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Zipity-Do-Da ( 64 in. / 162.6 cm )


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Zipity-Do-Da

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Zipity-Do-Da is a 64" span flying wing sport aerobatic model designed by Bill Evans, prolific designer of the 'Simitar' flying wing series with offerings in a wide variety of sizes. This particular aircraft is designed for a .40 CID glow engine and features a foam wing with overlaid sheet balsa LE and TE sheeting as well as capstrips. Controls are motor, ailerons, and elevator and although a sliding tray is shown for aileron/elevator mixing, most modern radios can handle "tray-less" electronic mixing quite easily; rudder control is optional. Kits and semi-kits for this plane, and other flying wings from the Simitar series, are available from the web, and there is an active Yahoo discussion group devoted to the Simitars. This writer has been flying a similar-sized Evans-designed flying wing, electric powered, for the past three years and can attest to the excellent aerobatic performance, wide speed range, and terrific handling of this novel class of sport aerobatic r/c aircraft.

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ID: 92112
File Size: 497.1 KB
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Sport
Motor: Gas-Powered
Motor Size:0.35-To-0.40-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 64 in. / 162.6 cm
Publisher: RC Modeler magazine
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Pub. Ref: RCMplan1186
Designer: Bill Evans
Weight:72 Ounces
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Listing Editor: aeroastro
Added: 24/05/2015 10:17
Updated: 26/02/18 03:50:58pm
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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:92112
Keywords:Zipity-Do-Da Bill Evans Simitar flying wing sport aerobatics tricycle landing gear RCM 1186
Class:Radio-Control
Model Type:Airplane
Channels:4-ch
Functions:Ailerons-Elevator-Throttle
Aircraft Use:Sport
Wingspan: 64 in. / 162.6 cm
Wingspan Class:160cm-To-200cm (63in-To-79in)
Wing Position:Mid-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Flying-Wing
Wing Dihedral:Flat
Landing Gear:Tricycle
Motor Type:Gas-Powered
Motor Size:0.35-To-0.40-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:72 Ounces
Weight Class:2000g-To-2500g (70.5oz-To-88.1oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:High-Intermediate
Publisher:RC Modeler magazine
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Reference:RCMplan1186
Designer:Bill Evans
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Category:Full size PDF Plans, Bitmap, Wood 2
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Date:24/05/2015 10:17
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File size:497.1 KB

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