It doesn't matter what you do, you can't have one of these kits. There is no guaranty you will ever get to own one, but in the space between Laine thinking he wants to sell a new plane, and Laine actually selling a new plane, you will find the information available on any progress here.
What's big, brown, and sticky? Your 78" Stick from Laine's Planes after you build it and cover it in brown ultra coat.
This plane is a lot bigger than Laine. A LOT bigger!