Delta Dart

 

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Delta Dart  
by Frank Ehling
from American Aircraft Modeler
April 1967 
18in span
Tags: Rubber F/F
all formers complete :)
got article :)


This plan was found online 25/07/2016 at: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showpost.php?p=35376392&postcount=183
Outerzone planID: 7931 | Filesize: 323KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: rchopper56

   

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AMA Delta Dart - Rubber sport model. Simple beginner's model.

Quote: - "The plane that fooled the 'experts' - AMA's Delta Dart. A phenomenally successful junior interest wherever tried ...too elemantary was the usual reaction. Old fashioned. Crude. Heavy. Inefficient. But respect came when kids found the Dart a snap to build and a good performer..."

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Hi Steve & Mary, Since I was the one who begged for this plan on rcgroups I thought it right to share a photo of the resultant model [more pics 003]. I began cutting strips and constructing the model about 20.00 on New Year's Eve as a last effort to build a model to completion in 2016. By 23.00 it was done. Could have been quicker but I was using white glue! It hasn't flown yet but I foresee no issues.
SimonP - 12/01/2017
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