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Rubber Powered Airplane Kits / FF-73
This kit is a 1/18.3 scale, flying model that uses the Precision
Beam method of construction. Pre-1942 design, eligible
for Society of Antique Modelers (SAM) contests.
The Hellcat and the Corsair were the primary US Navy carrier fighters
in the second half of WWII working together to combat the Japanese
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size
rolled plan, building and flying instructions, hand-picked printed balsa and
balsa stripwood, rubber motor, E-B propeller, EBM thrust bearing,
clear plastic for the windshield, wheels, wire, Easy
Built Lite tissue in medium navy, bright sky blue, and light
sky blue, and TissueCal™ markings.
You will need a building board,
hobby knife, fine
sandpaper, and glue.
FF-73 Grumman Hellcat
Class: Scale flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Easy / Experienced
Ultra light markings printed on white tissue paper. Price: $4.46/sheet
a photo of your model!
"I detailed the cockpit and used ordinary bag twists for seat belts. I'll let the pictures speak for themselves." - Bill Kallstrom
Balsa Model Airplane Kit, Balsa flies better.