P-61 Black Widow Short Kit by Ziroli
This is the Short kit for the giant scale Ziroli P-61 Black Widow which has a wingspan of 114 inches and is 1/7th scale. This short kit consists of a complete set of laser cut balsa and plywood formers and ribs as laid out on the plans which will enable to construction of this model. The P-61 Black Widow features a three piece wing and the basic structures use conventional “modeling” tools and materials such as balsa and plywood, and the techniques are straightforward; easily accomplished by anyone with previous model building experience.
There are a number of build forums online at rcgroups.com and rcscalebuilder.com.
The sinister looking Black Widow was built to an Army specification issued in 1940 and eventually saw service with both the Air Corps and Marines. Designed primarily as a night fighter, much of it's equipment was the then secret Radar.
Wingspan: 114 inches , 2895.6mm
Length: 84 inches , 2133.6mm
Wing area: 1875sq/in
Weight 17 to 21kgs
Power 2 x 38-50cc
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.