Developed by Don Luscombe, the Monocoupe's were the most successful stock plane racers during the Golden Age of air racing (1927-47). Beating out more powerful planes, the Monocoupe was an economical, easy to fly aircraft.
This kit of the Monocoupe 90A is a 1/9.6 scale flying model that uses the Box and Former method of construction. This superbly designed model can also be converted to gas or electric power. (Below, see photos of one r/c conversion.) This kit qualifies for Society of Antique Modelers contests.
This free flight rubber powered kit contains a full-size rolled plan, building instructions, printed balsa wood, hand-picked balsa stripwood, rubber motor, 11" Peck 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: $32.97