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Hostetler Turner Special (25%) Plan

Hostetler Turner Special (25%) Plan


The Wendell Hostetler giant scale Turner Special plan is 25% scale and consists of 2 large sheets that clearly illustrate all structure as well as show installation of servos and landing gear. The basic structure use conventional modelling tools and materials such as balsa and plywood. The building techniquies required are straight forward and easily accomplished by anyone with previous model building experience.


The laser cut short kit is also available through HOLK RC please contact us for more infomation or look under the short kit category.


The full size Turner Special aircraft won the 1938 Thompson Trophy race at 456km/hr. The original aircraft was put into storage for 29 years at Weir cook airport until it was restored. It was in 1972 transferred to the Smithsonian. The aircraft retirde with less than 30 hours flying time. 

  • Shipping Info

    Shipping costs for Australian residents will be charged at checkout. If you are a customer from outside Australia please contact us for a postage cost and we will happy supply you with the international postage cost. 

  • Tech Specs

    Scale: 25%

    Wingspan: 84 inches , 2,133.6mm

    Length: 70 inches , 1,778mm

    Wing area: 1275sq/in

    Weight 9 - 11kgs

    Power 50 - 75cc

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