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Sig Manufacturing Announces the Release of Three New Seagull Models: Funky Cub, Radial Rocket and AD-1 Skyraider

Seagull Models have earned a reputation for being well engineered, wood composition ARF models that possess an excellent price to performance ration. And Sig Manufacturing is now the chief distributor for Seagull Models in the US and Canada.

Seagull_FunkyCub

Every pilot needs a model in the hangar that is their go-to airplane when they just want to have fun. With flaps, optional floats and the capability of being powered by gas, glow, or electric, the Seagull Funky Cub  is that plane! Trainer characteristics combine with sport aerobatic  performance to make the Funky Cub a fun loving every day model.

Key Features:
• A classic balsa and plywood ARF (Almost-Ready-To-Fly)
• Amazing flight envelope is sure to satisfy beginners, intermediate, and expert pilots
• All major components are factory built and finished
• Modern construction methods utilize CAD design and laser-cut parts
• Covered in genuine UltraCote® covering film
• Factory painted fiberglass cowling
• Operating Flaps for expanded flight envelope
• 2-piece plug-in wing for easy transport
• Strong aluminum wing joiner tube joiner
• Durable landing gear
• Designed for gasoline/glow engines or electric power
• Detachable windscreen for easy battery swapping
• Comes with all hardware and accessories

Specifications:

Wing Span: 70.9 in. (1800 mm)
Wing Area: 793.9 sq. in. (51.2 dm2)
Length: 50.4 in. (1280 mm)
Weight (approx.): 8.2 lbs. (3.7 kg)
Radio Req.: 6-Channel with 8 Servos
Rec. Engine: 10 – 15 cc Gas or Glow
or equivalent Electric Motor

Seagull_Radial_Rocket

One of the most exciting new designs in the world of full-scale home-built aircraft is the Radial Rocket TD. This all high performance, composite construction, two seat airplane features a 25.5 foot wingspan and is powered by a 360 horsepower radial engine. Given the specifications, it is not difficult to see that the Radial Rocket is one HOT airplane! A cruise speed of 230 MPH and climb rate of 3500+ feet per minute endow this  home-built aircraft with the goods to get it done in the Sportsman Class at the Reno Air Races. Seagull’s 62 inch wingspan model of the Radial Rocket captures all of the excitement of this Reno Racer and features an authentic and nostalgic red and white #105 Radial Rocket scheme.

Key Features:
• A classic balsa and plywood ARF (Almost-Ready-To-Fly)
• All major components are factory built and finished
• Modern construction methods utilize CAD design and laser-cut parts
• Covered in genuine UltraCote® covering film
• Brilliant color scheme stands out in the air
• Factory painted fiberglass cowling and wheel paints
• Operational Flaps for expanded flight envelope
• Airfoil shaped tail surface for improved flight performance
• 2-piece plug-in wing for easy transport
• Strong aluminum wing joiner tube joiner
• Scale cockpit detail with Pilot
• Designed for gasoline/glow engines or electric
• All necessary Hardware and Accessories included

SPECIFICATIONS:
Wing Span: 62.3 in. (1582 mm)
Wing Area: 570.4 sq. in. (36.8 dm2)
Length: 45.1 in. (1145 mm)
Weight (approx.): 7.1 – 7.3 lbs. (3.2 – 3.3 kg)
Wing Loading: 28.6 – 29.4 oz./sq. ft. (87 – 89.6 g/dm2)
Radio Req.: 5-Channel with 7 Servos
Rec. Engine: 10 cc Gas or Glow

Seagull_Skyraider

The third new model in the Seagull line-up is the Douglas Skyraider. One of the last US manufactured piston engine powered warbirds to see active duty, the Skyraider’s unique ability to carry an incredible variety and amount of ordinance earned it the nickname “The FlyingDump Truck”. The Seagull Skyraider is a 63 inch wingspan model and can be powered by either gas, glow or electric power systems. The conventional balsa and plywood construction airframe includes scale features such as wing guns, drop tanks, antennae and functional navigation lights. Fixed landing gear is included, although optional electric rotating retracts are a drop-in replacement.

Key Features:
• A classic balsa and plywood ARF (Almost-Ready-To-Fly)
• All major components are factory built and finished
• Modern construction methods utilize CAD design and laser-cut parts
• Covered in genuine UltraCote® covering film
• Fiberglass Cowling with Dummy Engine and cowl flap details
• Operational flaps for an improved flight envelope
• Airfoil shaped tail surfaces for improved flight performance
• 2-piece plug-in wing for easy transport
• Strong aluminum wing joiner tube joiner
• Scale cockpit detail with Pilot
• Bonus scale details like Wing Guns, Drop Tanks, and Antenna
• Wing mounted navigation lights included
• Designed for gasoline/glow engines or electric
• Fixed landing gear included (mount is suitable for optional retracts)
• All necessary Hardware and accessories included

SPECIFICATIONS:
Wing Span: 63 in. (1600 mm)
Wing Area: 637 sq. in. (51.1 dm2)
Length: 47.8 in. (1215 mm)
Weight (approx.): 8.6 lbs. (3.9 kg)
Wing Loading: 31.0 oz./sq. ft. (94.2 g/dm2)
Radio Req.: 6-Channel with 7 Servos
Rec. Engine: 10 – 15 cc Gas or Glow
or equivalent Electric Motor

For more information, visit the Sig Manufacturing website.

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