Build of the balsa kit, L4 Grasshopper, from mountain models.
Start of the fuse build.
Forward & Mid Hatch build
Fuse build complete for balsa parts
Building landing gear.
Landing gear, tied with spider wire, complete
Begin Tail build
Ready for receiver
First ever balsa build. Kit from Alien Aircraft. This post to picture document the build.
Fuse built first
Wing built in 3 pieces. This is the center unit.
Right side of the wing is built next.
Laying out the beginning of the left side of the wing.
Fuse with Tower monocoat
Begin Wing covering
adding cut monocoat graphics
Mako scratchbuit from plans posted by wmparkflyers
Scratchbuilt from flitetest plans, depron and Epp covered with wing tape.
Scratchbuilt using Newtonairlines blog. Twin boom pusher (pine) with 1400kv and 8×4 prop.