Curtiss SB2C Helldiver parkflyer scale model designed by Pat Tritle and featured in the March 2019 issue of "Model Aviation" magazine. The model is designed for fixed landing gear, although a builder could add retracts if desired. (Retract installation is not shown on the plans.)
The short kit includes laser-cut balsa and plywood parts, a vacuum-formed plastic cowl with simulated engine, and sheet plastic canopy parts. The cowl is available separately.
PLANS ARE NOT INCLUDED. The plans are available as a download from Model Aviation magazine. Click the "Instructions" tab for downloadable plans and instructions.
Wingspan: 48 inches
Area: 396 square inches
Flying Weight: 25 ounces
Motor: Suppo 2217/9T Outrunner
ESC: 20 Amp
Battery: 2S 2000mAH
Propeller: APC 11x5.5E
Controls: 4 Channel (Aileron, Elevator, Throttle, Rudder)
Servos: 2 each Suppo S-60 (Ailerons)
2 each Suppo S-90 (Rudder, Elevator)