Designed by:Ray Huntley
Model type:Electric fun-fly
A cute plane isn't she. Truth is you could probably build this one for little more than a few quid from the contents of your scrap box. Piwakawaka is a Maori name for an indigenous bird of New Zealand called The Fantail. Apparently it has erratic flitting flight. Not a trait that can be levelled at this model, you'll be pleased to hear.
Wingspan: 36 in (914mm)
Wingspan area: 2.4sq.ft (0.22sq.m)
All-up weight: 24oz (680g)
Wing loading: 10oz/sq.ft. (3kg/sq.m.)
C of G : 3 in (75mm) from wing i.e
Motor: AXI 2808/24
Battery: 8-cell 1050 NiMH
Control Functions: Aileron, elevator, rudder, throttle
Article featured in January 2006 RCM&E
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