Tissue and dope over the balsa skin and sanded smooth.
Powered by a Mabuchi speed 600 off an 8.4v Nicad pack.
Like all the rest of the war bird kits the controls were one
servo to handle a plastic push rod for ailerons and one for the elevators.
Engine power controlled by a Ripmax proportional electronic speed control.
We still both wonder how she would have performed
and this was slated to be one that we were going to try the
Speed 600 race motor in.
We had tried in in one of Chris' other models, a fast sport motor glider...
well not so much fast as soddin' ballistic it turned out,
the motor actually broke one folding prop in static tests.