Note: We will be bringing a few painted kits back to the website. I have an apprentice painter starting out. The cost of the planes I paint are going up and will be a custom order by phone. The apprentice planes still look good and are inspected by me and the Boss aka Barb for quality and uniformity. Freehand hand air brushing is an art and one has to start at the beginning, i know I did!
This plane has been a hit everywhere it flies! It's great for both
those just learning to fly or 3D and the pro flyer.The Yak flies like
its' depron brother, but has the "bounce-ability" of EPP.This plane was
designed by Leadfeather from RCGroups, and is being made available
through WMPF with his permission. Be sure to check out the forum here and the build guide here .
All flat foamies now come with the trussing for the bottom included in the kit at no extra charge.
Yak 55 Attributes:
- Durable & easy to repair
- Easy to hover
- Ability to fly in tight quarters
- 3D capability
Wing Span: 32.5
All up Weight: 6.5 to 7oz
Standard Foam With Spars Short Kit:
This option has foam
parts with spar grooves cut in, hinges beveled and glued. All control
horn slots as well as trussing slots are laser cut. The Carbon fiber
spars are included and glued in. All the carbon fiber control rods,
piano wire, wood control horn package as well as your choice of motor
mount is included in the kit. This kit has foam Gussets for stiffening
instead of trussing. This is a complete airframe kit ready to build,
less electronics. This option can be ordered in a painted or unpainted
West Michigan Park Flyers Gets You In The Air FASTER!
does more pre-assembly for you to get you in the air much faster than
anywhere else! The parts are all cut by CNC laser from 9mm #1.3lb EPP
and have alignment tabs for easier building. The kit has of all the foam
pieces pre-cut, control surfaces pre-beveled and hinges glued. The
aileron servo cutout in the fuselage for a 9 gram servo is pre-cut to
speed assembly. The wing spar slot is pre-cut into the bottom of the
wing and elevator. The spars are installed for you for all but the foam
only kit options. All Hinges and Spars are glued with Beacon Foam Tac
Note: We are making unpainted kits to order! Kits can take 2-3
days before they are ready for shipping. We
run them in batches, so please understand your order may not go out
immediately. All painted kits you see are in stock and ready to ship.