New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

A 75% replica of the original J-3 Piper cub.

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New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by Jean Crous » Sun May 26, 2019 4:46 pm

We are nearing the last phase of a new model from the Cubby Aircraft Factory. This one is a bit more roomy in the front cockpit,an even bigger door than the Cubby MK2, has flaps...actually Slotted Flaps, and has an electically adjustable tailplane for trimmming the aircraft.The main gear legs are longer than the Cubby MK2, making it 150mm longer than the original Cubby.
It will not be much heavier than the Cubby MK2, as we have removed some items , but added some in their place. Maybe 5kg difference.Smaller lighter battery, no trim tab and cable system, in place is a brushless electrical motor.
We plan to be at AERO South Africa, at Wonderboom , from the 4th to the 6th of July , showing our new model frame and wing.
Do come and see us there.
This aircraft will be available in kit form as of July.
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Re: New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by Jean Crous » Sun May 26, 2019 4:53 pm

In June we will post photos of the new Cubby kit, which will be available from end July 2019.
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Re: New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by Goose1 » Sun May 26, 2019 7:16 pm

Will visit your display at FAWB
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Re: New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by Jean Crous » Tue May 28, 2019 8:21 pm

:D Will be good to see you again Hans.
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Re: New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by JEAN-PIERRE » Tue May 28, 2019 9:23 pm

Exciting times Jean.
We are all eager to see what she is going to look like.
It's wonderful when something new is created in South Africa.
Well done.
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Re: New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by Jean Crous » Tue Jun 04, 2019 6:15 pm

:D We collected the airframe and controls from the powder coaters today, this is the frame we will have on display at Aero South Africa , @ Wonderboom , from 4-6 July.
Will post some photos in the week.
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Re: New model from Cubby Aircraft Factory

Unread post by Jean Crous » Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:39 pm

Here is a small preview of the airframe we are prepping for display at Aero South Africa @ Wonderboom. :D Sadly folks , this is all we will show here :twisted: you will have to come and see our stand at Aero to view the final result 8) :lol: :wink:
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