Dare Cessna 140
Dare Cessna 140 by Brodak
Availability: In stock
Quick OverviewAnother in a series of great-flying Bill Schmidt rubber powered true scale lightplane designs, and is a "natural" for free flight scale. This model makes an excellent flying ship!
SpecificationsWing Span: 26 in. Plane Length: 17 in. Wing Area: 104 sq. in.
DetailsWhen the government announced that the Post War GI Bill would pay for pilot training, Cessna found itself without an aircraft for the market. They shelved the model 190 and looked around at the immerging two place market. Carefully studying the innovative metal Luscombe Silvaire, Cessna designed their new airplane with control wheels instead of control sticks. They added wing flaps and more horsepower in a new Continental C-85-12 with a full electrical starter and generator. The Cessna model 140 was a better buy for nearly the same money. A classic was born and the rest is history. Rubber Power Free Flight True Scale
Kit FeaturesAs with all Dare kits,the Cessna 140 features all laser cut parts, some of the highest quality balsa wood you'll find in a model kit, FAI contest rubber and lightweight Japanese Tissue covering material.
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