Originally Posted by rjtw
I purchased this Prather Little Toni QM kit brand new sometime in the late '70s and thought it would be great to take it out of the attic and put it together using many of the traditional building and finishing techniques of the day -- but as an electric conversion. It'll probably end up being a hangar queen, but I want to build it the way I always pictured it. I'm especially interested to see how the glass-over-balsa finish will work out with electric power.
Now, on to some pictures...
Awesome! There is a nitro version of that plane hanging in my local Hobby World. It's one awesome fast looking plane, especially with those super narrow wheel pants and skinny aluminum wheels.