Comet Clipper 96" 91 Size Vintage
The Comet Clipper was a classic free flight design by Carl Goldberg from 1938.
We have taken those classic lines and re-drawn a completely new plan for a 96" 91 four stroke RC version of this classic. Classics like this, especially at 96", make for the most enjoyable and relaxing flying, perfect for the Sunday morning at your club, They almost levitate off the ground and stooge around the sky on reasonable amounts of throttle.
- Wingspan: 96" / 2438mm
- Number of channels: 3
- Recommended engine size: 91 four stroke or electric equivalent
Materials Required For Short Kit Airframe Completion:
(These materials are included in the Complete Airframe Kit)
- 1.0 x 100 x 915 Balsa Sheet x 2
- 1.5 x 100 x 915 Balsa Sheet x 2
- 3.0 x 100 x 1220 Balsa Sheet x 1
- 6.5 x 6.5 x 915 Balsa Sticks x 30
- 6.5 x 6.5 x 1220 Balsa Sticks x 4
- 12.5 x 12.5 x 915 Balsa Sticks x 1
- 6.5 x 9.5 x 1220 Spruce Sticks x 4
- 12.5 x 12.5 x 300 Engine Bearer x 2
- 4.0 x 900 Pine Dowel x 1
- 6.0 x 900 Pine Dowel x 1
- Music Wire 3/32" x 36" x 1
- Music Wire 5/32" x 36" x 1
Short Kit Or Complete Airframe Kit?
A Short Kit includes a full size printed plan and all of the laser cut parts that are required as part of the complete airframe build.
Items such as wing ribs, dihedral joiners, fuselage formers & fuselage parts, doublers, bulkheads and so on.
Every part which is a complex cut is precisely laser cut as per the plan and included in the short kit. Some kits may also include vacuum formed ABS parts like canopies or cowlings.
With a Short Kit, the only items you need to add to the laser cut parts to build a complete airframe are components which are simply cut to length. Parts such as wing spars, wing sheeting or fuselage sheeting for example.
A Complete Airframe Kit includes the Laser Cut Short Kit, plus the entire list of additional materials required to complete the airframe build.
Select this option when adding to your cart to purchase all of the materials required to complete the airframe build.
Every kit includes a full size printed plan, and where available the designers original construction notes. The kits do not include miscellaneous hardware such as pushrods, control horns, hinges, wheels etc.