The Yamaha RMAX is the high performance standard in remotely-piloted helicopters designed for agriculture purposes. The RMAX helicopter brings over 20 years of proven performance, reliability and efficiency to precision agriculture. Yamaha RMAX facts:
- Since being introduced in 1997, Yamaha RMAX helicopters have flown more than 2 million hours.
- Yamaha RMAX helicopters treat 2.4 million acres of farmland in Japan each year (2014).
- Over 2,600 Yamaha helicopters are operating worldwide (2014).
|PRACTICAL PAYLOAD*||16 kg|
|CONTROL SYSTEM||Yamaha Attitude Control System (YACS)|
|MAIN ROTOR DIAMETER||3,130 mm|
|TAIL ROTOR DIAMETER||535 mm|
|OVERALL LENGTH||2,750 mm (Overall length with rotor 3,630 mm)|
|OVERALL WIDTH||720 mm|
|OVERALL HEIGHT||1,080 mm|
|TYPE||2-stroke, horizontally opposed 2-cylinder|
|CYLINDER DISPLACEMENT||246 cc|
|STARTING SYSTEM||Electric starter|
|FUEL||Regular unleaded gasoline mixed with 2-stroke engine oil|
|CASSETTE TANK CAPACITY||8 liters x 2 tanks|
|DISCHARGE METHOD||Double-acting piston with flat nozzle|
|DISCHARGE RATE||1.3 liters to 2.0 liters /minute (speed-linking method)|
|HOPPER CAPACITY||8 kg x 2 tanks|
|DISCHARGE METHOD||Impeller (300 mm diameter)|
|DISCHARGE RATE||2.5 kg/minute|
*The performance may vary depending on environmental conditions, such as the temperature, humidity, and altitude.