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Laser Cut Aircraft Kits

Skokie (Laser Cut)




The Jimmie Allen Skokie is one of the most victorious model airplanes on the market. This plane, also known as the B-A Cabin is an Easy Built Models Company original and produced by us since 1938. Made for the British American Oil Company Ltd. as a "Jimmie Allen" official contest plane. Also spelled Jimmy Allen, it was designed by "Speed" Robertson. It won first place at the Flying Aces Club 1999 Outdoor Champs. This pre-1942 design is eligible for Society of Antique Modelers (SAM) contests.

This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size rolled plan, building and flying instructions, laser cut balsa parts and hand-sorted balsa strip wood, rubber motor, 10" E-B propeller, EBM thrust bearing, clear plastic for the windshield, wheels, landing gear wire, Easy Built Lite tissue in a variety of bright colors, and 1 pair of Jimmie Allen TissueCal™ markings. To build this model you will need a building board, hobby knife, fine sandpaper, and glue.

Jimmie Allen Skokie (LASER CUT)

24" wingspan
Class: Sport Flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Easy / Easy
kit #FF12LC price: $27.95
Jimmie Allen TissueCal Markings
Additional TissueCal™ markings.

Includes 4 different pairs of Jimmie Allen markings printed on white Easy Built Lite tissue.

item #B100 price: $7.85/sheet

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Building Set for Rubber Power

Building Set for Rubber Power

Includes a soft grip knife, 5 blades, straight point tweezers, 5.5" x 9" Self Healing Cutting Mat, Jet Instant glue, Jet Super glue, Jet Tips, Uhu glue stick, Sobo canopy glue, MagnaBoard XL™ set, Minus Magnets 20 pack, and Rubber Powered Model Airplanes book. Save 20% off individually priced items.

item B329 Price: $78.15
Building Set

Building Set

Excludes the book on rubber power and the Uhu stick. Includes a soft grip knife, 5 blades, straight point tweezers, 5.5" x 9" Self Healing Cutting Mat, Jet Instant glue, Jet Super glue, Jet Tips, Sobo canopy glue, MagnaBoard XL™ set, and Minus Magnets 20 pack. Save 20% off individually priced items.

item B332 Price: $64.95
Advanced Tool Set

Advanced Tool Set

Includes Sanding Stick with 120, 240, 320, 400, and 600 grit belts, Pull Saw Blade, K5 Heavy Duty Knife with beveled blade, Narrow Keyhole Saw Blades 5 pack, Curved Tip Tweezers, 1/16" Ball Tip Burnisher, Jewelers Needle Point Awl, Steel Ruler 6" x 1" with drill gauge, 15 piece drill set (1.05mm - 2mm). Save 15% off individually priced items.

item B330 Price: $43.08
Flight Pack for Rubber Power

Flight Pack for Rubber Power

Includes a 10:1 winder, moldable nose weight, FAI SuperSport rubber 32 feet each 3/32", 1/8", and 3/16" and 32 feet EBM 1/16" rubber. Save 25% off individually priced items.

item B331 Price: $29.06
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"Here’s a couple of photos of my recently completed Jimmy Allen Skokie…. Beautiful kit! Thank you." - John Ernst

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"Attached are photos of my recently completed Jimmie Allen Skokie. It was fun and easy to assemble. I will also be purchasing another model from you for a winter project." - Richard Lodge

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"Just finished my Jimmie Allen Skokie Cabin model. Great laser cut kit. Initial glide tests in the basement look promising, but won't be able to fly it outside until spring." - Dave Hable

FF-12LC Jimmie Allen Skokie BA Cabin (Laser Cut)

"Here are my Skokie and a BA Parasol done up as a French fighter." - Lindsey Smith

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"Here are a few photos of my Skokie. It has a pop-up tail dethermalizer, balsa prop and balsa wheels. For the test flight I used 3 loops of 1/8 rubber." - Paul Kramosil


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kit FF12LC Jimmie Allen Skokie BA Cabin (Laser Cut)
FF-12LC Jimmie Allen Skokie BA Cabin (Laser Cut)

"Here are pictures of my Skokie BA. This plane flies great! The only change I made is balsa wheels with ply core, Magnet to hold wing on and the horizontal stablizer has a spar that goes through the fuselage instead of having them glued to the sides. Wish I made it with a DT." John Majane

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"This is the Skokie. It was a fun airplane to build. I did change the stab - on the plans it showed it being 2 piece and just glued to the side of the fuse. We fly in a field that has a lot of stuff to run into and I was afraid that it would not be strong enough so I simply made it one piece and glued it to the top of the fuse. Right now it is powered by 6 strands of 1/8, 20" long. We have only got one flight on it with hand winds but it looks realy good. I think it will work out to be a great flyer plus we really like the outline of this model." - Mike Breen


 

09/10/17 12:44 AM (EDT)