OK. There a number of “special” planes that every aviation buff knows and this is one of them.
The Spruce Goose
It was originally designed by Dumas as a static display model but with modern gear in them people are beefing them up and converting them to R/C
Some of these pics may not be made from this kit and are for illustration purposes only ( and to make you want one)
I have one kit only. No electrics.
Pictures are for illustration purposes only.
This is a laser cut kitset and requires construction.
Here is a link to someone who built and flew one of these kits
Hand selected balsa parts.
Precision laser cut parts.
Color peel and stick decal set.
Vacuum molded plastic parts.
Full size plans with step by step instructions.
Lightweight colored tissue (grey in color).
Wing span: 30″ (762mm)
Airfoil: flat bottom (high wing placement)
Length: 21″ (533mm)
Dumas Product Number: 322
All the wood to build the airplane and floats
Eight wood construction, 4-bladed props
One plastic cowling
One peel and stick decal sheet
Two 20″ x 30″ pieces of grey tissue paper
Full size plan sheet with instructions
One vacuum formed canopy
Vacuum formed floats
Requirements & Suggestions
Hobby knife, razor blade, canopy scissors, paint for cowling, sand paper, white glue to attach covering, dope for shrinking the tissue