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Sep 24, 2011, 09:37 PM
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need help identifying this model please


hello rcgers,I picked up this diamond in the ruff today and would like to fix it up a bit but I cant seem to find any info on the web,the guy I bought if from said it was an aero star biplane but I cant find any info,please help.it has a thunder tiger .61 engine if that helps with size. thanks for any help i can get,I really just want to find an engine cover for it.
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Oct 01, 2011, 01:04 PM
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Looks like a Sig Astro Hog bipe to me. Cabanes and interplane struts modified, or maybe from initial versions of the kit.


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Oct 05, 2011, 11:18 AM
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very interesting,thanks for the help.gives me something to go by.
Oct 12, 2011, 08:24 PM
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It's really the RCM Acro Star, which was kitted by Airtronics.

Desinged by Don Dewey and Lee Renaud.

Comes from April 1973 RCM as I recall. Plan no. PL-525. Still available.

It did not have a glass cowl. It was wood.

http://www.rcmplans.com/index.php?ma...oducts_id=1347

FYI, the Acro Star was a descendant of the Wayfarer which was a descendant of the Hobo.

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