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Fokker Dr1 ( 23.5 in. / 59.7 cm )


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Fokker Dr1

Sterling Models Inc's Fokker Dr1

Type Model: Free-Flight, Control Line, Radio Control, Scale, WW1, Triplane, German Fighter
Construction: Built-up balsa
Wingspan:23.5 inches, Three wings
Engine: single engine; type Cox .049 glow
Designer: Sterling Models Inc.
Plan Language: English

This aircraft type is a model of the aircraft type that Manfred von Richthofen's (the Red Baron) flew in which he was shot down and killed.

In addition to the usual decisions required to build a model airplane, the builder must decide how this model will be flown - Free Flight, Control Line or Radio Control. Thankfully the plans include some helpful information. Building of the three wings is a major challenge in this project. I have built biplanes and always struggle with the cabanes and the wing struts. Having three wings to assemble and install would be quite a show! The fuselage utilizes "standard" model building processes with full length 3/16" longerons and 1/16" sheeting. Perretti includes drawings to clarify some of the scale details.

Link to this page: https://aerofred.com/details.php?image_id=81326

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ID: 81326
File Size: 3.3 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.049-To-0.15-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 23.5 in. / 59.7 cm
Publisher: Sterling Models Inc
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Pub. Ref: Kit E2
Designer: Sterling Models Inc
Weight:1 lb.
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Listing Editor: kenb
Added: 26/03/2015 23:36
Updated: 29/04/16 06:19:19pm
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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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Plan ID:81326
Keywords:Free-Flight Control Line Radio Control Scale WW1 Triplane German Fighter Sterling Models Inc. Red Baron Manfred von Richthofen
Class:Free-Flight
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Fighter
Wingspan: 23.5 in. / 59.7 cm
Wingspan Class:50cm-To-75cm (20in-To-30in)
Wing Position:Multiple-Wings
Wing Style:Triplane
Wing Dihedral:Flat
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.049-To-0.15-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:1 lb.
Weight Class:300g-To-500g (10.5oz-To-17.6oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Construction Skills:Novice
Pilot Skills:Novice
Publisher:Sterling Models Inc
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Reference:Kit E2
Designer:Sterling Models Inc
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