RC Classifieds > Airplanes > Biplanes > Gas or Glow
 
Midwest Super Stinker - 1.2 RTF (RTF)
Views: 1244

THIS AD IS INACTIVE OR EXPIRED


 

Sign in to Make Offer

SHOPPER CONTROL PANEL
  • Sign up Free to Respond!
    Check Book Values
    Tell A Friend
  •  
    Item Number 867681
    Quantity 1
    Asking Price USD $1,000.00
    Placed 09/01/2012 7:49:07 PM
    Offer History View Offers

    Transaction Details
    Item Location:
    Princeton, IN USA
    See Map

    I will ship to:
    US & Canada Only

    Shipping Terms:
    Buyer pays actual shipping costs to be determined at closing

    Special Shipping Instructions:
    To Big to ship...but will discuss it. Would like pick up

    Payment Forms Accepted:
    Money Order ~ PayPal

    Payment Terms:
    None Given
     
    Seller Details
    Seller: Wilson4824
    Last login: 8/27/2014 2:07:PM  (Market Authorized Member)

    Average Response Time: This measurement shows how responsive the seller has been over the past 3 months. Measurements started with offers and questions placed on January 17, 2006.
    - Offers: No data yet
    - Questions: No data yet

    Ratings:
    - 2 member ratings ( 2 Good )

    History:
  • Member Since Oct 2006
  • Auctions placed: 0
  • Classifieds placed: 27

    See other items from this seller

  • Product Guide Information
     This product appears in the RCUniverse product guide. Learn more about this product.
      This product's member rating when new (7 Reviews):

    Get More Product Details

    Item Details
    Readiness:RTF Click to learn about readiness definitions like RTR or ARF etc
     
    Condition:Used Excellent
     
    Why Selling: On to other projects
     
    Willing to Trade: Yes

    Item Description:

    I have flown this plane about 3 years now. It is built straight. A true 8 out of 10 one the nice scale!

    It has a little hanger harsh but no major issues. Flies geat Not a 3D biplane its all old school aerobatics but does them great! Never had a hard landing or crash!

    This plane is to big to ship.. but if buy paids for all materials and cost of shipping . I will build a crate for shipping.



    Aircraft Type: Aerobatic Biplane

    Mfg. By: Midwest Products, Inc., (Out of Production)

    Mfg. Sug: Retail Price $374.95

    Wingspan: 60" (Top), 58-1/2" (Bottom)

    Wing Chord: 10-1/2 Inches

    Total Wing Area: 1240 Sq. In.

    Fuselage Length: 60 Inches

    Stabilizer Span: 24 Inches

    Total Stab Area: 170 Sq. In.

    Radio /servos: NO radio installed ailerons and elevators older JR 517BB Rudder is Pull Pull

    Engine Make & Disp.: (Moki 1.8 w/Bisson Pitts StyleMuffler)APC 18x8 Prop

    Tank Size Used: Du-Bro 24 Oz.(about 10min Flight time)

    Weight, Ready to Fly: about 14lbs

    This is review from June 1999 R/C Modeler

    Vol. 36 - No. 6 by Jerry Festa

    WE LIKED THE: Ease of construction, well-engineered cabane alignment, quality of die-cutting, and flight performance.

    WE DIDN'T LIKE THE: Attaching hinges to plywood wingtip.

    Every so often, a particular model arrives on the modeling scene and, for some reason, pulls dearly at your heart. This may happen when a manufacturer first releases the kit; at other times, it strikes when you see one of them fly at your local field. In the case of Midwest's Super Stinker, I was impressed when I saw a prototype at Toledo, but after I saw one fly, it quickly became a "gotta have" addition to my hangar. When Jim Pearson asked if I would build one for a kit review, it must have taken a whole microsecond to accept! After talking it over with my wife, it was decided that this was going to be one of those "special" planes in that it would be built and decked out "First Class" - meaning items like servos, engines, accessories, etc., would be the best. Not that any of these items would be necessary for this plane to perform up to its potential, but an opportunity like this doesn't come along every day, so when the UPS man dropped off the 12" x 6.5" x 39" box, my "banker" and I had a wife-to-husband talk! The Super Stinker would require a new engine, seven servos, along with a fiberglass cowl and wheel pants. These were serious considerations, but well worth the additional efforts needed to obtain these items.


     
    Photo Gallery

    Click photos to see enlarged images
     
    Midwest Super Stinker - 1.2  RTF
    Right-click to save
    Midwest Super Stinker - 1.2  RTF
    Right-click to save
     
    Member Posts to this Ad
     
    WHY IT'S CRITICAL FOR BUYERS TO USE THE "MAKE OFFER" FORM VS. EMAIL

      
    Posted By:
    Wilson4824

    (Market Authorized Member)



    Register to reply


    Joined: 10/19/2006
    Last login:
    8/27/2014 2:07:PM
    Location: IN, USA
    SELLER REPLY:

    Sorry Chris .. No plans or manual.
    I can trace the end struts if you like.
    I have not 0 waah out
    But -1 incidnets on the top wing and 0 on the bottom.
    09/02/2012 09:38 PM   SIGN IN OR JOIN FREE TO RESPOND    PROFILE
     
    Posted By:
    fly giants

    (Market Authorized Member)

    Register to reply


    Joined: 7/27/2011
    Last login:
    8/19/2014 6:40:PM
    Location: IL, USA
    what are you looking for in trade
    09/05/2012 07:10 PM   SIGN IN OR JOIN FREE TO RESPOND    PROFILE
     
    Posted By:
    Wilson4824

    (Market Authorized Member)



    Register to reply


    Joined: 10/19/2006
    Last login:
    8/27/2014 2:07:PM
    Location: IN, USA
    SELLER REPLY:

    Here is a list of items I would concern trading for of equal value.

    Warbirds, gas or electric.

    Specktum rec'

    A travel Air Mystery ship build or kit

    but open to other airplane items too.

    09/06/2012 01:46 PM   SIGN IN OR JOIN FREE TO RESPOND    PROFILE
    Classifieds > Airplanes > Biplanes > Gas or Glow

    Sign in to Make Offer




     



     
    RCUniverse is a service of Internet Brands, Inc. Copyright © 2001-2014.
    Terms of Service | Privacy Policy
     
    GET FREE RC CONTENT FOR YOUR WEBSITE

    Search | Marketplace | Event Central | Local Clubs | Magazine | Product Ratings | New Products | Discussion Forums

    Photo Gallery | Instructor Search | Field|Track|Marina Search | RCU Youtube Channel | | RCU Twitter!

    Member Locator | Advertisers | Hobby Vendor Resources | Rate Manufacturers | Sign In/Sign Up

    Products Videos WattFlyer.com RC Classifieds

    RCU4 | 54.83.141.145 | 0 | 1 | 01:03:23 AM EST | NC