JIM VAN LOO AND MIKE STOTT FLEW NEARLY IDENTICAL NEW CHIPMUNKS
AT THE 1968 NATIONALS IN OLATHE, KANSAS


Photos by Christopher McMillin (PAMPA STUNT NEWS July/Aug'95)
Jim Van Loo was flying his #3 CHIPMUNK prototype.

Wingspan:  55-1/2"
Engine:  Super Tigre G21-40

Scratch-built with:
"FOAM-FLITE" balsa sheeted foam wings
Balsa cowling and wheel pants
Silkspan and SIG dope finish

Paint Scheme:  By 1968 Hal Krier had added blue checkers to the top of the wing and tail of his Chipmunk.  Jim did the same on his new Chipmunk.


Mike Stott was flying his new Chipmunk in Senior stunt, his 4th NATS competition. 

Wingspan:  55-1/2"
Engine:  Super Tigre G21-40

Scratch-built with:
"FOAM-FLITE" balsa sheeted foam wings
Balsa cowling and wheel pants
Silkspan and SIG dope finish

Paint Scheme:  The original Hal Krier scheme.

Mike's 1968 record with his CHIPMUNK:
1st Senior Stunt, Mankato, MN
1st Open Stunt, Davenport, IA
1st Open Stunt, Council Bluffs, IA
1st Open Stunt, Sioux Falls, SD
2nd Open Stunt, Des Moines, IA