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Rubber Powered Airplane Kits / FF-53
Kit FF-53 Stinson Voyager is a 1/8 scale, flying model that uses
the Box and Former method of construction.
Pre-1942 design, eligible for Society of Antique Modelers (SAM)
contests. This jumbo model is very popular for conversion to electric
or gas powered flight.
The military version of the
Voyager, known as the L-5 Sentinel, was used for reconnaissance,
removing litter patients from front areas, delivering supplies to
isolated units, laying communication wire, spotting targets, transporting
personnel, rescuing personnel in remote areas, and even as a light
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a
full-size rolled plan, building and flying instructions, hand sorted
printed balsa and balsa strip wood, clear plastic
for the windshield, wheels, landing gear wire, rubber motor,
E-B 12" propeller, EBM thrust bearing, and
Easy Built Lite tissue in medium navy blue.
You will need a building board, hobby
knife, fine sandpaper, and glue.
FF-53 Stinson Voyager
Class: Scale flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Easy / Experienced
a photo of your model!
This kit is extremely popular for electric r/c conversion. Below
are 3 examples.
Balsa Model Airplane Kit, Balsa flies better.