Archive for November, 2011

The Return of the TigerKitten (2)

All the good things I promised a few months back are happening. Two of my friends and fellow model builders have formed a new kit production company, Premier Balsa Kits, and their first offering is a laser-cut short kit for theTigerKitten updated for brushless motors and LiPo power. I have agreed to build a new […]

The Return of the TigerCat

Not long after I finished the design work with the TigerKitten and got the airplane to the point where I was satisfied that I had it right, I developed a larger version. Originally this design was called the TigerCat, and was published as a design feature article in Model Aviation Magazine (January, 1993). A few […]

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Building the (old) FLYLINE Great Lakes 2T-1A kit (29)

It’s finished…done…ready to fly. As a matter of fact. the airplane has been flown successfully, but getting me, my photographer friend, and good weather together at the same time has been a problem so you’ll have to take my word for that part for a while. There were a couple of final details that needed […]