Duster - Radio control sport model for O.S. 40 FX engine.
Quote: - "Preliminary specifications were discussed for a mew .40 powered model with outstanding low speed characteristics, with flight characteriostics simllar to the designer's Rookie [see oz7611] of the early 1960s. It seemed logical to couple the design parameters of the Rookie with the long nosed styling of a crop-duster, thus the 'Duster'. This model does not push the envelope with brute power or speed. Duster combines the more realistic side of model performance with above-average acrobatic capability...71.5inch tapered low-wing, with effective-but-docile split flaps, powered by an OS .40 FX. With 910 square inches of wing area, weight is 7.25 lb for a wing loading of 18.4oz per square foot. The split flaps lie forward of the standard strip ailerons..."
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Update 26/01/2017: added article, thanks to Julian.
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