Engine: Webra Speed-61
This model is intended to be a training and general-purpose aeroplane.
Structure: Fuselage is a sheet balsa box. Wings have spruce spars and 3/32in balsa sheet ribs. Fabric covering is doped nylon.
Flying characteristics: Fast and stable, capable of basic aerobatics due to the powerful engine. This model fitted with non-standard wing flaps which reduce landing speed considerably (flaps shown depressed in the top picture). Model used for experiments with aerial photography.
Current status: Wrecked due to radio interference from another modeller's transmitter.
Please see also the Sterling Models Gazariator kit review page.
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