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SKU: 436

Bristol M-1

Vendor Balsa USA
Regular price $152.99 USD
Sale price $152.99 USD Regular price
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In stock, 194 units

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Type                                        British Built Scale WW-I fighter (monoplane)

Wing Span                              63 1/4 Inches  (11-3/4” cord) 

Wing Area                              650 Square Inches

Airfoil                                     Undercambered

Wing Loading                         22-1/2 Oz. / Sq. Foot

Fuselage Length                      44-1/2 Inches.

Flying Weight                         6 to 6-3/4 Pounds

Engine Size                             .40 to .60 2-stroke / .45 to .90 4-stroke glow

Prop Size                                 Depends on engine being used 

Fuel Tank                                10 to 14 Oz.

Radio Equipment                    4-Channel W/ 5 servos

Servo Requirements               Standard servos, (2 servos required for ailerons)

Wheel Size                              4-3/8 vintage (Not included in kit)

Cowl Diameter                       7-3/8” X 5-1/2 DEEP


Model Features

Balsa, Bass, and Ply construction

Removable “1-piece” bolt on wing


Kit Includes

Full-Size plans W/ photo instruction book.

Laser cut parts

Pre-bent wire landing gear

Basic hardware package

ABS plastic cowl.


Items Needed to Complete

Control system (push rod type or pull / pull cable system suitable for a model of this size)

Fuel System (fuel tank & fuel lines).

Covering (1) 5-meter roll required.


Regular Stocked Parts & Options

Part Number             Description   

   D436            Decal Set        

   A436            Plans & Instructions    

   486                           4-5/8 Inch Vintage wheels (1-pair)

   G436            1/6 Scale Vickers Gun  (2 req.)

   428                           Gold-N-Rod 36”    (one pack required)

   430                           Gold-N-Cable 36”  (one pack required)

   675                           10 Oz. Fuel Tank  (For Glow Fuel use ONLY)




Center of Gravity                  3-3/4 Inches back from leading edge of wing


Control Throws:

Elevator ………………….. 1/2” Up and Down                                   

Rudder …………………… 1” Left and Right                                    

Ailerons ………………….. 1/2" Up and Down

(Aileron differential recommended at 1/2" Up 1/4” Down)


Thrust Line Recommendations:

1 ~2 degrees Down,  1 degree Right





4          Large (9-1/2” Diameter) Roundels         Top and bottom of the wing.

2          Small (6” Diameter) Roundels            Fuselage sides.