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Cessna 140 ( 33 in. / 83.8 cm )

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Cessna 140

Berkeley Models's Cessna 140

Here's a really interesting 1/12th scale model of the Cessna 140, a high-wing general aviation monoplane. Kitted by Berkeley Models with kit engineering by Bill Effinger, the instructions for the 33" wingspan model provides details for three different flying modes: rubber power free flight, 1/2A gas powered free flight, and 1/2A gas powered control-line. The plans are quite detailed, well sufficient to create an attractive sport scale model. A fourth "flying mode' could use electric propulsion and lightweight radio gear for rudder/elevator/motor control with ailerons a desirable option.

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ID: 80144
File Size: 2.6 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Civilian
Scale:Scale (1:12)
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Motor Size:Less-Than-0.049-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 33 in. / 83.8 cm
Publisher: Berkeley Models
Designer: S. J. Graffeo
Date: 01/1946
Weight:4 1/2 oz.
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Added: 25/03/2015 19:39
Updated: 23/03/16 06:22:04am
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Hi! I'm aeroastro

Fascinated with model aviation since a youngster, my modeling experience includes control-line, indoor modeling, competition free flight, r/c competition thermal sailplanes, r/c electric powered models, and more recently, Giant Scale r/c models. After gaining an MIT Aeronautical/Astronautical degree, I served 29 years in the USAF in the space and missile fields, serving as Program Manager for two major space programs. Presently retired and residing in Southern California, enjoying its year-around excellent

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Plan ID:80144
Keywords:Cessna 140 Berkeley Effinger monoplane high wing sport scale free flight control line 1/12th
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Civilian
Wingspan: 33 in. / 83.8 cm
Wingspan Class:Less-Than-50cm (20in)
Wing Position:High-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Rect
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Rubber-Band-Powered
Motor Size:Less-Than-0.049-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:4 1/2 oz.
Weight Class:100g-To-200g (3.5oz-To-7.0oz)
Construction Skills:Novice
Pilot Skills:Novice
Publisher:Berkeley Models
Designer:S. J. Graffeo
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