BLACK WIDOW P-61

FROM
DRAWING
BOARD TO
RUNWAY

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FROM A 1/48 PLASTIC MODEL KIT BASED ON AUTHENTIC PLANS AND PHOTOS OF A P61, WE ARE CREATING PLANS FOR A 1/9.6 MODEL.
OTHER SPECS: Wingspan is 82.5", Using CLARK "Y" Airfoil with Spoilerons
Note: After the first flight [& crash], the wingspan was expanded by 8".
THANKS FOR ALL THOSE WHO HAVE HELPED GET THIS PROJECT ON THE DRAWING BOARD AND GIVEN ADVICE.
  1- Start Fuselage and Wing plans
  2- BENCH TEST CRITICAL PARTS
  3- Testing Spoilerons & Ailerons
  4- FUSELAGE AND BOOM SECTIONS
  5- Assembled Center Wing, Fuselage & Boom Sections
  6- Tail Booms, Stabilizers, Elevator & Rudder
  7- Forming & Installing the Spoilerons
  8- Flap Servo & Boxing the Spoilerons
  9- Wing Alignment, Balsa Planking, Spoileron Access Door [3-1-00]
10- Black Widow Aileron [3/9/00]
11- Black Widow Assembly and Construction [3/12/02]
12- Black Widow On The Runway [4/17/02]
13- First Flight of the Black Widow [May, 2002]


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