kit FF96 Taylorcraft Auster
Rubber Powered Aircraft Kits

Auster



The Auster was designed at the end of the 1930s for observation patrols in Great Britain. Today, we're bringing back this popular aircraft in a new release of the vintage Modelcraft design, a wonderful lightweight flyer.

This kit is a 1:18 scale flying model with updated plans. featuring a removable nose block and window patterns. Plan also includes original step-by-step isometric drawings to guide construction. Pre-1942 design is eligible for Golden Age Civil, Old Time Kit Scale, Society of Antique Modelers (SAM) and Scale contests.

This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size rolled plan, building and flying instructions, hand-picked printed balsa and balsa stripwood, rubber motor, EB propeller, EBM thrust bearing, wire, wheels, Easy Built Lite tissue in olive and desert tan, clear plastic for the windshield (includes a template for cutting), and TissueCal™ markings. To build this model you will need a building board, hobby knife, fine sandpaper, and glue.

Taylorcraft Auster

24" wingspan
Class: Scale flying model, 1:18
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Experienced / Easy
kit #FF96 price: $21.95
TissueCal markings for kit FF96 Taylorcraft Auster

Extra TissueCal™ Markings

Markings for the Auster are printed on white Easy Built Lite tissue.

item B95 Price: $4.95/set
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 are some pictures of the Easybuilt Auster that I built while stationed in Korea. The model was a bit of a challenge to build but thanks to your help it came out great! This airplane also turned out to be an awsome flyer, consistently doing 45 seconds in dead air. Lost it when it landed in some really tall trees so I'm ordering another one!" - Javier S. Amador

 

08/05/18 12:04 AM (EDT)