Soarcerer

 

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Soarcerer  
by Dave Hughes
from Radio Modeller (ref:RM-47)
October 1969 
52in span
Tags: Glider R/C
all formers complete :)
got article :)


Submitted to Outerzone: 20/05/2017
Outerzone planID: oz8762 | Filesize: 720KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: Circlip, RFJ

   

About this Plan

Soarcerer - Intermediate slope soarer (rudder and elevator). Wingspan 52in. Classic design.

Quote: - "Dave Hughes charming little intermediate slop soarer is a real delight to fly. Originally designed for rudder-only but now with 2 function proportional, Soarcerer will do everything a model of this type theoretically should not - rolls, bunts, inverted flying and guaranteed first try spins. Stays airborne on the merest whiff of lift - and is also quite happy in winds of up to 40mph. Don't ask for the why's and wherefores - it just happened."

Soarcerer, Radio Modeller, October 1969.

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User comments

This is the model that really taught me the basics of r/c flying. I had no access to an instructor so it was a case of 'do it yourself'. Needless to say, my "Soarcerer" took a real beating but it was one tough model. With an old Fuji 15 sitting on a pod (I fly flatland), time after time and crash after crash it just kept right on flying! Eventually I partly sorted out my skills until one day it got 'planted' for the final time in a high speed spiral dive that I didn't know how to recover from......... I still have the fin & rudder from that model for memories sake..... I should build one more. Thanks to whoever submitted this plan and and always, please keep up the good work, this is a great site!
MarkStanley - 29/05/2017
My cheeky Soarcerer for the site [more pics 005].
CharlesT - 02/06/2017
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