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Balsa Wood Leading Edges, Trailing Edges, & Ailerons

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  • Extra Light Balsa at (6 or less pounds per cubic foot) is 100% extra.
  • Light Balsa at (6-10 pounds per cubic foot) is 100% extra.
  • Medium Balsa at (10-14 pounds per cubic foot) is 100% extra.
  • Heavy Balsa at (14-19 pounds per cubic foot) is 100% extra.
  • Extra Heavy Balsa at (19+ pounds per cubic foot) is 100% extra.

Extra Light balsa is sometimes referred to as "Contest Grade" balsa because is used for ultra light airplane contests. It is usually discolored, very hard to find, very brittle, weak, and squishy.

Please note any custom weight classification that is narrower than the above listed weight categories will increase the cost of the required weight classification.

No preference as to a weight of balsa = no additional charge.

*Grain classification if needed is 100% extra. » balsa grain classifications explained

Discounts may be available for the following items: » view defect pictures

  • B-grade balsa which is discolored for 10% off.
  • Industrial Grade balsa which may contain pinholes, horizontal or vertical cracks, knots, pith from the center of the tree, or bark are 25% off.

We have made several common sizes of balsa airplane parts to make building rc airplanes much easier.

Balsa Trailing Edges Trailing Edges
» 36 & 48-Inch Lengths
Size Inches 36-Inch Length
Price/Qty
48-Inch Length
Price/Qty
1/8 x 1/2 $0.92
$1.25
3/16 x 3/4 $1.28
$1.84
3/16 x 15/16 -- $2.00
1/4 x 1 $1.50
$2.28
5/16 x 1-1/4 $1.65
$2.64
3/8 x 1-1/2 $2.67
$3.44
1/2 x 2 $3.45
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Balsa Ailerons Ailerons
» 36-Inch Length
Size Inches Price/Qty
1/4 x 1 $1.82
1/4 x 1-1/4 $1.80
1/4 x 1-1/2 $2.03
1/4 x 2 $2.50
5/16 x 1-1/4 $1.97
5/16 x 1-1/2 $2.23
5/16 x 2 $2.77
3/8 x 1-1/2 $2.98
3/8 x 2 $3.77
3/8 x 2-1/2 $4.40
1/2 x 1-1/2 $2.98
1/2 x 2 $3.77

Balsa Conventional Leading Edges Conventional Leading Edges
» 36-Inch Length
Size Inches Price/Qty
1/4 x 3/8 $1.68
3/8 x 1/2 $2.30
3/8 x 5/8 $3.12
1/2 x 3/4 $3.39
3/4 x 1 $3.84

Balsa Symmetrical Leading Edges Symmetrical Leading Edges
» 36-Inch Length
Size Inches Price/Qty
3/8 x 3/8 $2.13
1/2 x 1/2 $2.67
3/4 x 3/4 $3.65
1 x 1 $4.10

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