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Blackburn Monoplane - Free flight scale model.
Quote: - "Eighteen months of development have produced this exact scale model - not for the piano top - but for safe scale type flight. Thanks to the low wing loading, auto rudder, generous tail area and the 1947 Amco .87 up front, this has been achieved. Dihedral, airfoil sections, wing and tail areas are all scale. In the interest of flyability a few rigging wires have been omitted and a peculiar tail trimming device incorporated..."
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Update 15/06/2016: article page, text & pics added, thanks to RFJ.
Article page, text & pics.
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