Baby Boomer (oz3604)


Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - plan thumbnail

About this Plan

Baby Boomer. Powered glider. A small 2 channel powered glider for Cox TeeDee .010 power.

Quote: "Don't know if this will work but the CAD plans are at this site - the plane was designed by Scott Christensen. The photos attached are of the one I built a few years ago." This is a modern redrawn plan in PDFvector format, by Gene Rock.

Direct submission to Outerzone.


Did we get something wrong with these details about this plan (especially the datafile)? That happens sometimes. You can help us fix it.
Add a correction

Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - model pic


Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - pic 003.jpg
Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - pic 004.jpg
Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - pic 005.jpg
Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - pic 006.jpg
Baby Boomer (oz3604) by Scott Christensen 1987 - pic 007.jpg

Do you have a photo you'd like to submit for this page? Then email

User comments

Could do with confirmation of CG position. Thx
anon - 18/08/2014
The plane pictured [pic 003] is one I built from a copy of Scott's original sketches. Was able to fly it at a SMALL event in Little Rock, Arkansas as Scott flew his.
SteveStaples - 09/12/2016
Completed Baby Boomer model [main pic, 004-007]. Scott Christians delightful Baby Boomer design built for 3 Channel lightweight RC, 1806 Motor and 2s lipo battery. Fuselage broadened slightly to make room for a couple of carbon strengthening rods and snakes. Graphic comes from my lifelong love of all things 'Krautrock', painted fuselage and heat shrink flying surfaces.
David Oates - 12/11/2021
Question for Dave Oates. I don't have Dave's contact info. Can Dave comment on the set-up of the power pod in the "pusher" configuration in regards to "up thrust/side thrust" angles for the power pod. Thanks in advance for any help!
Dave Lentz - 13/11/2021
Hi Dave, it's been a bit of experimentation to be honest, which resulted in approx 2 or 3 degrees downthrust, no sidethrust. I started off with everything square (as far as I could tell) the motor is mounted on a ply disc so I could just add washers to adjust thrustline.
It has a gentle climb on about 1/2 throttle, since finishing we've had continuous wind so glides have been more about keeping it near to the field!
David Oates - 16/11/2021
Hi David, Thanks so much for providing your insight and experience with this! Baby Boomer is on my build list!
Dave Lentz - 17/11/2021
Add a comment



Download File(s):


* Credit field

The Credit field in the Outerzone database is designed to recognise and credit the hard work done in scanning and digitally cleaning these vintage and old timer model aircraft plans to get them into a usable format. Currently, it is also used to credit people simply for uploading the plan to a forum on the internet. Which is not quite the same thing. This will change soon. Probably.


This model plan (like all plans on Outerzone) is supposedly scaled correctly and supposedly will print out nicely at the right size. But that doesn't always happen. If you are about to start building a model plane using this free plan, you are strongly advised to check the scaling very, very carefully before cutting any balsa wood.


Terms of Use

© Outerzone, 2011-2022.

All content is free to download for personal use.

For non-personal use and/or publication: plans, photos, excerpts, links etc may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Outerzone with appropriate and specific direction to the original content i.e. a direct hyperlink back to the Outerzone source page.

Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site's owner is strictly prohibited. If we discover that content is being stolen, we will consider filing a formal DMCA notice.