StevensAero - Fly Baby Biplane, Micro Kit

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Catalog Number
SAK-FBBUM
Shipping Weight
0.40 lbs
Product Origin
Made in Colorado, U.S.A
Wing Span (in.)
14.5
Wing Area (sq. in.)
62
Length (in.)
12.25
Flying Weight (oz.)
1.5
Loading (oz. / sq. ft.)
3.5
Wing Cube Loading
5.3
Control Layout
RET
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49.00 USD
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Summer 2012 (July) Micro Builder Program Model

Aside from his modeling community fame, Pete Bowers may be best known for his contribution to the experimental aircraft homebuilt community with his Fly Baby line of aircraft.  This time we chose to model the more obscure biplane variant of the Bowers Fly Baby.  Our micro indoor version of this famous homebuilt features delightfully nimble handling, excellent slow speed manners, biplane charm, simple assembly, and has been engineered to readily accept popular ParkZone Ultra Micro DSM2 electronics.

Kit Includes:

  • Precision laser cut parts
  • Full size plan set
  • Photo illustrated step-by-step assembly instructions
  • Hardware package including push-rods, control horns, struts, pre-cut acetate wind screen, wheels, and profile pilot.
Kit Requires: 1/2 oz. Thin and Medium CA glues
  • Sanding Block with 220 grit paper
  • AeroLITE covering film (Bright Yellow - Two Patch Packs Suggested)
  • AeroTRIM (Black)
  • ParkZone PKZ3351 or PKZUA1151 Receiver/ESC/Servo unit
  • ParkZone PKZ3624 Motor
  • 130mm x 70mm Propeller EFL9051 or PKZ3601
  • DSM2 Compatible Spektrum, ParkZone, or E-Flite Radio

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1 Most recent customer reviews (see all reviews):
Jim Wiggin
Sep 27, 2013
This was my second Stevens kit. Once again the quality of balsa and laser cutting was great. Gone are the days of a frustrating build, these are fun. Listen to a ball game and get building, you'll be rewarded with a great little flying scale model of Bowers Flybaby Bipe!

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