1/4 Scale EPB1C Backstrom

1/4 Scale EPB-1C Backstrom Short Kit
Sales price 95,00 €
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The EPB-1 Flying Plank was designed by Al Backstrom of Irvin, Texas with the help of Phil Easley and Jock Powell. These designers were seeking a simple to build and inexpensive aircraft with performance comparable to the WWII surplus sailplanes then in wide-spread use.
Approximately 150 sets of Flying Plank plans were sold, and a total of 16 are known to have been built.

The Model :

Wingspan : 2m

Fuselage Lenght : 0.63m

Weight : 2Kgs Approx

RC Functions : Ailerons / Elevator (Flying wing) / Rudder

 

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