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Supermarine Spitfire IX ( 20 in. / 50.8 cm )

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Supermarine Spitfire IX

Comet Model's Supermarine Spitfire IX

This nicely-detailed plan set is Comet Model's version of the Supermarine Spitfire IX that saw service
in WW2. This particular Spitfire model, produced to counter the then-new FW-190, incorporated
a more powerful Merlin supercharged engine than previous Spitfires, and the Spitfire IX was
credited with several "kills" at extremely high altitudes.

The 20" span free-flight rubber model features the Spitfire's famous elliptical wing planform. While the Comet kits (circa 1940s) were never renowned for good balsa, the plans incorporate enough detail for a modeling craftsman to produce a good-flying version of this famous WW2 fighter aircraft.

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Sources: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supermarine_Spitfire
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ID: 91053
File Size: 1.0 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Fighter
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 20 in. / 50.8 cm
Publisher: Comet Model
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Pub. Ref: Kit 3402
Weight Class:75g-To-100g (1.75oz-To-3.5oz)
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Added: 24/05/2015 10:14
Updated: 04/12/15 06:30:43pm
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Plan ID:91053
Keywords:Supermarine Spitfire IX free flight rubber scale fighter
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Fighter
Wingspan: 20 in. / 50.8 cm
Wingspan Class:Less-Than-50cm (20in)
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:75g-To-100g (1.75oz-To-3.5oz)
Construction Skills:Novice
Pilot Skills:Novice
Publisher:Comet Model
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Reference:Kit 3402
Category:PDF Bitmap Wood Plans from American Companies
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Date:24/05/2015 10:14
File size:1.0 MB

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