Edmonds Aerospace - Deltie Kit

Length: 16.50 inches
Manufacturer: Edmonds Aerospace
Model: DELTIE
Power: Low-Power
Product Type: Kit
Recommended Motors: 1/2A3-2T, A3-4T
Recovery: Glide
Skill Level: 1
Status: Out-Of-Production
Style: Glider
Tags: Family:Edmonds Aerospace:Deltie
Wing Span: 9.00 inches
Reviews
  • Edmonds Aerospace - Deltie {Kit} (DELTIE) By Jack Hydrazine (June 20, 2015)

    A boost glider using 18mm motors. Components All the components were used.  Great laser cutting of the pieces. /h2 Building was very easy and straight forward.  Because they were laser cut balsa the pieces fit very well together. Finishing Did not finish it to keep the weight to a minimum.  Just make sure you balance the glider with the ...

  • Edmonds Aerospace - Deltie {Kit} (DELTIE) By Kris Henderson

    Brief: This is a boost glider that literally takes minutes to build and isn't all that expensive. Construction: The kit comes with a body tube for the engine and pop pod recovery device (streamer), three main body pieces, balsa nose cone, and clay for weighting one fin down to enable it to circle around your launch site instead of taking off a couple miles down wind. The ...

  • Edmonds Aerospace - Deltie {Kit} (DELTIE) By Paul Gray

    Background The Edmonds Deltie is one of the most popular boost gliders, and with good reason. The glider is well designed, and it has a nice style to it. It can be assembled and ready to fly in a very short period of time. Considering the fact that the glider only weighs around five grams, it is capable of staying in the air for a long time. Construction The glider portion of this ...

  • Edmonds Aerospace - Deltie {Kit} (DELTIE) By Alan Rognlie

    ( Contributed - by Alan Rognlie)  I am extremely impressed by this kit. Good materials and excellent laser-cut parts yield a fast-building sport model with very good competition potential.  The glider itself is made up of only eight pieces of 1/16" balsa - wings, elevon, fuselage, tip plates and nose reinforcements. The pieces are almost self-jigging and go together ...

  • Edmonds Aerospace - Deltie {Kit} (DELTIE) By Neil Thompson

    ( Contributed - by Neil Thompson) Brief: This is a very nice kit by Edmonds Aerospace. The pop pod comes back on a streamer, and the deltie glides back. Construction: The kit contains: 1 tube and a lot of little balsa parts, all very neatly laser-cut. It was very easy to build, fitted together like a jigsaw puzzle. Everything fits together nicely, and everything ...

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