Junior 60 (oz9995)
About this Plan
Keil Kraft Junior 60. Free flight gas powered sport model. 5 ft span for engines of 5-7cc. Weight approx 3-4 lbs.
A classic design. The Junior 60 was an enormously popular and successful free flight model in the UK, and as such was often also used as a first R/C sport and trainer model.
Quote: "The Junior 60 is a 60 inch span free flight model of simple and rugged design. It is also Britain's most popular model for radio control."
The original KK kit dates from 1946. There is also a later revised 1955 Junior 60 (oz1398) plan available, with a wider body for easier RC installation.
This plan bears the legend: "Plan from Derick Scott".
This plan is stamped as Archive #003676 from the Cooperative Plans Service. See their website at www.co-op-plans.com
Note the actual wingspan of the Junior 60 is (rather confusingly) 63 inches. For reasons unknown, Keil Kraft continually referred to it, and advertised it, as being 60 inches in wingspan. Many thanks to Brian Cox for help with this.
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
Do you have a photo you'd like to submit for this page? Then email email@example.com
User commentsIs there an Indoor size plan available please?
Tom Maddison - 17/06/2019
Hi Steve and Mary. Please find attached photos of my latest model from your fantastic Outerzone plan service. It's the original Albert E Hatfull Junior 60 1946 version, I would have been two when originally designed [more pics 004, 005]. I always wanted to build one so here it is, split wing version. I must admit its been a most enjoyable build. Just waiting for the maiden flight. Once again, thanks for making these vintage plans available.
AlanDavis - 21/07/2019
You may be interested in a picture of my Junior 60 in flight [more pics 006].
David Davis - 18/10/2019
Picture of my 60 inch KK Junior 60 [more pics 007].
Joseph Beck - 17/02/2020
Add a comment
* 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.
© Outerzone, 2011-2019.
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.