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T-33 Shooting Star

T-33 Shooting Star
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Fighter

T-33 Shooting Star
by:hlsat (28.08.2015 17:55)

T-33 Shooting Star.
Plan 1207.

Type Model RC Scale Military.
Wingspan 46in.Lowwing.
Engine Glow .20 - .25 Pusher.
Control 4 channels.
Designer Mike Pastro.
Magazine RCModeler Jan.1996.

Cloud Dancer 120

Cloud Dancer 120
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Airplane
Acro

Cloud Dancer 120
by:hlsat (28.08.2015 16:31)

Cloud Dancer 120.
Plan 1206.

Type Model RC Sport Acrobatic.
Wingspan 86in.Lowwing.
Engine Glow YS-120 4S
Control 4 channels.
Designer Fred Reese.
Magazine RCModeler Jan.1996.

Turbulent City10

Turbulent City10
 10
Airplane
Acro

Turbulent City10
by:hlsat (28.08.2015 09:43)

Turbulent City10.
Plan 1205.

Type Model RC Sport Acrobatic.
Wingspan 36in.Midwing.
Engine Glow .09 - .10
Control 4 channels.
Designer Dan Simenson.
Magazine RCModeler Dec.1995.

Electric Challenge Bipe

Electric Challenge Bipe
 16
Airplane
Acro

Electric Challenge Bipe
by:hlsat (28.08.2015 08:55)

Electric Challenge Bipe.
Plan 1204.

Type Model RC Sport Acrobatic.
Wingspan 50in.Biplane.
Engine Electric.
Control 4 channels.
Designer Charles Evans.
Magazine RCModeler Dec.1995.

Westerly Svenson III 59in by:CoMIYC69
Airplane
Radio-Control

Here is a real nice cabin style plan for a beginner modeller and RC enthusiast. The design allows for two settings for the dihedral. Both are suitable for beginners. The PDF plans are excellent quality. The Westerly kit is still available on Vintage sites but experct over $300 USD. Most of Svenson's blueprints for all models are free on their site. http://www.svensons.com/airplanes/

An additional light weight servo can operate the throttle but adding ailerons would require wing redesign. You can see on the plan there is no room for ailerons.

These are the models I first started out with in RC. Cheap and really easy to fly like a kite without strings and learn the basics for new pilots or young pilots. However, especially for young pilots this will get old fast so after this is done start on a 4-5 channel system.
(If you think the hobby may not be for you, the minimum 3 channel will work fine. For those in love with this sport think ahead and get a 6 - 10 channel for this plane and it will be all you need for some time.)

The video is a near perfect flight of this model using an O.S.40. Manufacturer spec allows up to .410 ci Search as I might I couldn't find any instructions. Perhaps someone speaking Swedish could search?

This Article was written by CoMIYC69, if you like to write about model airplanes you can become an editor too.


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Mosquito IV 24in     19/08/15 10:23:27pm

Mosquito IV 24in by:ron_hopping

The de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito was a British multi-role combat aircraft with a two-man crew that served during and after the Second World War. It was one of few operational front-line aircraft of the era constructed almost entirely of wood and was nicknamed "The Wooden Wonder".[4] [nb 1] The Mosquito was also known affectionately as the "Mossie" to its crews.[5] Originally conceived as an unarmed fast bomber, the Mosquito was adapted to roles including low to medium-altitude daytime tactical bomber, high-altitude night bomber, pathfinder, day or night fighter, fighter-bomber, intruder, maritime strike aircraft, and fast photo-reconnaissance aircraft. It was also used by the British Overseas Airways Corporation (BOAC) as a fast transport to carry small high-value cargoes to, and from, neutral countries, through enemy-controlled airspace.[6] A single passenger could be carried in the aircraft's bomb bay, which was adapted for the purpose.
Velie Monocoupe Airplane Free-Flight  

Velie Monocoupe by:CoMIYC69

Nice little In/Outdoor 1/22 scale flyer. Kit still available approximately £9.95 for the plan and £30 for the cut/molded parts.

About this plane:
The first Monocoupe was built in an abandoned church in Davenport, Iowa, and first flew on April 1, 1927. Various models were in production, more or less, continuously, from that time until the late 1940s. The Monocoupe Company went bankrupt in 1950.

The original Monocoupe design came from Don A. Luscombe's desire to build an enclosed two-place aircraft for business or person use, something lighter and more comfortable than open-cockpit biplanes. Luscombe was somewhat influenced by the Belgian Delmonty-Poncelet Limousine, a high-wing monoplane with a side-by-side enclosed cabin and the reverse curve rear fuselage lines that were to become one of the signature identifier features of the Monocoupes. Luscombe founded Central States Aero Company and hired Clayton Folkerts, a young self-taught designer. In 1928, the Mono 22 was the first light aircraft awarded an Aircraft Type Certificate (number 22) and in 1930 it was fitted with a Velie M-5 engine to become the Model 70.

Why do you want to build and fly this plane?
It's fun all year round! It's tough and relatively inexpensive to put together. It's still popular. It will help you observe the traits of flight and gliding. It's extremely popular. You may want to see how it flies before trying a larger scale of the model. Scaled as large as 1/3 scale!

The plans are clear and easy to follow. Great for the beginner and the seasoned modeller. If you're young and don't see the thrill, take a second look at these classics. If 'flying' is what you love this is a great plan for enthusiasts.

Check out the video of a 1/4 scale model that was scaled fro a rubber band model. This is a great progression for those honing their crafting skills.

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