World Models probably manufacture more Piper Cub A.R.T.F models than any other A.R.T.F producer. With a pedigree in Piper Cub design from small E.P and Power to medium size models, to large 120 size models and With a trend to larger and larger models, World Models have responded with some nice large scale models like this 1/3rd Piper Cub.
The model is shockingly realistic in flight and could easily be mistaken for a full size. There's no doubt that World Models specialise in various sizes of J3 Cubs with much success. This is yet another winner in the World of the World Models.
Please note our standard carriage terms do not apply to this model. Cost of carriage will be qouted on application. If possible collection of the model is recommended to avoid damage in transit.
This Cub is 1/3 scale and its proportions are huge. For the experienced modeller only - Please read on
The World Models 1/3rd Scale J3 Cub - Order Code No. : A186
Specifications and further Information
- Wing Span : 141 in / 3580 mm
- Wing Area : 2821 sq in / 182 sq dm
- Flying Weight : 28.5 lds / 13000 g
- Fuselage Length : 91.5 in / 2330 mm
- Engine Required : 80 c.c. gasoline engine
- Radio Required : 4-channel radio w/ 6 servos
- Key Features
- 1/3 scale with astonishing scale looks
- Top quality balsa and plywood construction
- Hand-ironed on covering film
- Pre-painted fiberglass cowling
- Detachable main wing with dual aileron servos
You will need other items to complete this model
In the U.K you may need to liase with the Large Model Association to complete this model to CAA standards required in the U.K before flight.
Note : This model is huge and cannot be covered by our default carraige charges. This model kit will be subject to special carriage charges, please enquire before ordering or purchasing
It is our recommendation that Joining the Large Model Association, obtaining appropriate documents and insurance is somethings that should be completed before flying this large model aeroplane.
Join the Large Model Association - More details at this link
High power servos and batteries are available on this site. You can not use economic standard servos in this model. You need some high power servos and if in doubt we can advise on what you will need.
The photographs below are from a selection of Steve Webb Models customers and show various Piper Cubs in action. Please note that the J3 in this listing is Yellow ( what other colour would a Cub be?)