AT-6 Texan (Backyard Flyer)


Description:Designed by Nick Ziroli Sr., this little AT-6 likes to fly fast and should not be considered a trainer. Built of traditional balsa and plywood, the Texan has been flown with both the Graupner Speed 400 direct-drive 6V motor and the Astro Flight brushless 010 motor. A formed canopy and an engine cowl are available from the author.
Additional Information:

  • Wingspan: 20 in.
  • Wing Area: 158 sq. in.
  • Weight: 61 oz.
  • Radio Req’d: 3 or 4 channels (rudder optional)

Difficulty Level: LD: Should not be considered a trainer. It is aerobatic and fun to fly for those with experience.