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Sig or BUSA Cub?

Old 06-19-2021, 01:45 PM
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Norm Nestie
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Default Sig or BUSA Cub?

Couldn't find a kit building forum so thought I'd try this forum. Would like to build 1/4 scale Cub and wonder if anyone might have an opinion on Sig vs Balsa USA kit. Thanks in advance.
Old 06-24-2021, 09:59 AM
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There's a kit building forum in the airplanes section. Just scroll down a ways.
Old 08-17-2021, 04:18 AM
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I've owned the 1/4 sig cub and if i had to choose again, i would go with balsa usa for the wing design
Old 06-18-2022, 05:49 AM
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Did both some 30 years ago. From what I remember the Sig was easier than the BUSA but the BUSA kit was a much nicer and better designed kit. When they were side by side everyone was much more impressed with the BUSA.
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I haven't built the Balsa USA cub but have built 3 different Sig 1/4 scale kits. The yellow j-3 has over 450 flights and the l-4 has around 50 flights

Sig kit built and crashed in mid 1980s

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