Our classic all-wood Handlaunch design that exceeds all price/performance goals!
1.5 meter, 2-channel R/C Hand Launch Glider intended for the beginning HLG flyer, sport flyer, or as a low-cost practice and backup ship for the contest flyer. Particularly good in light-air conditions. A great airplane to help your hand launch flying skills to develop!
Performance is competitive with glass fuselage/ foam wing models, but with stability and handling designed for beginning flyers. Airfoils designed for easy handling, excellent launch, even at low weights, while still providing excellent low speed performance.
Wingspan: 59 inches
Wing Area: 410 square inches
Fuselage Length: 39 inches
Weight: 8.1 to 13.7 oz. (Depending on radio & covering options)
Easy construction. Very thorough and recently updated NEW COLOR instructions!
All Wood Construction for low cost and easy maintenance
Laser cut ribs. Other key components are either laser cut or machined!
Wing rib shapes adjusted for covering sag to provide an accurate airfoil shape!
Fuselage is large enough for a 250 mah battery and standard servos. Can easily be slimmed-down during construction to fit micro size gear!
Conventional & V-tail parts included!
Fuselage includes basswood finger peg that doubles as a towhook mount for hi-starts
Two piece wing option available