The RC Pilatus Porter PC-6: Plans, laser cut parts and a full kit





RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Ready for flight.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6: Model 3-view.



The RC Pilatus Porter PC-6 Turboprop is available from Mr RC Design of Quebec Canada.

With a wingspan of 120" this is a big model and the interior can be fully fitted out with scale details.

Intended for the DIY scale enthusiast, a full kit as well as full size plans and laser cut parts are available.

This is an easy flying large scale model that is ideal for the beginner to building and flying this kind of RC airplane.




Specifications




Pilatus Porter PC-6

  • Scale: 1/5.2 
  • Wingspan: 120" (3047mm)
  • Length: 83 1/8" (2111 mm)
  • Wing area: 1650 sq. in.
  • Weight: 26lbs (13.6Kg)
  • Wing loading: 36.3 oz./sq. ft.
  • Power: 45-50 cc Gas
  • Channels Required:  5 min.
  • Servos: 7 reqd ( See below)






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RC Pilatus Porter Features




  • Designed by Martin Rousseau of Mr Aerodesign.
  • Factory drawings were used to ensure an accurate scale outline.
  • Laser cut balsa and ply construction , giving a strong but lightweight model.
  • Two piece plug-in wing panels
  • Flaps to give STOL characteristics.
  • Four functional doors and rear cargo door for fuselage servo access.
  • Fully functional scale landing gear is available as an option.
  • Wren turboprop mounting parts are available as an option.
  • Streamlined section wing struts.
  • Scale hinge locations and flap movement.



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Parts Included in the kit




Wood Stock

Pilatus Porter RC Kit:Wood List

Laser Cut Parts

Pilatus Porter RC Kit:Laser cut parts list.

Hardware

Pilatus Porter RC Kit:Hardware list.



To see a larger version of the above images, click on it and then you can use the magnifying icon to see things even bigger.



RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:DVD


Also included with the kit is a CD that contains over 400 detail images of the full size Pilatus Porter as well as many photographs of the model.




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Purchase the Kit




  • The complete kis is supplied by the designer and manufacturer Mr Aerodesign of Quebec Canada
  • Price of the kit is $562.00 USD Plus shipping costs.
  • If you order through this site, you will receive an e-mail order receipt from PayPal.
  • All parts are supplied as shown above. (Click here)
  • Shipping and handling for the kit shipped within the United States APO-  $102.00.00 USD.
  • Orders to Canada- $39.00USD.
  • Note that above shipping rates include basic insurance of $75.00USD
  • For other countries please Contact Us.



Price of the complete kit of the  120" span Pilatus Porter PC-6=$562.00USD plus Shipping & Handling Costs

Shipping Options

The  two options listed here must be ordered at same time as the kit, if required.

Shipping Options

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Extra Parts Required






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Videos






Well done video of the prototype on it's first flight.

Shows how to assemble the RC Pilatus Porter and get it ready for flight.






Lots of take-offs and landings. Shows what an easy flyer the Pilatus Porter can be.




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Manual




The manual consists of 38 Pages of 3D Cad images of all the details of the RC Pilatus Porter construction.

A scan through the manual will give you a good idea as to what is involved and the level of experience required of the builder.

Click here to take a look

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Floats




RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:On floats

A set of floats for the MR Aerodesign PC-6 Turbo Porter can be made available, if there is enough demand

 They are 53" long and are of all wood construction, with fiberglass bottoms and 2 servos per float for steering and rudder retraction.

Please contact us if you are interested.




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Power Requirements




RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Cowl drawing.

The original is powered with a Revolution R50 gas engine. We are showing the fiberglass cowl drawing so as you can judge whether the 40-55cc gas engine of your choice will fit.

Click here or on the image to see a PDF file of the cowl drawing.






The DLE 55-55RA would be a good choice.

Comes complete with electronic ignition and a pitts style muffler is available. Note also the stand-offs that come with it.


DLE 55 RA gas engine(RC)
Wren Turboprop unit


The Wren 2-stage turboprop can be fitted for the ultimate realism!

An optional mounting package is available that makes mounting of the unit simple and strong.





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Photo Gallery

RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Ready for flight.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:getting ready for flight.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Side view.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6: Flying by.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6: Coming in for a landing.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Side view.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6: With floats.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:View showing Wren Turbo Prop Unit.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Wren Turbo Prop mounting
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Plans -Fuselage side view/
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Cad Plan-Wing panel.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Finished construction before painting.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Cad Plan-wing panel and landing gear.
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6:Laser cut parts
RC Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6: Float structure.



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Purchase Plans




  • Price of the 1/5.2 scale RC  airplane plans-  $48.00USD. (6 CAD drawn sheets)
  • If you order through this site, you will receive an e-mail order receipt from PayPal.
  • Shipping and handling of plans for orders within the United States APO-  $24.00 USD.
  • Orders to Canada- $16.00USD.
  • For other countries please Contact Us.

Price of the 6 sheets of the Pilatus Turbo Porter PC-6 (120" Span),  is $48.00USD.

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Laser Cut Parts




  • Laser cut parts are supplied by the designer and manufacturer Mr Aerodesign of Quebec Canada
  • Price of the set is $230.00 USD Plus shipping costs.
  • If you order through this site, you will receive an e-mail order receipt from PayPal.
  • This set is a "short kit" of a large scale model aircraft and includes all the balsa and ply parts, laser cut to shape but no sheet or strip balsa is included.
  • Note also that no hardware is supplied.
  • Shipping and handling of laser cut parts for orders within the United States APO-  $48.00 USD.
  • Orders to Canada- $19.00USD.
  • Note that above shipping rates include basic insurance of $75.00USD
  • For other countries please Contact Us.



Price of the Laser Cut Parts for the 120"span Pilatus Porter PC-6=$230.00USD plus Shipping & Handling Costs

Shipping Options
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