Designed by John Simmance, the S.E. 5a is IMAA-legal and uses traditional balsa and plywood construction techniques. The highly detailed CAD plan of the airframe construction closely follows that of the full-scale WW I aircraft. This model is for experienced builders. Additional Information: Type: Scale WW I biplane Wingspan: 71 in. Length: 56.5 in. Wing Area: 1,862 sq. in. Weight: 15 to 16 lb. Wing Loading: 19.18 oz/sq. ft. Engine: YS 26-38cc petrol or 1.50/1.80 4 stroke Radio Req'd: 4 channels (rudder, aileron, elevator and throttle)
The Belair Parts Set features accurately laser cut parts, such as firewall, formers , wing ribs, plus all the shaped balsa and plywood parts shown on the plan. Builder needs to supply standard strip and covering. Start building today. Plan is not included and is available directly from Model Airplane News.