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Westland Lysander -
FAC Dime Scale
During WWII the "Lizzie" was used to deliver and extract
agents from behind enemy lines. Kit FF-50 Westland Lysander is a
1/40 scale, flying model that uses the Box
method of construction. Pre-1942 design, eligible for FAC Dime Scale
and Society of Antique Modelers (SAM) contests.
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size
rolled plan, building and flying instructions, hand sorted
printed balsa and balsa stripwood, rubber motor, E-B propeller, EBM thrust bearing,
clear plastic for the windshield, wheels, landing gear wire,
TissueCal™ markings, and Easy
Built Lite tissue in olive green and creme. You will need a building
board, hobby knife, fine
sandpaper, and glue.
FF-50 Westland Lysander
Class: Scale flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Experienced / Experienced
for the Westland Lysander kit. - TissueCal™ markings
are printed on white Easy Built Lite tissue. Price: $4.25/set
a photo of your model!
Final weight 9 grams.
Click here to read Gene Smith's building notes.
Below the Uwanosaura Group of Toyota, Japan chose the Westland Lysander for 2010 annual contest.
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