This Discus 2b/2c is the latest standard class
(15 m) and open class (18 m with tips) from Shemp-Hirth. It superseded the Discus with this new planform and tip
poly break. This new poly wing lead to better handling in thermals.
With a span of 5 meters this 1:3 scale Discus
2b/2c is a very fine scale gliders. The cockpit comes finished with control columns,
upholstered seats, and some scale details such as instrument
mushrooms complete with instruments. All that remains for the builder to do is add a scale pilot for
This glider comes completely built, and
ready for radio installation. Only a few hours are required, before you go to the field.
The sheeted foam wings are glass and carbon reinforced and already covered with Oracover. Wings are coming with two sets of molded wingtips. Airbrakes are
installed and ready to be connected by the mean of a mini servo. Ailerons and
flaps are hinged ready to hook up. The high
gloss, gel coated Fiberglas fuselage has the wing joiner carrying tubes, the rudder
and elevator installed. The cockpit comes with all main components like the instrument mushrooms,
seats, head rests done, it is the most detailed cockpit ever made. Canopy opens like the full size.
Landing retractable wheel comes with brakes are installed and ready to work,
like the tow release. A small package hardware and short building instructions are completing the kit. If you would like to venture into
large scale gliders this
2b/2c is a must!
Landing gear with brake are detailed. Cockpit with stuffing and painting
instrument panel. Landing retractable
wheel comes with brakes are installed and ready to work, like the tow
release. A small package hardware and short building instructions are
completing the kit.
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Discus 2b/2c, 5 m, RTF
standard kit, price:
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