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Scale Pitts S1-T, S1-S, and a Challenger.

Discussion in 'Giant / Scale Scratch and Kit Build Threads' started by acerc, Apr 27, 2015.

   
  1. BalsaDust

    BalsaDust Moderator

    So are there any kits out there for a 20-55cc Pitts S-1???? I have found a few sets of plans out there that don't look all that part to build but I'm not in the mood to take on making a cowl and canopy. Just wondering that's all.
     
  2. No kits in that size that I know of. Rick Boyer, whom has the rights to Sheber and Knoll plans, carries
    Andy Sheber 33% Pitts S-1S plans
    Andy Sheber 25% Pitts S-2A plans
    Andy Sheber 33% Pitts S-2A plans
    Frank Knoll 38% Christen Eagle plans
    Direct Connection 30% Ultimate plans
    and http://fiberglassspecialtiesinc.com/ carries cowls, pants, and canopies for all of Ricks plans.
    Rick can be reached by email at, rickboyer1984@gmail.com
    And for a scale tailwheel https://ohiosuperstar.squarespace.com/spring-style-tail-wheels/dsk6q4fbxxnnahzwflfypum30qyx05 in 1/4 scale is the best.
    I have the 1/4 scale on my 1/3 scale Pitts and the 1/3 scale on the 46%'er, they look and work great.
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2017
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  3. @Pistolera,
    Are you associated with that S1-T? If so could I get a pic of the top hinge line. I am going to redo my cowl and using the hatch lines would simplify it. I only have one pic but it is not a real clear view but close enough if I had one more agree with it.
     
    Last edited: Aug 8, 2017
  4. Pistolera

    Pistolera HEY!..GET OUTTA MY TREE!

    I was, years ago. That was the T model I flew in IAC competition. I sold it in '92..... so sorry can'y get you any pics other than the few I have posted and maybe a couple more in my files.
     

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  5. That's ok, I found a couple of my particular plane with the right views for the cowl line's.
     
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