Fancy a 1/3rd scale CAP?


A new model from Hangar 9 has just been announced, quoting from the press release –

“This Cap 232 has been designed by nine-times ‘Tournament of Champions’ competitor, Mike McConville to provide the modeller with a giant-scale IMAC model that is ideally suited to unlimited aerobatic competition”

“With a 97″ wing span and a 90″ fuselage, this huge model has all the features you could want in a large-scale model. The model is formed of a lightweight balsa and ply construction finished off with an Ultracote covering. It features removable wing panels and a removable tailplane along with anodised aluminium wing and tailplane tubes. All of the wooden parts have been carefully selected to provide a lightweight airframe construction, that is jig-built to ensure the accuracy essential for precision aerobatics. The wing alignment and incidence are already set in the correct positionfor the user”


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Looks like a beauty to us!


  • Wingspan
    2464mm (97inch)

  • Length
    2286mm (90inch)

  • Wing area
    119.9dm (1750sq-in)

  • Weight
    10.4 – 11.8Kg (23-26 pound)

  • Engine size
    58 – 85cc petrol
    (Evolution 58cc recommended

  • Recommended Set up
    Evolution 58GX (EVOE58GX)
    Evolution wrap around silencer

  • Hardware Pack
    1/3 Scale JR (HAN1220)
    1/3 Scale Futaba (HAN1221)

  • Included in the box are a pre-painted fibre glass cowling and wheels spats along with aluminium landing gear.
  • Retail Price
    £ 549.99

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