This charming model overflows with character and evokes fond memories of childhood free-flight designs. Well behaved in-flight manners with ample power on tap for stunting the PuddleBug is certain to be the talk of your next indoor fly-in. Enter the world of Micro / Indoor flying with an easy to assemble precision laser cut model airplane by Stevens AeroModel. Kit includes #2 Trexler inflatable balloon wheel a $7.50 value.
Beginners will appreciate this affordable design, simple single surface wing, low parts count, and self jigging fuselage that builds straight every time. The gentle handling PuddleBug will not spin and stalls are always clean, predictable, and straight ahead. Slow speed, wide flight envelope, and forgiving handling keeps the new pilot from trouble and the low mass, durable, all balsa construction makes encounters with the ground a non-event. Should you find your PiddleBug requires repair; damage is easily fixed at the field in seconds with thin CA glue.
Designed to accept the popular ParkZone (PKZ3351) 2.4ghz Spektrum DSM2 Rec/ESC/Servo combo unit and PKZ3624 motor and gearbox.
This OEM ParkZone PKZ3352/U1152 Ultra Micro Receiver/ESC/Servo "puck" is a factory replacement unit for the ParkZone Vapor, Ember 2, HobbyZone Champ and many other Ultra-Micro model aircraft distributed by Horizon Hobby. The PKZ3352 is compatible with all ParkZone, E-Flite, HobbyZone, and Spektrum DSM2 compatible 2.4ghz transmitters. This product will not fuction with Airtronics, Futaba, Hitec, or other non DSM2 compatible transmitter.
The PKZ3352 weighs 3.3g and features an on-board receiver, electronic speed control (ESC), and servos mapped to Elevator (pitch) and Aileron (roll) transmitter channels. This configuration is Ideal for control of Rudder/Elevator three channel models. Two linear drive servos built atop a receiver/esc "puck" featuring a pre-soldered battery connector and motor plug.
Ultra Micro Propeller (1) - 130mm x 70mm. This propeller was designed for the E-Flite 4-Site and is same propeller used by the UM P-51 by ParkZone. Also recommended for all micro models by Stevens AeroModel that utilize the PKZ3624 Motor and Gearbox. Package includes one 130mm x 70mm propeller with foam rubber spinner.
(Note: propeller is installed by threading onto the output shaft of the pKZ3624 gearbox.)
ZAP CA Is the thinnest CA in the ZAP product line. The penetrating or wicking ability of this glue makes it a favorite of modelers around the world. Balsa wood is bonded almost instantaneously, with the glue sometimes traveling several inches into the parts.
SUPERIOR PENETRATING FORMULA
SUPER THIN - WATER LIKE CONSISTENCY
BONDS AND CURES IN 1 TO 5 SECONDS
WORKS ON MOST MATERIALS
ZAP-A-GAP CA+ Is the best selling instant glue in the world. The ability to bond virtually anything to anything with consistency unequaled by any other brand makes it the favorite adhesive across many varied disciplines. Widely used throughout the hobby industry, it is the absolute best and most consistent performing glue for model building and crafting. Wood, plastic, metal, glass, ceramic, fabric, rubber, fiberglass, carbon fiber, or any combination of, ZAP-A-GAP CA+ can help solve many tough bonding problems.
SUPERIOR GAP FILLING FORMULA
MEDIUM VISCOSITY ALLOWS APPROXIMATELY 7 TO 10 SECONDS FOR PART POSITIONING
AVERAGE OF 20 SECONDS FOR CURING
WORKS ON OILY SURFACES
USE ZIP KICKER TO ACCELERATE CURE TIME
Flexi-Tips by ZAP brand CA glues fine tip is suitable for thin and medium weight CA and allows for Smaller Drops, Precision Application, Extension into hard-to-reach areas, Maximum use of bottle. Universal! fits most brand's CA bottles.
This a great little item. Sanding block is made from very high density foam and features fine 240 and extrafine 120 grit papers. This block won't deform and cause waves in your project like those cheap hardware store sanding sponges.
A convenient 1/2 oz. plastic syringe for dispensing model cement, aliphatic resin glue, white glue, or epoxy glue.
Allows you to precisely control the amount and placement of your adhesives for a lighter, neater building job. Also handy for injecting glue inside splits and breaks when repairing crash damage. Extremely small, pointed tip is tailor made for those hard to get at places on a model. The curved tip makes it possible to go around corners and into blind spots.
This is a top quality mini glue gun that will give you years of service if you clean it thoroughly after every use.
AeroLITE (SOLITE) Bright Red, 11 in. x 27.5 in. (275mm x 700mm). Folded package.
Ultra light iron-on self-adhesive film (polypropylene) for electric indoor and micro model aircraft. Now offered in convenient PatchPak size; just the right amount for repair jobs, trim, or covering our micro and ultra-micro model aircraft kits. Transparent colors weigh only 20 grammes per square meter (0.60 ounces per square yard). 'Solid' colors are only slightly heavier. Weights include color and adhesive.
Film is folded into packages not rolled. Minor creases from packaging will readily iron out as film is applied to model.
Holy Smokes. This is one cute bug which climbs like a homesick angel and floats like a butterfly! Fantastic, easy to put together kit, that even an absolute beginner like me can put together. New SA addict.
I built balsa planes from kits when I was a lot younger (Keil Kraft kits at the time) and I recently got back to building. I'm on my third Stevensaero kits, just completing the Archaeopteryx and have already ordered my next. The kits are of very h...
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