NOTICE! It’s Vacation Time

To all my wonderful customers, I will be vacationing with the family from Monday March 27th – Friday April 7th. Any orders placed between these dates will not be filled until the following week. Thank you for your support and understanding!

Jerry Bates

It’s Here! The Vought F4U-5 Corsair 1/5.5 Scale

With much anticipation I have finally released the Corsair plan. You can get the Laser cut short kit from Bob Holman here in the US. The Cowl, Canopy, Tail Cone and numerous other parts are supplied by Vic Catalasan of vicrc.com, and an an optional wing fold mechanism and other scale details are available
from Earl Aune.

For more details please view the plan product page by using the plans list of the left to navigate to the products or click here to go directly to the product page.

Bucker Bu 180 “Student”

The Bucker Bu 180 Student was a 1930’s German two-seat sporting/training aircraft built by Bucker Flugzeugbau.

My design is three sheets of drawings 36”x80”. The model is quarter scale. These plans are ideal for the novice or the pro to build at any level from fun-fly to competition. Complete details including built-up cowl.

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Nakajima Ki-43II Oscar

Known as the “Hayabusa” (Peregrine Falcon) this aircraft held the reporting name “Oscar” to Allied pilots. Like the Mitsubishi-produced A6M Zero, the radial-engined Ki-43 was light and easy to fly and became legendary for its combat performance in East Asia in the early years of the war.

My design is a 1/5th scale model and the plans contain five sheets. Cowl and plans are avalible from me and the canopy from from Vic Catalasan at vicrc.com contact him for pricing.

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Curtiss Robin B-1

If you love Golden Age aircraft as much as I do be sure and check out my new Curtiss Robin B-1 plan set. This model is offered in a 1/4 scale (25%) plan set that contains eight sheets 36” x 84”. Lots of details, metal wing struts and construction notes are on the drawings.

Check out these specs:
Scale: 1:4, Wingspan: 123” Length: 77 1/8” Wing Area: 2385 sq. in. Weight: 20-24 lbs. Power: 23cc Gas or Electric

No fiberglass parts are needed. Everything is built up. You can find more information and can purchase this plan set by clicking here.

1/3rd Scale DeWoititne D.520

I have just released a 1/3.5  scale version of my DeWoititne D.520 plan. This model has the following specifications.

  • Scale: 1:3.5, Wingspan: 115”
  • Length: 100”, Weight: 45-55 lbs.
  • Power: 100 cu. In or larger
  • Plan shows 3W110iR2

Parts are in development but you can pick this plan up now and start collecting parts! Click the index on the left of the page under “Military Aircraft Plans” to purchase this plan set.

 

1/4 Scale Bell P-39 Airacobra Plan Now Available!

I have released my long awaited 1/4 scale P-39 plan. This model is setup to be powered by a Hacker A200 electric motor because of the small area for the engine. Parts are in development, but you can pick this plan up now and start collecting parts! Click the index on the left of the page under “Military Aircraft Plans” to view/purchase this plan set.