Tandem Tutor T-31


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Tandem Tutor T-31  
by John Wilson
from Aeromodeller
April 1958 
54in span
Tags: Scale Glider F/F Trainer
all formers complete :)

This plan was found online 26/12/2011 at: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showpost.php?p=20218852&postcount=129
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Slingsby T-31 - Scale free flight towline glider. From Aeromodeller April 1958. This glider known in the RAF as the Cadet.


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I drew these plans in the late summer of 1957 and had them published in Aeromodeller in the spring of 1958. I remember being very pleased to see it in print and being paid the sum of 7.7.0 for it. I still have the magazine and the complimentary plan that Aeromodeller sent me. The model was as accurate as I could make it from the information I got from Slingsby. It flew - in a straight line down the gentle slope of one of my father's fields and did survive a number of flights. In later years I did think of enlarging the drawing for r/c but there was always some other project that came along and demanded attention. I was pleased to see that my work of all these years ago was still available and that your web site still promotes old fashion modelling traditions in the present times of ARTF models.
JohnWilson - 06/08/2012
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