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Balsa Usa 1/6 Thomas-Morse S-4C Kit 53Ws

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Built by the Thomas-Morse Aircraft Corporation located in Ithaca, NY, the Thomas Morse S-4C Scout affectionately known as "Tommy" by the men who flew it, is probably best known American built single seat aircraft of the First World War.

Kit Features

  • Quality AAA Balsa
  • Aircraft Quality Plywood
  • All Wood Construction
  • Precision Jig-Cut Parts
  • Step-by-step Photo Illustrated Instructions
  • Full-Size Rolled Plans
  • Fall-OutTM Die Cut Parts
  • Molded ABS Plastic Cowl
  • Pre-Bent Landing Gear
  • Name Brand Complete Hardware Package


  • Wing Span: 53 inches
  • Wing Area: 1 016 sq. in.
  • Flying Weight: 6-7 lbs
  • Fuselage Length: 40 3/8 inches
  • Wing Loading: 13-16 oz./sq. ft.
  • Engine Size: .40-.45 4-Stroke Glow

Center of Gravity: 3-5/8 inches back from the leading edge of the Top Wing.

Control Throws:
Elevator: 1-1/2 inches up and down.
Rudder: 2 inches left and right.
Ailerons: 1 inch up and down.
Aileron Differential: 1 inch up and 1/2 inch down (differential recommended).

Top Wing: +1 Degree.
Bottom Wing: -1-0.0 Degrees.
Tail: 0.0 Degrees.
Engine Thrust Line: 1-2 Degrees DOWN, 1 Degree RIGHT.

  • 18400 1/6 Scale Wms. Bros. Sportsman Pilot
  • 486 1/6 Scale Du-Bro Vintage Wheels 4.66"
  • 674 Du-Bro 8oz. Fuel Tank
  • D414 Vinyl Decals - Roundels
  • Solartex: (1)-5m roll
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