The FF-29 Heinkel 112 is a 1/15 scale, Society of Antique Modelers qualified, flying model that uses the Box and Former method of construction.
Designed by Walter and Siegfried GŁnter of Ernst Heinkel Flugzeugwerke company and first flown in September 1935. The He 112 was a low wing monoplane fighter . It's obscurity is likely best understood by considering the fame of the plane it lost the competition to, the Messerschmitt Bf 109. The early He 112 models submitted for testing were inferior to the Messerschmitt Bf 109; they were a blend of old and new features that couldn't compete with the all-modern 109. The He 112 was not as successful as the Bf 109 but it was used by the armies of Germany, Romania, Japan, Hungary and Spain.
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size plan, building instructions, printed balsa wood, balsa stripwood, rubber motor, propeller, nose package, clear plastic for the windshield, wheels, landing gear, and Easy Built Lite colored tissue. You will need a building board, pins, hobby knife, sandpaper, and glue.
Class: Stand-off scale
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Experienced / Experienced
PVHC Price: $18.40