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Arrow Active MKII

Arrow Active MKII

The Arrow Active is a single-seat biplane of conventional configuration, with single-bay, staggered wings of unequal span and chord, bordering on being a sesquiplane (a biplane having one wing of less than half the area of the other). The upper and lower wings are joined by a single interplane strut. The undercarriage is fixed, with a pair of main wheels and a tail-skid. It was originally powered by a 115 hp (86 kW) Cirrus-Hermes IIB engine.
The second aircraft built featured a more powerful 120 hp (90 kW) de Havilland Gipsy III and was designated Active 2. It also differed from the Active 1 in having a strutted, conventional center section, a slightly different shaped fin and rudder, and smaller, wider wheels.

The plans for this Arrow Active MKII was designed by F/LT E. H. Norman and published by the Aeromodeller Plans Service. The top wing span is approximately 37 inches and the fuselage length is approximately 26 inches. The diesel engine is an antique/vintage Albon Spitfire MkII which is no longer manufactured.

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Hello, I'm Ken Barclay

Flew first powered model airplane: 1/2A CL - 1953
Competed in AMA sanctioned events: C/L Combat, C/L Scale 1955-1961
USAF - 1962 - 1968 RC-130, RB-50, C-47, C-54, CH-56, RC-135
1st R/C: Falcon 56 with HeathKit radio
Resumed R/C: 2008 - Prefer stand-off scale (semi-scale) model airplanes

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