Whiz Kid

 

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Whiz Kid - completed model photo

Whiz Kid  
by Owen Kampen
from RCMplans (ref:196A)
December 1966 
44in span
Tags: IC R/C Cabin
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This plan was found online 28/02/2017 at: https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showpost.php?p=32701989&postcount=5276
Outerzone planID: 8493 | Filesize: 463KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: Circlip, RFJ

   

About this Plan

Whiz Kid - Radio control sport trainer model for Cox BB .049 and single channel radio. Uses Midwest moulded foam wing.

Quote: - "The Whiz Kid and Cessna 150 [see oz8492] introduce a new approach to 1/2A R/C models. Each is designed to fit a specific step in a building program guaranteed to set you off to a flying start in single channel RC. Both feature an unusual moulded foam wing and stab which combine to give a flight response unique in .049 class models. Thoroughly tested in hundreds of flights by modellers of all ages and degrees of experinece, they have proven to be exceptionally easy to build and fly, yet have survival rates far beyond the avaerage... "

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User comments

The Whiz Kid is Owen's predecessor of the RCM Ace Whizard , but used a molded foam wing and stabilizer set that was made by Midwest Manufacturing. I think Midwest produced a kit of this plane for a time. Not 100% positive of that, but I know they made a couple of .049 size aircraft using that wing and tail.
dfritzke - 15/03/2017
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