Rare Bird Balsa Glider Kit

Rare Bird Balsa Glider Kit (DPR1007)
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Deluxe Materials Balsa Kit Glue Deal (BALSADEAL1)
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Rare Bird Balsa Glider Kit

Outstanding flying characteristics.
Offers the full Stick n tissue build experience.
Everything included except glue, clear dope and thinners.
Accurate laser cut balsa parts help speed assembly.
Banded wing and tailplane system.
Traditional lightweight tissue covering.
Can be converted to radio control.

What's in the Box:

  • 1x Laser cut balsa parts set.
  • 1x strip wood bundle for spars and longerons.
  • 1x Sandpaper sheet.
  • 1x Rare Bird water-slide decal sheet.
  • 1x Towline and handle.
  • 1x Towline marker flag.
  • 2x Tissue paper sheets to cover the airframe.
  • 1x Full-size plan.
  • 1x Pre-cut clear acetate for canopy.
  • 1x Small bag of nose weights.
  • 1x Translucent acetate sheet to cover the plan.
  • 1x Comprehensive step-by-step instruction manual.


  • Wingspan (mm): 900
  • Length (mm): 685
  • Power source: Towline
  • Construction: Balsa & tissue

The Deluxe Materials Balsa Kit Glue Deal (sold separately) Contains:

Super Phatic Glue 50ml: Highly penetrating yellow aliphatic glue with "wicking" action . Dries to 50% of its weight so ideal for lightweight models.

Tissue Paste 50ml: A specially developed tissue paste used for sticking tissue paper to model aircraft.

Eze Dope 250ml: Traditional modellers tissue shrinking dope. A safe, non-toxic alternative to the traditional flammable dope liquid. Its safe non-flammable formula has little odour and brushes are water-washable.

(Please note: this deal includes only the glues mentioned. The Balsa Kit must be purchased separately).