Brigadier

 

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Brigadier  
from Berkeley
1940 
56in span
Tags: IC F/F Cabin
all formers complete :)


This plan was found online 10/04/2011 at: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1265873&page=9
Outerzone planID: 238 | Filesize: 431KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: Planeman

   

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Brigidier - 56 in span old time gas cabin-type free flight, kitted by Berkeley 1940.

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Hi Steve, Here's a photo of me and my Berkley Brigadier from plan 238 [more pics 003]. It is powered by a Forster .29 ignition engine and is surprisingly competitive in SAM competition. The photo was taken at the 2014 SAM Championships in Muncie, Indiana. I've also flown it in oldtimer competition at the U.S. Nationals and the Empire (NY) State Championships. It does tend to hang on the prop and needs about three degrees downthrust. SAM USA recently extended the Oldtimer cutoff date from 1942 to 1950, so I am looking at build a Super Brigadier which is basically the same model but with a polyhedral wing. It's easy to build and Hank Struck designed it, so you know it's going to be a good flier. Thanks for all the good work!
SimonBlake - 13/12/2016
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