Historic Pietenpol Photo Gallery 2

Bob Emptage is building a 60 percent scale Air Camper using Pietenpol Aircraft Company plans from Bernard Pietenpol
Bob Emptage is building his R.C. Pietenpol Air Camper just as you would a real Air Camper
Bob's wing drag and antidrag fittings
Powering Bob's 60 percent scale R.C. Air Camper is a 210 cc 4 stroke twin cyl. 25hp
Front view of 210 cc engine and prop.
Total estimated weight for a 60 percent scale R.C. Pietenpol Air Camper will be less than 77 pounds. Looks nice and as it goes together.
Bob building up his 60 scale R.C. Air Camper wing (leading edge)
Rick Kertson - Six Additional Construction Photos
Rick has chosen a radial engine
Nice Controls
 Triple wing tanks - Interesting!
Waiting for DAR inspection prior to covering
Nice control panel layout by Rick Kertson
Allen Russell - Los Lunas, NM - Building a Pietenpol Air Camper (Allen is 77 years young) (17 photo set)
Allen Russell - pinching tail post together with clamps
Allen Russell - Great job sticking to the plans! Nice and square.
Note the nice workbench Allen has built himself.
Allen Russell - Installing rear of back seat.
 Good Side view
Allen is building up the front cockpit seat
Look how simple the front cockpit seat is!  Again staying true to the plans.
Helmet box behind read cockpit seat
Allen added stringers for turtle deck.
Fuselage near complete - less metal fittings
Allen is test mounting his tail feathers
Great job! Looks just like the plans read!