23 Sportster

 

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23 Sportster  
by Bill Winter
from Flying Models
September 1949 
58in span
Tags: IC F/F
all formers complete :)
got article :)


This plan was found online 23/04/2011 at: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1265873&page=125
Outerzone planID: oz691 | Filesize: 1806KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: scaleviews.com

   

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23 Sportster, a 57.5in span Ohlsson .23 powered free flight sport model circa 1949.

Quote: - "If sport flying is what you're interested in, this new different free-flight plane is right down your alley. Get out your '23' and start building... the 23 Sportster was designed around the popular mass-produced Ohlsson of that displacement. It is as large, and as small, as practical. Spanning a shade under 5 feet, it is about as small as you can go and still have sport performance from a good '23'. Anything larger - and the Ohlsson will fly a ship that is plenty bigger and heavier! - would be impractical for most builders. Few people like to transport clumsy airplanes and besides materials cost a small fortune..."

Update 31/12/2016: Added article, thanks to JeffMac.

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Hi guys, finally flew my sportster, and thought you should have some pics [more pics 007, 008] as the plan was downloaded from your fantastic site. Thank you for making so many obscure plans available, and for all your hard work. It really is appreciated :)
Al - 01/05/2017
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