Short Solent 400 from Yourself


Ivan crafted this iconic flying boat with traditional stick and stringer construction, as used on his Sealand. the resulting light weight allows flights of 9 minutes on 8 1900mAh nicads or 15 minutes on 9 3000mAh NiMH cells. Modern LiPos will save even more weight, and offer additional duration. Wing uses the efficient Selig 7055 airfoil and NACA leading edge cuff on outboard wing sections. 

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Wingspan: 2082mm (82 in)
Length: 1651mm (65 in)

Weight: 2553 g (5.6 lbs)

Designer: Pettigrew, Ivan
Scale: 1:16.5
Span: 2082 mm (82 in)
Wing Area: 58.4 dm² (905 sq in)
Weight: 2553 g (83 oz with 8 N1900 nicads)
Length: 1651 mm (65 in)


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