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Rubber Powered Airplane Kits / FF-58
This two-seat high-winged monoplane was famous for its nocturnal
flights into occupied Europe, dropping supplies and agents behind
enemy lines. Kit FF-58 Westland Lysander is a 1/12 scale, flying
model that uses the Box and Former method
of construction. This jumbo model is very popular for conversion
to electric or gas powered flight. Pre-1942 design, eligible for SAM (Society of Antique
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size
rolled plan, building and flying instructions, hand picked
printed balsa and balsa strip wood, rubber motor, E-B 12" propeller,
EBM thrust bearing, clear plastic for the windshield,
wheels, landing gear wire, TissueCal™ markings, and Easy
Built Lite tissue in olive green and desert tan. You will need a building
board, hobby knife, fine
sandpaper, and glue.
FF-58 Westland Lysander
Class: Scale flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Experienced / Experienced
Extra TissueCal™ markings for this kit.
Markings printed on white tissue. $4.46/sheet
a photo of your model!
here to read Michael Bloss' article detailing
his beautiful electric R/C conversion. Lovingly translated by Honey
Click here to read Michael Bloss' article in the original German.
This breathtaking electric R/C conversion was built and detailed
by Mr. Kamann. It's just too pretty to risk in flight.
Click here to see Leo Fleischman's
construction photos of this electric R/C conversion.
Balsa Model Airplane Kit, Balsa flies better.