Doubloon

 

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Doubloon  
by Ewan Jones
from Aeromodeller
July 1975 
38in span
Tags: IC F/F
all formers complete :)
got article :)


This plan was found online 10/03/2012 at: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showpost.php?p=20990553&postcount=273
Outerzone planID: oz2559 | Filesize: 402KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: Algy2

   

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Doubloon by EB Jones - 1/2A power competion design.

Quote: - "Winner of the 1/2A Power class at the 1974 Nationals, ths 38in span straightforward design is ideal for high pewrformance 0.049 cu in glow motors... the idea was to have a reasonably sized model, climbing faily straight, with a good pull-out at the cut-off stage. The thin, flat section, low pylon and large fin appeared to give the required climb characteristics, while the auto-rudder meets the good pull-out requirements..."

Update 05/01/2017: added article, thanks to RFJ.

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