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Slingsby Type 13 Petrel (4.3m) – Short Kit (Set)

Short Kit includes: Plan, Canopy, Laser Cut Wood Pack. Chris Williams’ 1/4 scale, 4.3m Wingspan Slingsby Type 13 Petrel a truly evocative vintage soarer with impeccable manners.

£255.00

Short Kit (Set) Saving: 15%Usual Price: £284 (when purchasing component parts individually)
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Specification

Name: Petrel
Model type: 1/4-scale vintage sailplane
Designed by: Chris Williams
Wingspan: 4300mm
Fuselage length: 1818mm
All-up weight: 14lbs (6.3kg)

Functions (servos): Control deflections: Aileron +40mm, -20mm; AMT: ±18mm (measured at max.trailing edge width); rudder ±50mm
Spoiler mix: 30mm up aileron with max. spoiler

Full Description

The Petrel excels in light wind conditions, being able to turn tightly in the slightest patch of lift and is equally happy when the wind blows. The combination of up-going ailerons and spoilers is very effective, so landing in tight spaces is quite possible. Once you get to know your Petrel we’re sure you’ll find that it’ll be your go-to model when it’s time to go soaring.

A short kit usually contains, where available, the plan, the laser/CNC cut wood pack, additional wood pack, canopy, cowl or any other available Glass Fibre or plastic moulded items.

What’s in a Short Kit?

A short kit usually contains, where available, the plan, the laser/CNC cut wood pack, additional wood pack, canopy, cowl or any other available Glass Fibre or plastic moulded items.

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