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Rubber Powered Airplane Kits / FF-80
This kit is a 1/10.6 scale, flying model that uses the Box
and Former method of construction. Pre-1942 design, eligible for
Society of Antique Modelers (SAM) contests.
A beautiful airplane with the unlikely combination of speed, fuel
efficiency, safety and stability. This 1934-37 sport airplane is a
great subject for modeling.
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size
plan, building and flying instructions, hand sorted
printed balsa and balsa strip wood, rubber motor,
12" E-B propeller, EBM thrust button, clear plastic for the windshield, vacuum-molded
spinner and wheel pants, wheels, wire, and Easy
Built Lite tissue in red or bright sky blue. You will need a building
board, hobby knife, fine
sandpaper, and glue.
FF-80 Rearwin Speedster
Class: Scale flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Easy / Easy
a photo of your model!
Buzz Trabbic's beautiful Speedster has been modified to include removable
"The wings, struts, nose package and landing gear are removable.
The wing is attached internally using rubber bands while the lower
end of the struts fit into a slot in the fuselage and the top ends
use T pins to snap into pieces of PETG plastic that are glued to the
wings. The landing gear and nose block are held on by Moses
- Al Yunker
Balsa Model Airplane Kit, Balsa flies better.