Witch Hawk

 

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Witch Hawk - completed model photo

Witch Hawk  
by Jim Clem
from Model Airplane News
December 1979 
42in span
Tags: IC F/F
all formers complete :)
got article :)


Submitted to Outerzone: 28/05/2013
Outerzone planID: oz4466 | Filesize: 292KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: PI

   

About this Plan

Witch Hawk - 1/2A contest free flight model.

Quote: - "The small 1/2A Witch Hawk (237 square inches of wing area) was designed for the specific purpose of achieving a glide comparable to the larger 1/2A contest ships. This quality, combined with a hot climb, has produced a potent contest machine..."

Steve, Attached is a scan of the WITCH HAWK plan and article that appeared in the December 1979 issue of Model Airplane News.

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Update 05/01/2017: Added missing page of article, article, thanks to Simon Blake.

Supplementary files

Article pages, text and pics.

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User comments

Hi Mary, Steve. I was looking at the article for Jim Clem's Witch Hawk and noticed that page 3 is missing. So, I scanned it in and it is attached. It contains pretty important trimming info for anyone building this model. I have built several, both this size and the 500 version. The Witch Hawk 500 is the model for the One Design event at the 2017 U.S. Nationals.
SimonBlake - 05/01/2017
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