|Sep 16, 2010, 11:27 AM|
New 84" Wedell Williams GILMORE Red Lion Racer from AirShowRC
I uwrapped this model for inspection before I send it off to Japan.
I thought since it was out of the bags, I would snap some photos.
This is a really nice model.
I thought you guys might enjoy these.
Here is the description from the website:
BH Models Gilmore Red Lion Wedell-Williams ARF 45-50cc or Electric. This is
the big version of the Gilmore Red Lion Wedell-Williams racer. The classic lines
from the 30's racers never go out of style. To ease transportation the Gilmore features a two part wing!
Built-up balsa and plywood construction
Fiberglass cowl and wheel pants
Detailed dash and pilot
Aluminum tube spar with 2 piece plug-in wing
Factory painted and installed pilot
F/G Cowl with dummy cylinders
Molded wheel covers
Servos: 5 x High Torque, 1 x Std.
Radio System: 6 Channels
Petrol Engine: 45/50cc 2-Stroke
Length: 1640mm (64.57in)
Weight: 5.9kg (12.98lbs)
Wingspan: 2150mm (84.65in)
|Sep 16, 2010, 08:11 PM|
It appears they are made from stainless steel.
Maybe the painted pieces are steel.
|Sep 16, 2010, 08:56 PM|
I looked at one of these kits at the Toledo WEAK Signals show.
It was on sale for $419 but the guy wouldn't ship it and I rode up with friends in a smaller compact car, so no room to take it home, or I would have had one. Local Hobby Shop sales this same kit for $549
It is a nice airplane.
I have a 71 inch wingspan Travel Air Mystery ship short kit from Reese models, exceptionally nice kit!
I really like the Golden Age racers
Also have a Bud Nosen Mister Mulligan kit on the shelf awaiting the workbench along with a Monocoupe 90A by Ikon Nwst, 96 inch wingspan.
|Sep 16, 2010, 08:58 PM|
What are you asking for the BH Gilmore Special or is it for sale?
Why not show us what you have available from your factory in China?
I would be interested in seeing anything you have.
I'd like to see someone come out with a large scale Ercoupe ARF
You can find about everything but !
|Sep 16, 2010, 09:08 PM|
|Sep 17, 2010, 09:13 AM|
This one is manufactured by BH Models. We just sell it.
You can see it here: http://www.airshowrc.com/index.html
If you get a chance, you can click it.
|Sep 17, 2010, 11:02 AM|
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