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Ryan ST ( 16 in. / 40.6 cm )

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Ryan ST

Tern Aero's Ryan ST

The Ryan ST was a two-seater aircraft designed & manufactured by the Ryan Aeronautical Co., San Diego, starting in the 1930s and continuing into the 1940s with 1568 aircraft produced for the US military (US Army Air Corps, US Navy) training, civilian sportster versions, and export versions. The plans shown here depict a 16" sport scale rubber free flight model kitted by Tern Aero, and are quite detailed with adequate information shown to produce an attractive model for rubber free flight sport scale or for variations such as electric powered radio control. Enlarging the model to a larger size, wingspans in the 32" to 40" range, would be a good idea for enhanced 'flyability' if radio control and/or electric propulsion are added. Thanks to Planeman, Axel_VPF, and GTHunter for providing the plans for Ryan's iconic low-wing trainer!

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ID: 97412
File Size: 545.9 KB
Type: Airplane
Class: Free-Flight
Use: Trainer
Motor: Rubber-Band-Powered
Wingspan: 16 in. / 40.6 cm
Publisher: Tern Aero
Pub. Ref: Kit #109
Designer: Vito Garofalo
Date: 01/1972
Weight Class:Less-Than-50g (1.75oz)
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Added: 19/11/2015 01:22
Updated: 24/10/22 04:27:40am
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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:97412
Keywords:Ryan ST Tern Aero sport scale free flight rubber 16 inch span
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Trainer
Wingspan: 16 in. / 40.6 cm
Wingspan Class:Less-Than-50cm (20in)
Wing Position:Low-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Straight-Wing-Rect
Wing Dihedral:Dihedral
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Rubber-Band-Powered
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight Class:Less-Than-50g (1.75oz)
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Novice
Publisher:Tern Aero
Reference:Kit #109
Designer:Vito Garofalo
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First Scan:Planeman, Axel_VPF, GTHunter
Category:Peanut Scale and Sport Models
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Date:19/11/2015 01:22
File size:545.9 KB

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