Chticat Racer Links

08 nov 19
Photo above: The first three Chtcats made their debut at Boreal School in November 2019.
 
Left to right - These models are made of Depron & "blue foam" (by Chris), and foamboard (by George).
 
The Chticat (pronounced: "sh-tee-cat") is very popular in Europe and there are many websites and videos featuring these models. Here are a few of them...
 
Click on the images below to access the websites...

 


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Plans

 
Full size plans formated to print on A4 size paper, but will print just fine on "old fashioined" 8 1/2" x 11" (letter size).  >>>>
 
 
 
These plans specify Depron, but easiely adapted to materials of different thicknesses - eg.  blue foam. foamboard or EPP. The EPP version uses 9mm for main structure, 5mm for fin/rudder, and 3mm for front lower scoop and uupper cowl.
 

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Kits

 
Kits are available from several European vendors. Here are two of them. You will have to contact them regarding shipping to Canada.
 
GUIX MODEL - from France   €20.00      >>>>
 
 
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YUKI MODEL  - from Germany   19.90    >>>>.
 
A PNP (plug and play) version will be available soon at  €59.90
 
 
 

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Construction & Other Info

 
A comprehisive build log and other useful info on the UK website https://www.modelflying.co.uk/   >>>>
 
 
 

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Chticat Video

 
There are a gazillion Chticat videos online. Here's a nice short one from the Netherlands - with that characteristic meeeowwww sound - and we love those lights!     >>>>