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Chorus Gull model airplane plan
 100 62 in. / 157.5 cm Airplane Acro

Chorus Gull Plan RM xxx Type Model RC Sport Acro Racer. Wingspan 62in.Lowwing. Engine Glow .40 - .60 Control 4 channels. Designer Brian Peckham. Magazine Radio Modeller March 1989

Chipperoo model airplane plan
 67 52 in. / 132.1 cm Airplane Sport

Chipperoo Plan RM 129 Type Model RC Sport Acro. Wingspan 52in.Lowwing. Engine Glow .35 - .40 Control 4 channels. Designer Brian Peckham. Magazine Radio Modeller June 1974

Rambler model airplane plan
 104 29.5 in. / 74.9 cm Airplane Sport

As described in the included Model Aircraft article, Ray Booth assembled and flew the prototype Rambler models while stationed in Italy, serving in the British Army, in February 1945! The...

Rambler model airplane plan
 95 35 in. / 88.9 cm Airplane Sport

Roger Howe designed this distinctive low-wing model, a sport free flight sportster, for the Cox Pee Wee .020 glow motor. The design features tricycle landing gear, swept back flying surfaces, and a...

Latest 3D Printed Kits High Quality 3D Printed Kits

The latest in model airplane design and construction.

Mig-15 model airplane plan
 1518 48 in. / 122 cm Airplane Electric-Powered Fighter

This Mig-15 is an engineering wonder and a true work of art. The most complex model from 3dlabprint guys so far. This plane uses retracts and can also take off on his belly on grass, this is shown...

B-25J Mitchell model airplane plan
 1168 67.7 in. / 172 cm Airplane Electric-Powered Bomber

One word: "Astonishing" The guys at 3dLabs listened and here it is, the new B-25 is a spectacular warbird, it´s big, it´s easy to build, it flies really well, it sounds menacing, just...

QTrainer model airplane plan
 2171 51.2 in. / 130 cm Airplane Electric-Powered Trainer

QB20 inspired trainer. Or a very close copy :) This is a spectacular model that will fly well and resist the hardest landings from a beginner pilot. It can be printed on one single colour or in a...

TA-152H Focke-Wulf model airplane plan
 336 48.8 in. / 124 cm Airplane Electric-Powered Fighter

The long wait has ended, finally we have the famous and much requested Focke-Wulf as a printable model! Here are the specs: Wingspan: 1236 mm / 48.2 inch Lenght: 870 mm / 33.9 inch Height: 178 mm /...

Radio Control All R/C Model Airplane Plans

16 Remote Control Model Airplane Plans.

Random selection of all RC Model Airplanes class.
This is a randomly created selection of the latest model aircraft plans and blueprints.

Half Wave model airplane plan
 119 36 in. / 91.4 cm Airplane Diesel-Powered Sport

New England's modeling legend Harvey Thomasian designed the Half Wave in 1954, a rudder-only sport aircraft spanning 36" and designed for a 1/2A engine - a McCoy 049 diesel is shown on the...

Paddys Pig model airplane plan
 138 48 in. / 121.9 cm Airplane Glow-Powered Sport

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ET-20 Bob Martin 50in model airplane plan
 466 50 in. / 127 cm Airplane Glow-Powered Trainer

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De Havilland DHC-1 Chipmunk model airplane plan
 657 80 in. / 203.2 cm Airplane Glow-Powered Trainer

A 2.5in to the foot. (1/5 approx) detailed, scale plan of the Canadian Air Force Chipmunk.

Control Line All CL Model Airplane Plans

16 Control Line Sport, Scale, Vintage Model Airplane Plans plans.

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This is a randomly created selection of all the Control Line model plans.

Lady Luck model airplane plan
 114 Airplane Glow-Powered Sport

This is a control line non scale, pure model sport airplane designed to be flown outdoors, designed by Paul Del Gatto, published in the 1962 Model Airplane News Annual. This would make a nice model...

Loening NA-3-MAN-05-48 model airplane plan
 53 Airplane Diesel-Powered Observation

This is a control line semi-scale observation airplane designed to be flown outdoor. Designed by Walter A Musciano, you will need some experience to build a model from this plan as it is not well...

FMA IA-58 Pucara model airplane plan
 509 32 in. / 81.3 cm Airplane Glow-Powered Multirole

The Pucara is an Argentine ground-attack and counter-insurgency aircraft, an all-metal two person military aircraft with twin engine turboprop engines and a high-mounted "T" horizontal...

Saab 18A model airplane plan
 252 40 in. / 101.6 cm Airplane Diesel-Powered Bomber

The SAAB 18 was a twin-engine bomber and reconnaissance aircraft, designed and built for use by the Swedish Air Force by Svenska Aeroplan AB (SAAB) in response to a 1938 design competition. Due to...

Free Flight All FF Model Airplane Plans

16 Free Flight, Antique, Vintage Model Airplane Plans.

Random selection of all FF class.
This is a randomly created selection of all the Free Flight model plans.

New Bay Ridge Mike model airplane plan
 83 51 in. / 129.5 cm Airplane Gas-Powered Sport

Redesigned by Anthony C Bacchi. Traced from an original plan by Bill Thompson 6-19-64.

Marauder model airplane plan
 42 65 in. / 165.1 cm Glider Sport

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Mentor 3 model airplane plan
 106 45.7 in. / 116 cm Glider Not-Powered Sport

This is a free flight non scale, pure model sport glider designed to be flown outdoors, the plan is from the Netherlands and the notes on the plan are not in English and will therefore need to be...

Guillow Fighter F 58 model airplane plan
 183 16 in. / 40.6 cm Airplane Rubber-Band-Powered Sport

Paul Guillow designed and kitted this rubber-powered, 16" span sport free flight model in the late 1930s. Decidedly "old school", the model would be easy enough to build and to save...

