Joe also brought his new Junkers Ju-88
electric with a 79-inch wingspan and
He was looking for a new project after
finishing his Dornier Do217 so he read
about the Junkers Ju-88 “Schnell -
Bomber”, or fast bomber.
It was supposed to be faster than the
Spitfire. It was the mainstay of
the Luftwaffe that 15,000 were built
before the end of the war.
The retractable gear for the Ju-88 is a
rotating style similar to the Corsair or
P-40. Joe built it with sequencing
The greenhouse canopy and nose were
custom molded by Joe. The model is
powered by two electric motors running
off (1) 4s 6000mAh battery. It
took an additional 16 ounces of lead in
the nose to balance the aircraft ... No
flight report yet.