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Bell P-39 Airacobra ( 32 in. / 81.3 cm )

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Bell P-39 Airacobra

Bell P-39 Airacobra

Type Model: Radio Control, Scale, WW2, Fighter
Construction: Built-up balsa
Wingspan: 32 inches, low-wing, dihedral
Engine: single engine; .10 to .15 glow motor or 1.5 cc diesel
Designer: Clive Smalley
Plan Language: English

Model of P-39 Airacobra is truly constructed of built-up balsa. The wings are sheeted with 1/16-inch balsa & the fuselage is planked with 3/32-inch balsa sheet. Good fuselage former templates, not so much for the wing ribs. The empennage is solid "light but firm" 1/4-inch balsa.

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ID: 79741
File Size: 1.1 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.049-To-0.15-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 32 in. / 81.3 cm
Designer: Clive Smalley
Weight:3 lb.
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Added: 25/03/2015 15:15
Updated: 13/04/16 08:52:07pm
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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
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Plan ID:79741
Keywords:Bell P-39 Airacroba Radio Control Scale WW2 Fighter Built-up balsa 32 inches low-wing dihedral single engine; .10 to .15 glow motor or 1.5 cc diesel Clive Smalley
Model Type:Airplane
Wingspan: 32 in. / 81.3 cm
Wingspan Class:75cm-To-100cm (30in-To-40in)
Wing Position:Low-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Trap
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Tricycle
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.049-To-0.15-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:3 lb.
Weight Class:1000g-To-1500g (35.2oz-To-52.9oz)
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Designer:Clive Smalley
Category:PDF Bitmap Wood Model Airplane Plans
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