Full Size Printed Peanut Scale Plans Corby Starlet his stubby little homebuilt still makes long flights .
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Even though it's not the configuration you might look for to get long flights, and with additional sheeting and heavy canopy, this stubby little homebuilt still makes long flights .
One Full size Printed plan on an 11” x 17” sheet
Three Pages of notes and photos
By WALT MOONEY
The model in the photo weighs 21 grams, complete with a rubber motor. This is rather heavy for a competitive Peanut, but the model is still capable of making flights of 25 to 30 seconds. Most
of the excess weight is due to the use of a cut-down Sig six-inch canopy which was designed for U-Control models, and as a consequence, is much heavier than necessary. A heavy plastic propeller is required to balance the model as built. Also, to maintain the basic character of the Starlet, more than the usual amount of sheet covering was used. No matter how thin sheet balsa is, it is still heavy