J3 Cub

STEPHEN'S J3 CUB

 

IN A WORLD WHERE ARTFs APPEAR TO BE ALL TOO COMMON IT'S GOOD TO SEE THAT THE ART OF SCRATCH BUILDING IS NOT YET DEAD

 

Stephen who is a dab hand at model boat building decided to undertake the build of a SIG 1/4-scale Piper Cub.

 
Wingspan 105 in 2667 mm
Wing Area 1600 sq in 103.2 dm²
Length 67 in 1700 mm
Flying Weight 14 - 16 lb 6350 - 7258 g
Radio Required 4-Channel with Heavy-Duty Servos (not included)
Engine Required
(not included)
2-Stroke .60 - .90 (10 - 15 cc)
4-Stroke .90 - 1.50 (15 - 25 cc)
 
KIT FEATURES
  • Top Quality Sig Balsa and Plywood
  • Molded ABS Plastic Engine Cowling
  • Molded ABS Plastic Scale Dummy Engine
  • Molded ABS Plastic Bungee Covers
  • Molded ABS Plastic Air Cleaner Details
  • Fiberglass Elevator and Rudder Pushrods
  • Scale Leaf-Spring Steerable Tailwheel
  • Easy-to-Transport 2-Piece Wing Design
  • Precision Die-Cut Parts
  • Formed Wire Main Landing Gear
  • Spruce and Aluminum Wing Struts
  • Brass Tube Jury Struts
  • Adjustable Tail Brace Wires
  • Complete Hardware Pack
  • Authentic Decals
  • Photo-Illustrated Assembly Manual

Stephen has taken some photographs of the build

 

    

 

    

 

    

 

    

 

    

 

 

Stephen comments:

Start date:      16-7-17

Motor:             DLE30

Servos:           'Hi-tec'

Wheels:           'Dubro'

Covering:        'Glosstex'

Radio:             'Spektrum' Tx/Rx

 

Stephen is patiently (and anxiously) waiting for a calm day to conduct the maiden flight.  Thereafter he can add some finishing touches to the nice 'big bird'.

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
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