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Swing ( 20 in. / 50.8 cm )


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Swing

Aviominima's Swing

Swing is a control-line sport/speed model, originally powered by a .15 diesel, published
in the Italian Aviominima magazine, 1947. The 20" span plane has a faintly semi-scale appearance
similar to racing aircraft of that era, with the pilot ------------pit far back on the fuselage
similar to Gee Bee racers. The fuselage would be pretty light with multiple stringers, and
the plane doesn't appear to have a vertical stabilizer. Thanks to Planeman, DBHL, and theshadow
for bringing forward this unusual and distinctive control line model!

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ID: 97482
File Size: 628.6 KB
Type: Airplane
Class: Control-Line
Use: Racing
Motor: Diesel-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Wingspan: 20 in. / 50.8 cm
Publisher: Aviominima
Designer: Umberto Travagli
Date: 01/1947
Weight Class:200g-To-300g (7.0oz-To-10.5oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Listing Editor: aeroastro
Added: 19/11/2015 01:22
Updated: 02/12/21 02:50:07am
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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:97482
Keywords:Swing Aviominima control line racing speed 1947
Class:Control-Line
Model Type:Airplane
Aircraft Use:Racing
Wingspan: 20 in. / 50.8 cm
Wingspan Class:50cm-To-75cm (20in-To-30in)
Wing Position:Mid-Mounted-Wing
Wing Style:Eliptical
Wing Dihedral:Flat
Landing Gear:Taildragger
Motor Type:Diesel-Powered
Motor Size:0.15-To-0.20-CI (2-strokes)
Number of Motors:1-Tractor
Weight Class:200g-To-300g (7.0oz-To-10.5oz)
Material:Various-Wood-Types
Construction Skills:Low-Intermediate
Pilot Skills:Low-Intermediate
Publisher:Aviominima
Date:01/1947
Designer:Umberto Travagli
Restorer:DBHL, theshadow, Planeman
First Scan:Planeman
Category:Peanut Scale and Sport Models
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Date:19/11/2015 01:22
Views:1724
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Rating:1.00(1Votes)
File size:628.6 KB

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