Vailly Aviation P-47 Thunderbolt Plan
The Vailly Aviation giant scale Republic P-47 Thunderbolt is 1/5th scale. The plans show an all built-up structure drawn full size and includes the installation of flaps and retracts. The plans is available in either bubble or razorback variants. Our plans show both versions and include full size templayes for all ribs amd formers.
Primary construction is light plywood, balsa and spruce using conventional “Tried and True” materials and building techniques. All structures (with the exception of the rudder) are built-up and are either sheeted with 1/8" or 3/32" balsa. The rudder is fabric covered as per the prototype. No foam is used what-so-ever. A four to six channel radio is required. The Thunderbolt uses 5.50 or 6 inch diameter wheels and a 1/5 scale WW II pilot figure.
HOLK RC can also provide seperately the laser cut short kit for this model as well as the fibreglass components and canopy.
Completed Model Specification
Wingspan: 92 inches , 2336.8mm
Length: 78 inches , 1981.2mm
Wing area: 1750sq/in
Weight 13 to 16kgs
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.