The Spirit of Saint Louis was flown by American aviator, Charles A. Lindbergh, on his historic 1927 flight across the Atlantic from NY to Paris in only 33 hours and 30 minutes.
This kit is a 1:28 scale flying model.
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size rolled plan, printed balsa and hand sorted balsa strip wood, rubber motor, E-B propeller, EBM thrust bearing, clear plastic, wheels, TissueCal™ markings, and Easy Built Lite tissue in light grey. To build this model you will need a building board, hobby knife, fine sandpaper, and glue.
Markings for the Spirit of Saint Louis are printed on light grey Easy Built Lite tissue.item B121 Price: $4.95/set
Includes a hobby knife, 5 blades, straight point tweezers, 5.5" x 9" Self Healing Cutting Mat, Jet Instant glue, Jet Super glue, Jet Tips, glue stick, canopy glue/tacky glue, MagnaBoard XL™ set, Minus Magnets 20 pack, and Rubber Powered Model Airplanes book. Save 25% off individually priced items!item B329 Price: $79.95
Excludes the book on rubber power and the glue stick. Includes a hobby knife, 5 blades, straight point tweezers, 5.5" x 9" Self Healing Cutting Mat, Jet Instant glue, Jet Super glue, Jet Tips, canopy glue/tacky glue, MagnaBoard XL™ set, and Minus Magnets 20 pack. Save 25% off individually priced items!item B332 Price: $66.95
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 30% off individually priced items!item B330 Price: $45.99
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 23% off individually priced items!item B331 Price: $34.95
Electric conversion built by Kazuo Akimoto. Technical specifications - weight: 77g, radio: Cosmotech (4 channel), motor: Cosmotech CT1415-2000, propeller: GWS 50x25, battery: Lipo 7.4V 240 mAh.
"Just finished the Spirit. The 9 cylinder Wasp engine took the most time. I enjoyed the challenge very much!" - Gene Graber