The short kit for this XYF-1 Pogo has been designed by Charles G Loud III and is a scale masterpiece. The aircraft is designed for the Himark CR6320 counter rotating blade motor swinging 2 × 3 blade 17 inch propellors. The aircraft is a vertical take off and landing aircraft. The aircraft is designed as a single piece. Construction follows traditional methods involving balsa and ply.
The short kit includes all fuselage formers and ribs, 363 pieces in total. Also included in the short kit is a set of half size plans. These plans are at half size to the plane and are extremely detailed drawings. A set of construction notes is also included. Balsa sheeting can be supplied separately as well as fibreglass components, hardware kit and landing gear.