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Falcon 56 ( 56 in. / 142.2 cm )

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Falcon 56

Carl Goldber Models's Falcon 56

Presented here are the assembly instructions and plans for the Carl Goldberg kit, Falcon 56 Mk II, that superseded the original Falcon 56.
These two designs were widely available and extremely popular sport fliers back in the late 60s and through the 70s, due to Carl Goldberg's
brilliant design and the airplane's great versatility. The Falcon 56s could be flown with three-channel radio gear for rudder, elevator, and throttle control; or equipped with four-channel radio gear to add aileron controls for added precision. The plane could be fitted with a glow engine in the .19 to .40 range although this editor recalls seeing a few Falcons powered by OS Max 15s! Although the original kits are no longer available, the plans show sufficient detail for a capable "scratch" builder to replicate the model. As modern radio equipment is substantially smaller than radio gear of the 60s and 70s, the fuselage could be narrowed and thinned to reduce weight and drag. Electric propulsion would also be a good option.

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Details: Full Details
ID: 81116
File Size: 5.6 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Sport
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.20-To-0.35-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 56 in. / 142.2 cm
Publisher: Carl Goldber Models
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Pub. Ref: Kit G15II
Designer: Carl Goldberg
Date: 01/1970
Weight:56 oz.
Listing Editor: aeroastro
Added: 26/03/2015 23:35
Updated: 04/01/18 03:19:54am
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Plan ID:81116
Keywords:Falcon 56 Carl Goldberg sport 3 channel 4 channel .19 .40
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Sport
Wingspan: 56 in. / 142.2 cm
Wingspan Class:50cm-To-75cm (20in-To-30in)
Wing Position:High-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Rect
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Tricycle
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.20-To-0.35-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:56 oz.
Weight Class:1500g-To-2000g (52.9oz-To-70.5oz)
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Publisher:Carl Goldber Models
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Reference:Kit G15II
Designer:Carl Goldberg
Category:PDF Bitmap Wood Plans from Magazines
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Date:26/03/2015 23:35
File size:5.6 MB
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