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Spirit of St Louis 80in ( 80 in. / 203.2 cm )


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Spirit of St Louis 80in model airplane plan

Spirit of St Louis 80in

Spirit of St Louis 80in

This is a radio control semi-scale civil airplane designed to be flown outdoors

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ID: 94654
File Size: 4.2 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Civilian
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.40-To-0.60-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 80 in. / 203.2 cm
Weight Class:2000g-To-2500g (70.5oz-To-88.1oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
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Added: 09/01/2016 03:32
Updated: 11/12/18 06:59:52am
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Plan ID:94654
Class:Radio-Control
Model Type:Airplane
Channels:4-ch
Functions:Ailerons-Elevator-Rudder-Throttle
Aircraft Use:Civilian
Wingspan: 80 in. / 203.2 cm
Wingspan Class:200cm-To-260cm (79in-To-102in)
Wing Position:High-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Rect
Wing Dihedral:Flat
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.40-To-0.60-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight Class:2000g-To-2500g (70.5oz-To-88.1oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Construction Skills:Advanced
Pilot Skills:High-Intermediate
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Category:PDF Bitmap Wood Plans from American Companies
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Date:09/01/2016 03:32
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File size:4.2 MB

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Incomplete ozferret on 09/12/2018 23:48
These plans are very nice as far as they go. Good wing plan, fuselage side and bottom views. However there are no drawings for the fuselage formers, undercarriage details, wing and tail rib sections (although there are a couple of sections through the wing which could be used). Then there are the myriad of small parts without details. It looks like there should have been a second sheet. None of these omissions would make a build impossible but their inclusion would make it a whole lot quicker and easier.
Thanks anyway for the plan, I'll be enjoying this build :)
Spirit of St Louis 80in derfred on 11/12/2018 07:30
Thank you for sharing the missing sheets, they are already in the main pdf file.
Spirit of St Louis 80in larziam on 18/12/2018 20:20
I created those missing sheets and uploaded them to Outerzone. Got credit and a thank you for doing it there. I guess here we just take someone else's hard work and upload it as our own, with no credit to it's creator??? Sorry, just kind of rubbed me the wrong way. I guess as long as someone else's build is made easier/possible, I am happy knowing I helped. Carry on!

PS: I've downloaded my fair share of plans and I am grateful to all who make that possible!
Spirit of St Louis 80in derfred on 19/12/2018 12:35
Hi!

Thanks for sharing the missing pages.

Sure I´ll give you credit, how do you want to be credited?
Spirit of St Louis 80in larziam on 19/12/2018 13:39
You're fine! Keep doing what you do. it's a great service for the avid modeler, myself included. I had a rough day yesterday and chose to vent where it wasn't deserved. For that I am sorry.
Spirit of St Louis 80in derfred on 19/12/2018 20:51
OK then. Thanks for the support and if you have more plans to share you can upload them to your account you will have control over everything on the listings.

This site is a bit different from the outerzone, here people share themselves, I don´t control much, I can make corrections if needed by by principle I don´t touch anything. Sometimes people send me plans by email that I upload to my account or to their account, even in these cases I just upload the stuff, I really don´t have time to go investigating who did what but I´ll include credits whenever I´m asked.

Have a great 2019!

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