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Gee Bee R-1 ( 21 in. / 53.3 cm )

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Gee Bee R-1

Aeromodeller/Argus Specialist Publications's Gee Bee R-1

Andrew Hewitt has designed this nice 21" span rubber powered free flight model of the Granville Brothers Gee Bee R-1 Thompson Trophy Racer. The plans are quite detailed and the resulting model is reputed to have excellent flying performance outdoors.

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ID: 81438
File Size: 851.1 KB
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Pylon-Racer
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 21 in. / 53.3 cm
Publisher: Aeromodeller/Argus Specialist Publications
Designer: Andrew Hewitt
Date: 5/1991
Weight Class:100g-To-200g (3.5oz-To-7.0oz)
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Updated: 13/12/15 04:47:36am
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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:81438
Keywords:Gee Bee R-1 Granville Brothers Thompson Trophy rubber power free flight scale 21"
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Pylon-Racer
Wingspan: 21 in. / 53.3 cm
Wingspan Class:50cm-To-75cm (20in-To-30in)
Wing Position:Low-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Eliptical
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Rubber-Band-Powered
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight Class:100g-To-200g (3.5oz-To-7.0oz)
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Publisher:Aeromodeller/Argus Specialist Publications
Designer:Andrew Hewitt
Category:PDF Bitmap Wood Model Airplane Plans
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