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Spitfire XIV ( 38.6 in. / 98 cm )


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Spitfire XIV

Progressive Miniature Aviation's Spitfire XIV

Type Model: Radio Control, Scale, British WW2 fighter
Construction: Built-up balsa
Wingspan:38.6 inches, low-wing, dihedral
Engine: single engine; .15 cu in disp
Designer: Progressive Miniature Aviation, 6 Oct. 1993
Magazine: N/A
Plan Language: English

Right away I see that the wing ribs are not drawn on the plan. There is only a "typical" representation of a rib. In that all of the wing ribs for half the wing are a different size. A bit of a nuisance, not an insurmountable dilemma for an experience scratch builder. The fuselage construction is better documented and is "simple" slab-sided with a rounded cross section. I recommend this for all you "Spit" fans.

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ID: 94658
File Size: 1.2 MB
Type: Airplane
Class: Radio-Control
Use: Fighter
Motor: Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 38.6 in. / 98 cm
Publisher: Progressive Miniature Aviation
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Designer: Progressive Miniature Aviation
Date: 10/1993
Weight:34 oz.
Material:Various-Wood-Types
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Updated: 20/03/16 02:27:32pm
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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:94658
Keywords:Supermarine Spitfire RAF WW2 fighter glow power RC scale
Class:Radio-Control
Model Type:Airplane
Channels:3-ch
Functions:Ailerons-Elevator-Throttle
Aircraft Use:Fighter
Wingspan: 38.6 in. / 98 cm
Wingspan Class:75cm-To-100cm (30in-To-40in)
Wing Position:Low-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Eliptical
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Glow-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight:34 oz.
Weight Class:500g-To-1000g (17.6oz-To-35.2oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Publisher:Progressive Miniature Aviation
Magazines:  More at RCBookcase
Date:10/1993
Designer:Progressive Miniature Aviation
Restorer:Daniel C. Lancaster
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