Slow Flyer

Homemade extremely lightweight Slow Flyer RC Plane

Slow Flyer

Hydro Slow Flyer another ultralight aircraft for water take off and landing


Materials: 3mm Axton (Leroy Merlin) XPS foam (density 26kg/m3) + 4 mm white foam, Depron 3mm, 6mm+ balsa 1.5mm, aircraft plywood 1.5mm, Bamboo Skewers 3mm, UHU Por glue
Wingspan: 1,8m (70")
Wing area: 33,6 dm2
Wing loading: 4,2 g/dm2 (1,38 oz/sq.ft)
Length: 890 mm (35")
Flying Weight: 142g (5 oz)
Motor: 1304 3000kv (9g)
Propeller: 6030
Receiver mini : FlySky FS2A 4CH (2g)
Transmitter: FlySky FS-i6X ($45)
ESC: VGood 6A (7g)
Servos: EMAX ES9051 (5g)x2
LiPo battery: 350 mah 2S 7.4V (20g)
LiHV battery: 380 mah 2S 7.6V (18g)
Carbon Strips: 0.5mm x 3mm
Carbon Fiber Rods: 1mm
Nylon Control Horn with Clevis (0,52+0,34g):
Control Horn (0,5g)

Free plans

Print in actual size (100%) A3 297 x 420 mm (11.7 x 16.5 inches) or A4 Download PDF

Slow Flyer RC plane plans

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How to Make tutorial video

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