Archie Adamisin wanted to build this original Comet Dimer. He traced the parts from the original plan and created other parts where they were not available. I laser-cut those parts for him and he built the model – and flew it in the middle of snowy Kentucky!
This is a reproduction of the original Comet A-148 kit (in the 1936 Comet Catalog) with only a couple of minor changes. This will come with a copy of the original Comet plan, to sheets of laser-cut balsa parts, and a set of notes that Archie compiled.
This SHORT KIT contains a copy of the Comet plan and two sheets of laser cut parts.
Here’s a video of Archie’s prototype flying indoors.
Download Free Printed Tissue Templates HERE.
Archie’s prototype used a 5.5″ NP Prop with a loop of 3/32″ rubber and came out at 11 grams ready to fly without rubber.
ALL VOLARE KITS ARE MADE IN SMALL BATCHES. IF STOCK-ON-HAND IS ZERO, A NEW BATCH WILL BE PRODUCED SOON. SIMPLY ORDER ANYWAY AND WE WILL MAKE THEM.
|Target Weight:||12-14 grams|
|Rubber:||Loop of 1/8″ or 3/32″|
|Nose Bearing:||0.032″ or .047″ Peck or Gizmo Geezer|
|Shaft:||0.032″ or .047″|
|Peg:||3/32″ Alum Tube|
|# of laser cut Sheets? 2
Kit? Short Kit
Contest Winner? YES!
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