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Shopping List for Building an ARF
Author: Luella Cousins

If you have finally decided to buy that ARF for your first plane, following is a list of the other supplies you will need in order to get up and flying:

- Fuel
- Fuel tubing
- Fuel Pump
- Field Box (optional)
- Batteries for radio and Reciever {if not included}
- Foam rubber
- Glo starter with charger
- Sealing Iron
- Heat Gun
- 12 Volt {small} Battery
- 12 Volt Starter With Rubber Insert

You may need the following items as well depending on what your kit contains:

- Spinner
- Fuel tank
- Tail wheel
- Main wheels (2) Trike {3}
- Collars for axles
- Control horns
- Clevises
- Wheel Collars
- Pushrods
- CA Glue
- 5 Minute Epoxy Glue
- 30 Minute Epoxy Glue
- A good tool kit

Major items to purchase as most kits don't contain these:

- Engine
- Radio
- Propeller
- Glow Plug

The only time I've seen a man look forward to going shopping is when this is his shopping list.

When you sit down to put things together, take a deep breath before you begin on this adventure as there will be many times the sport will leave you breathless.

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