SAB Goblin Goblin 700 "Carbon Edition" Flybarless Electric Helicopter Kit w/CF Blades (Yellow)
This is the SAB Goblin 700 Carbon Edition Flybarless Electric Helicopter Kit. This Goblin Carbon Edition includes SAB upgrade parts, and an updated paint scheme on a genuine carbon fiber SAB canopy to make this version of the Goblin lighter and more durable!
The designers at SAB have been up to no good, developing a machine for one single purpose – domination. Utilizing patent pending designs, the Goblin 700 takes performance to a frightening level by utilizing a state of the art dual belt drive power system, for massive brushless power transfer without fear of failure. The power this system can handle is fearsome.
The patent pending horizontal servo mounting system directs servo torque directly to the flybarless main rotor system via short, stiff linkage rods that rotate via bearing raced support. This system is strong, allowing power transfer to be as direct as mechanically possible, resulting in precision and rigidity that is simply unmatched. By laying the servos horizontally, the CG (center-of-gravity) is lowered, allowing the Goblin to take advantage of stellar 3D performance. Lower CG directly equates to precision maneuvers throughout the entire realm of flight, allowing the Goblin 700 to perform in a class of its own.
Carbon Edition Upgrades:
- Updated SAB Swash Plate Design
- Updated SAB Tail Pitch Slider Set
- Heavy Duty Metal Main Gear & Pinion
- Updated SAB Plastic Landing Gear Set
- SAB Aluminum Tail Pulley 26T
Competition Edition Features:
- Updated head with 2 piece blade grip, preserves grips in the event of a crash. Updated, stronger main linkage.
- Updated 2mm frames with increased rigidity, more room for batteries, ESC and 3 battery positions for optimum CG.
- Motor belt 19 mm, double one way-bearing.
- Aluminum tail case for increased stiffness.
- Updated dampened tail rotor system, slop free, very durable.
- Updated Battery tray.
- Quick canopy release, allows for easy installation and removal of the canopy.
- Canopy saver, protects the canopy edges from scuffing.
- Modular Power System – Simple, Elegant, Beautiful: With the removal of a small handful of bolts, the entire power system will arise from the Goblin – cyclic servos, brushless motor, rotor system, main gear system – allowing this helicopter to be adjusted and repaired with great ease.
- Dual Belt Driven Performance – Simple, Robust, Light Weight: By utilizing a belt driven main motor, immense power can be transferred without the fear of gear failure. Belt driven systems are amazingly efficient, incredibly durable, and best of all, belt drive systems are ethereally light in weight, cutting out the complexity, noise and added weight of a torque tube drive system.
- 12S LiPo 44.4V Power – The Goblin is Ready: Designed from the ground up with the insane power of 12S 44.4V systems, the Goblin was designed to handle every bit of power that can be thrown its way. With the dual stage belt drive system, the Goblin 700 can take full advantage of brutally high output brushless motors that are transforming the very nature of RC helicopter flight. Go for massive power – the Goblin demands it.
- Aerodynamic Boom Shroud – Form & Function in One Beautiful Package: Italian designing takes one step further, coalescing the aerodynamic canopy with a near seamless transition to a carbon fiber tail boom covering. This aerodynamic shroud brings a unique beauty to the SAB Goblin, serving as an aerodynamic element that allows the Goblin to traverse the skies at mach speeds. Speed and power has never looked so good.
- CNC Aluminum Flybarless Main Rotor System – Nothing but the Best: Taking full advantage of flybarless technology, the SAB Goblin 700 is offered in a flybarless kit only, utilizing a bearing raced blade grip control system for the absolute in precision & control. Nothing was held back throughout this build, and you can expect nothing less when the Goblin takes flight.
- Light Weight Build – Power that can be Used Like No Other: By building the SAB Goblin with a keen eye on weight, SAB engineers were able to shave critical weight by utilizing carbon fiber materials & a dual belt driven gear system, which brings the Goblin to new worlds of power & performance.
- Brutalized by the Best – Tareq Alsaadi & Bert Kamerrer: The SAB Goblin 700 was designed for the most intense flight regimes possible, and when it came to testing and performance, two of the best pilots in the world did their best to find the absolute limits of the Goblin. The Goblin personifies performance, and in the hands of the best, the Goblin is a fearsome sight to behold.
- Patented Carbon Fiber Tail Boom – Strong, Light & Vibration Free: Reinforced with CNC aluminum for the utmost in strength, the patented carbon fiber tail system eliminates vibrations, allowing maximum rotor speeds to be achieved without the fear of vibration.
- SAB Rotor Blades – Simply the Best: Rotor blades are the heart and soul of all helicopters, and the Goblin holds nothing back with included high performance, carbon fiber "green" SAB main rotor blades and tail rotor blades, specially designed for the Goblin helicopters, allowing this 3D monster to be pushed farther & faster than all others around.
Main rotor diameter: 1568mm (with 690mm blades)
Main blade length: 690 to 710mm
Tail rotor diameter: 305mm
Tail blade length: 115mm
Main shaft diameter: 12mm
Tail shaft diameter: 6mm
Spindle diameter: 10mm
Gear Ratio: 8.6-11.9:1
Weight including electronics: 3620g (excluding batteries)
Maximum motor size: 64mm diameter, maximum height 64mm
Battery compartment: up to 75x58x350mm
- (1) SAB Goblin 700 Competition Edition – Kit Only
- (1) SAB 690mm Carbon Fiber Main Rotor Blade Set
- (1) SAB 115mm Carbon Fiber Tail Rotor Set
- (1) 22 Tooth Motor Pulley (other sizes available)
- (2) Battery Tray
Needed To Complete:
- 2.4GHz Transmitter & Receiver (7-channel or more, helicopter system)
- Electric motor: 12S 480/520kV
- (3) Cyclic Servos (Standard Size, 40mm; High Torque Recommended)
- (1) Tail Rotor Servo (Standard Size, 40mm)
- 3-Axis Flybarless System
- ESC (120A-160A)
- (2) 6S 22.2V 5000mAh LiPo Battery
- Compatible Battery Charger
- Pitch Gauge
- Various tools, lubes & greases for setup and assembly
This product was added to our catalog on June 5, 2015.