Edge 540's are among RC modeling's most popular aerobatic airplanes. The Edge 540 46 ARF is a scale aerobatic performer in the ever-popular .46-size marketplace. If you're a glow pilot, you'll appreciate the variety of engines you can use. And if you're an electric-minded flier, you can convert your Edge 540 to fly with you favorite motor. The lightweight, laser-cut balsa and plywood design offers you better aerobatic performance, while the genuine Hangar 9® UltraCote® polishes off the attractive design.

Product Features

  • Progressive styling and performance
  • Lightweight balsa and ply construction
  • Fiberglass cowl and wheel pants
  • Good fit with a variety of glow engines
  • Can be converted to electric power

Tech Notes

You will need... • 4-channel radio system (minimum) with receiver • 6 standard servos or equivalent (5 required when building the electric version) • Two 9-inch servo lead extensions • 6-inch Y-harness • .46–55 2-stroke or .72–.82 4-stroke, or Power 46 Brushless Outrunner


Wingspan: 59 in (150 cm) Overall Length: 50 in (128 cm) Wing Area: 645 sq in (42 sq dm) Flying Weight: 5.7–6.4 lb (2.6–2.9 kg) Engine Size: .46–.55 2-stroke; .72 4-stroke Radio: 4 channels or more with 6 servos Prop Size: .46–.55 2-stroke, 11 x 6; .72 4-stroke, 13x6