Flying Scale Models of WWII

 


 

Flying Scale Models of WWII
by Bill Northrop, Bill Hannan, Bill Warner, JD McHard, IE Coleman
from Model Builder
1974
128 pages

Classic book. 12 beautifully executed full size plans, carefully detailed and photographed with step-by-step instructions on building, covering, and finishing, and recommendations on how to trim and fly. The book holds 12 detailed 1:24 scale WWII rubber powered scale model projects, each with a full-size plan and complete building instructions. Included with every plan is a layout of sheet balsa formers, parts to transfer direct to stock size wood and cut out.

 

 

Read the complete text online:

Chapter 0 - Foreward by WC Northrop
Chapter 1 - Grumman F4F Wildcat - Harry A Bagley Jr
Chapter 2 - Grumman F6F Hellcat - Bill Hannan
Chapter 3 - Vought F4U Corsair - Frank Scott
Chapter 4 - Mitsubishi Zero - Bob Peck
Chapter 5 - Covering and Trimming - Bill Hannan
Chapter 6 - Hawker Hurricane I - JD McHard
Chapter 7 - Supermarine Spitfire - JD McHard
Chapter 8 - Messershmitt Bf 109E - JD McHard
Chapter 9 - Focke-Wulf TA-192 - Hal Cover
Chapter 10 - Making it Fly - Bill Warner
Chapter 11 - Bell P-39 Airacobra - Clarence Mather
Chapter 12 - Curtiss P-40C - JD McHard
Chapter 13 - P-47D Thunderbolt - EI Coleman
Chapter 14 - P-51B Mustang - Clarence Mather
Chapter 15 - Building and Finishing

 

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