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MACCHI M39 ( 65.7 in. / 167 cm )

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The Macchi M.39 is a Hydroplane "sea-plane" with a configuration developed by the firm Italian Aeronautica-Macchi Aeronautics for participating in the Coppa-Schneider Cup of 1926. The fuselage was entirely built with a wooden structure, dressed in scale and in the sections in proximity of the motor, in metal. Also the wing used the same principle: two longerons set in fir on which the wing was inserted into the fuselage relief supporting a covering in scale. The wing was strengthened with a series of connecting rods in high strength steel, that you connect the boots with the longerons and these last with fire proof covering. The helix was initially wooden for then to entirely be turned into one metallic with regulation of the footstep. The characteristic that distinguished this airplane from the precedents was surely the presence of radiators to the firewall on the back and center of the wings and on the anterior part of the leading edge. These were constructed with some pipes in brass with thickness reduced inside which it flowed the liquid of cooling. The 'Spartan' construction of the airplane testified its vocation to its durability while maintaining maximum lightness.

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Text Copyright: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Macchi_M.39
Details: Full Details
ID: 95938
File Size: 937.4 KB
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Sport
Scale:Scale (1:5)
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.60-To-0.90-CI (4-Strokes)
Wingspan: 65.7 in. / 167 cm
Publisher: Giuseppe MARZUILLO
Designer: Giuseppe Marzuillo
Date: 2/2016
Weight:2800 g
Listing Editor: PepitoM
Added: 21/02/2016 07:26
Updated: 22/02/16 03:41:28pm
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Plan ID:95938
Keywords:Italian floats seaplane
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Sport
Wingspan: 65.7 in. / 167 cm
Wingspan Class:160cm-To-200cm (63in-To-79in)
Wing Position:Low-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Trap
Wing Dihedral:Anhedral
Landing Gear:Floatplane
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.60-To-0.90-CI (4-Strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:2800 g
Weight Class:2500g-To-4000g (88.1oz-To-141.0oz)
Construction Skills:High-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Advanced
Publisher:Giuseppe MARZUILLO
Designer:Giuseppe Marzuillo
First Scan:GiuseppeM
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