The Caudron can be flown outdoors in calm conditions.
The radio brick’s location makes battery tray access slightly difficult. The
tiny 125 mAh LiPo battery provides flight times of six to eight minutes.
The Stevens AeroModel 1911 Caudron Racer served as a
smooth stepping stone on my path back to balsa building.
I think it would provide a similar function for anyone
who has never built a wood kit. This kit’s simplicity and
precision remove many of the variables that often frustrate
inexperienced builders. As a bonus, you get a nice-flying and
nostalgic-looking indoor and outdoor airplane when you are
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