Boats RC Boat Plans

12 Remote Controlled Model Boats

RC Motor Boats.
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Dunlap 3.5 Vee model airplane plan
 964 Boat Glow-Powered Sport

Dunlap 3.5 Vee Plan 12841 Type Model RC Sport Boat. Length 31in. Beam 11.5in. Engine Glow K&B 3.5cc Out. Designer Jerry Dunlap. Date December 1979 More info here...

Snow/Air Boat model airplane plan
 483 Boat Electric-Powered

This is my first design, you may want to modify the plans for your build. I initially built this air boat for snow but also works good on water. After building it I decided to make plans for it it so...

Predator Outrigger model airplane plan
 1052 25 in. / 63.5 cm Boat Electric-Powered Racing

Predator Outrigger Type Model RC Sport Racer Boat. Length 25in. Beam 12.5in. Engine Electric. Control 2 channels. Designer Peter  Richards Jan.2004 Construction Τhread Greek Forum...

Water Skipper model airplane plan
 258 Boat Glow-Powered Sport

"Water Skipper" is a 1/2A tethered "air-boat" model, designed by noted model boat racer Bill LeFeber. The original model, powered by a reed valve Cox 049, reached speeds close...

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Plan: Spritederfred on 23/09/2020 10:42
Sprite
Can´t you use the sanding method? make the smaller and larger ribs in plywood, cut the inner in balsa, make a sandwich and sand until you have all the ribs in between flush. Repeat mirrored for the other half of the wing.
Plan: Cessna 140derfred on 23/09/2020 10:38
Cessna 140
Thank you very much for your kind words and encouragement. Seeing our work appreciated is our best reward.

Cheers,
Fred
Plan: Spritedave treppa on 22/09/2020 20:40
missing ribs.
the plan is missing most of the wing ribs, should have ribs 1 thru 9. only 2,8,9 are on the plan.
Plan: Cessna 140G OG on 20/09/2020 04:46
Thank you
Fred.
This website is so encouraging and a. very powerful education tool.
Regards
Plan: The Story of the Submarine, 1916Pistonpopper on 11/09/2020 18:04
CSS Hunley
I would not put too much faith in the factual accuracy of this synopsis, as the author claims that the Hundley (sic) was found with the Housatonic after the war, with all of the crew dead within.
Plan: Cessna Bird Dogshipshed on 10/09/2020 13:08
Tissue for frog bird dog
I created these printed tissue files for the Frog Bird Dog some years ago and sent them to the Frog models website but they never appeared there ? Anyway since the plan has been posted here seems fitting to post the tissue files here as well.
The PDFs show streaks but they print just fine, software glitch ?

Skylake Dave
Plan: PILOTE PRATICOSChris999 on 07/09/2020 10:28
My second build.
I have downloaded these plans of the Praticos and imported them into a cad program in PDF format. After tracing all relevant lines I printed the frames and glued them onto plywood with wallpaper glue. Then I followed the lines with my upside down jigsaw and cut them out. Then it was time to assemble the frames on the keel. For planking I used 20mm wide strips of mahogany veneer I found in my workshop. This is most authentic but the finish wasn't all that great and smooth. Possibly because the veneer was a bit to thin at 1mm. The electric motor I used looked huge but was just right after I adjusted the ballast. It seemed a bit top heavy to start of with and nearly keeled over in tight turns. The ballast adjustment fixed this and now it is sitting in the water just right. I had great pleasure building this model.
Thanks for providing the lines.

Latest Edited Plans All Types

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103080
Chorus Gull
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Radio-Control
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103079
Chipperoo
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25/09/20 09:11:34am
83554
Rambler
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Free-Flight
24/09/20 03:57:35am
83553
Rambler
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24/09/20 03:38:32am
83555
Rambler 1938
Airplane
Free-Flight
24/09/20 12:57:30am
83556
Ramrod 250
Airplane
Free-Flight
24/09/20 12:30:27am
77447
Lazy Bee
Airplane
Radio-Control
23/09/20 11:56:15am
103078
The Graduate
Airplane
Radio-Control
16/09/20 03:32:46pm
103077
Farman 400
Airplane
Free-Flight
16/09/20 09:41:03am
103076
boeing 727 200
Airplane
Static-Model
15/09/20 05:42:02pm
103071
Yak 9
Airplane
Control-Line
14/09/20 03:08:44pm
103072
Bunch Cadet Minor
Airplane
Free-Flight
14/09/20 07:49:37am
103070
Mass General Bostonian
Airplane
Free-Flight
12/09/20 09:24:44am
94627
Seek Plan
Airplane
Free-Flight
10/09/20 04:16:15pm
91757
Cessna Skyhawk
Airplane
Free-Flight
10/09/20 10:13:34am
103068
Cessna 140
Airplane
Free-Flight
10/09/20 10:09:20am
103067
Cessna Bird Dog
Airplane
Free-Flight
10/09/20 10:06:16am
99254
Cessna 140
Airplane
Free-Flight
10/09/20 09:10:01am
79355
Aeronca Tandem 1942
Airplane
Free-Flight
10/09/20 03:22:28am
91745
Buster
Airplane
Free-Flight
09/09/20 08:33:56am
95665
Beechcraft Bonanza
Airplane
Free-Flight
09/09/20 08:23:56am
91744
Bebe Jodel
Airplane
Free-Flight
09/09/20 08:19:58am
79562
Auster Arrow
Airplane
Free-Flight
09/09/20 08:15:33am
103066
Auster AOP 9
Airplane
Free-Flight
09/09/20 08:12:16am
91743
Auster AOP.9
Airplane
Free-Flight
08/09/20 10:31:04am