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Albatros DV

Aeromodler's Albatros DV

The Albatros D.V was a fighter aircraft used by the Luftstreitkräfte (Imperial German Air Service) during World War I. The D.V was the final development of the Albatros D.I family, and the last Albatros fighter to see operational service. Despite its well-known shortcomings and general obsolescence, approximately 900 D.V and 1,612 D.Va aircraft were built before production halted in early 1918. The D.Va continued in operational service until the end of the war.

Today, two D.Va aircraft survive in museums.

The D.V closely resembled the D.III and used the same 127 kW (170 HP) Mercedes D.IIIa engine. The most notable difference was a new, fully elliptical cross-section fuselage which was 32 kg (70 lb) lighter than the partially flat-sided fuselage of the D.III. The new elliptical cross-section required an additional longeron on each side of the fuselage. The vertical fin and tailplane initially remained unchanged from the D.III. The prototype D.V retained the standard rudder of the Johannisthal-built D.III, but production examples used the enlarged rudder featured on D.IIIs built by Ostdeutsche Albatros Werke (OAW). The D.V also featured a larger spinner and ventral fin.

This plan needs a lot of help. Definitely readable but very grainy appearance. Instructions are included in the plans.

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ID: 79397
File Size: 2.4 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 100cm-To-125cm (40in-To-50in)
Publisher: Aeromodler
Pub. Ref: 646
Designer: Douglas McHard
Date: 04/1956
Weight Class:500g-To-1000g (17.6oz-To-35.2oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Listing Editor: hogal
Added: 25/03/2015 02:49
Updated: 16/09/15 05:27:16pm
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Plan ID:79397
Keywords:fighter biplane
Class:Free-Flight
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Fighter
Wingspan Class:100cm-To-125cm (40in-To-50in)
Wing Position:Multiple-Wings
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Rect
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight Class:500g-To-1000g (17.6oz-To-35.2oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Publisher:Aeromodler
Date:04/1956
Reference:646
Designer:Douglas McHard
Restorer:algy2 hogal
Category:Wood Model Airplane Plans
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