

Warranty Information

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In regards to any warranty related matter, please reference the below information to help understand our warranty policies, as these warranty policies are absolute when it comes to any purchase made via HeliDirect.

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Our stated (14) day return policy directly relates to brand new, unused products being returned for a refund or store credit, and does not relate to warranty related situations for faulty product(s). Faulty, damaged or problematic items are handled upon a case by case basis, and will be detailed below based upon the warranty options available.

Our team at HeliDirect is highly motivated to assist in every possible way regarding warranty support, but please be 100% aware that warranty support for the product(s) you have purchased may be handled directly via the manufacturer, and not through HeliDirect.

If your product(s) involve direct manufacturer support, we are still available to assist. We ask that the customer make the initial manufacturer contact for warranty support, but in the case where a manufacturer response is not receive within (5) business days, HeliDirect will step in upon your behalf, utilizing our channels to assist you with this manufacturer based support.

In the above case, HeliDirect will do everything in our power to make sure the manufacturer assists you directly, but please note that all such warranty in regards to an issue like this will still be directed through the manufacturer.

Warranty Related Issues

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HeliDirect will not assume responsibility and / or liability for any manufacturer defect, or damage due the use / misuse of the product(s) purchased. Further, HeliDirect cannot / will not be held liable for ancillary damage to product(s) based upon a manufacturer fault or defect. All such issues will be dealt with at the manufacturer based level.

If your item is found to have a fault or defect after installation or use, your product may be subject to warranty repair via the original manufacturer, no matter what the purchase date may be. HeliDirect does not cover repair, replacement or warranty via used / installed products. All such issues will need to be dealt with at the manufacturer level.

Damage Due to Ancillary Product Failure

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- Any item(s) approved for return to HeliDirect will be subject to inspection and or testing to verify the noted information provided by the customer regarding the flaws, faults or damage.

- Due to the various aspects of testing, repair and other return processes, please be aware that any such approved return will require (2) to (5) business days for proper processing. Our staff will certainly do all that we can to reduce this time to the bare minimum, but please be aware that the return process can take up to (5) business days to complete.

- If the product(s) approved for return are deemed faulty by our returns specialists, we will proceed with a repair, exchange, credit or refund based upon the situation at hand. All such information will be communicated to the customer before any re-shipment is made.

- If an item that encounters a warranty issue after usage, HeliDirect may opt to repair the product versus an exchange, as exchanges can only be made for valid warranty relating to products that have no use of flaws. Our staff will be sure item is in 100% working order based upon any repairs, but exchanges, credits or refund cannot be offered for items under warranty that have been used and are no longer able to be sold as new.

- In the case of product(s) returned to us that test to be non faulty, the product(s) will be returned to the customer in the condition received. Our staff will reach out to the customer with necessary information regarding what may have been missed, and what steps to take in order to utilize the product(s) effectively.

- For non faulty diagnoses of returned product(s), refunds, store credits or exchanges cannot be offered, as the product(s) received cannot be sold as new and unused.

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