The Curtiss Robin is a 1/33 scale, SAM qualified flying model. Curtiss Airplane produced the popular Curtiss Robin mail plane until 1932. Douglas "Wrong-Way" Corrigan flew the Curtiss Robin J-1 Special airplane in 1943. He wanted permission to fly nonstop from NY to Ireland but was refused. Instead he got "lost" after leaving NY and ended up in Ireland.
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: Scale flyer
Building Skill / Flying Skill: Experienced / Easy
PVHC Price: $10.38