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Super Chipmunk The return of a "magical" aerobat!

For over 25 years, the Super Chipmunk was legendary stunt pilot Art Scholl’s personal ride — used to perform a unique and breathtaking aerial routine that culminated in his signature move, the “Inverted Ribbon Pickup”.

Great Planes brings back this celebrated aircraft in an Almost-Ready-to-Fly, IMAA-legal scale model that captures the look of his Super Chipmunk in superb detail. Best of all, it’s capable of recreating all of the dazzling moves that made it a favorite at airshows...just as it will be at your local flying field.

  • The wings and stabilizer feature built-up balsa and plywood construction, and are factory-covered in three brilliant colors of Top Flite® MonoKote® film.
  • The fiberglass fuselage, cowl, wheel pants and landing gear fairings enhance the plane’s scale profile without extra work, and are painted to match.
  • The cockpit interior is superbly detailed, and includes instrument panel decals and a pilot figure.
  • Routing tubes inside the fuselage take the guesswork out of installing pushrods, and each flap and aileron is powered by its own standard-sized servo.

Super Chipmunk center wing section
For easy transportation, the balsa/ply outer wings detach from the fiberglass center wing section.
Super Chipmunk parts layout
With its low parts count and high level of preassembly, this Almost-Ready-to-Fly model can be finished in just 12-15 hours.

Don Anderson with the Super Chipmunk Logo

"Those aspiring to become proficient aerobatic pilots can now put themselves at the controls of a proven performer. In just hours modelers can have a scale replica of Art Scholl’s Super Chipmunk, right down to the trim scheme. And it flies as sharp as it looks — capable of stunning maneuvers before slowing to a smooth, stable landing.”

Don Anderson
Don Anderson
Great Planes Model Manufacturing

Stock Number: GPMA1303
Wingspan: 81 in (2060 mm)
Wing Area: 1000 in² (64.5 dm²)
Weight: 13-14 lb (5.9-6.35 kg)
Wing Loading: 29-32 oz/ft² (89-95 g/dm²)
Length: 62.50 in (1590 mm)
Requires: 2-stroke .91-1.08 cu in (15-17.5 cc) or 4-stroke 1.20 cu in (19.5 cc) engine, 5-channel radio w/7 servos
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Manufactured under license by Pennzoil-Quaker State Company, 2004.
Due to licensing limitations, this model is only available in the North American continent.