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E Flight Airplanes
Stearman

The Robbe / Astra Stearman PT-17 from Hobby Lobby.

Wings straightened out using hair dryer for heat.

Stearman wings flattened

The wings are two pics pasted together.

Fuse sanded.jpg

Fuse before and after priming

fuseprimed.jpg

stfuse3.jpg

Finally finished painting, Ready to start building!

st_motor2.jpg

Cooling holes in gearbox.

st_magnets.jpg

Eight tiny neodym magnets hold on the dummy motor, four on the fuse and four on the motor.

st_motor5.jpg

Click on pictures for larger view.

stfuse1.jpg

Ailerons cut out

ST_Ailer.jpg

New bulkhead and landing gear. Part with T shape opening is original bulkhead and thick wire is original landing gear.

st_blkh2.jpg

st_bthatch.jpg

Moved battery hatch to bottom of fuse, going to use 8 cell 1000 mah NiMH flat packs.

st_wingmount.jpg

Lower wing mounts before painting.

st_wingm_screw.jpg

You can see all four servos, the rx and the wire to the esc forward.

st_mono_3.jpg