Here are some photos of models built
from our kits!
"Rotunda" - a museum-quality
F3F-2 built by John Oshust
John even built a scale radial engine for
Fairey Firefly built by Ralph Dietrich
of Nuernberg, Germany
Ralph did a fabulous job of painting and
weathering his Firefly! His Firefly is
powered by a brushless Tornado 22xx motor
and 8 KAN1050 cells. Ralph reports flight
times of 8 to 12 minutes.
Check out Ralph's
web site where you can see more photos
of the Firefly in action.
Bf 109 built by John Frost of Northwood,
John built it a tad bit lighter than
suggested (10 oz.) because he has a limited
flying field and has to keep them light.
John says it "Flies excellent even at
the lighter weight. Very nice kit by the
- AUW : 10 ozs.
- Covered with clear doculam and
airbrushed with model master acrylics
- Medusa Research Lab 4100 kv 12mm
brushless w/ GWS S1 IPS Gearbox
- GWS 9 X 7 SF prop which draws 4.8
amps static from the little Medusa
- Castle Creations Phoenix 10
- 2 GWS Pico servos
- 6C 350 mah battery from CheapBatteryPacks.com
( Soon to be updated to a higher capacity
Bf 109 built by Greg Beshouri and Geoff
Geoff built the kit and Greg painted it
to represent a "Mersu" of the
Finnish Air Force as it appeared in the
summer of 1944. Nice work, guys!
Power is provided by a Mega 16/15/5 with a
APC 7x5e prop with a 3s1p 2100 LiPo.
Here's Greg's flight report:
"With ... a 5/8 throttle launch the
plane was very stable and nice looking!
Minimal trim was required. Beautiful loops
and rolls. Looks best just zooming in at low