The SunBurn is a simple classic catapult launch or hand launch glider. Traditional building techniques are explored including: Shaping wings, block sanding dihedral breaks, and laminated fuselage assembly. We are certain you’ll agree that this is a weekend project with big rewards at the flying field.
[quote]A weekend project with big rewards[/quote]
Designed as a part of our introductory building with balsa wood workshop series, the SunBurn is well suited to the budding plans/scratch builder. Build this delightful hand launch glider. Build it!
SunBurn Plans are printed 1:1 (full scale) on premium white engineering bond (11×17 in. folded)
Span: 17.5 in.
Area: 48 sq. in.
Length: 16 5/8 in.
Average Flying Weight: 3/4 oz.
Control: Free Flight CLG/HLG
As featured in the July 2015 issue of Balsa Builder Magazine!
Need the laser-cut parts as well? A full kit of the SunBurn, is available as well featuring laser-cut parts, and including laser-cut building fixtures, catapult launch handle, and elastic.
Click Here for the SunBurn laser-cut glider kit.