Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa - Control line scale club racer model.
Quote: - "Dear Steve and Mary, hope that you are going very well and strong as ever. This time I'm sending you the Nakajima Hayabusa controline model plan, plane that was designed, developed and made by Sergio Daeuble. The project was made fullfill two goals: 1 - Be a compact scale plane for engines in the 15 to 25 range and 2, Serving as Club Racer in a category that is growing fast here in Brazil; the "Corrida Maluca" (that means "Crazy Race"). Some of its rules are, maximum wingspan of 70 cm, plain bearings engines up to .25 cu.in. displacement. Model must have a built up wing, no solid ones allowed. The heats must have 8 minutes duration and the fuel fillings are limited by 4 wich 4 siringes of fuel with 20 cc each is given to each mechanic before the beginning of the heats. The fuel is furnished by the organization and is composed by 80% Methanol and 20% castor oil, no nitromethane allowed.
The plane flew beautifully and is a very nice sight in the air, and at this point the wings dihedral gave an elegant class touch in its flyings, with the plane flying very aligned and fast. Hope that you like this very nice project as much as we do. Im attaching several of the available pictures from the Hayabusa available from our local controline forum, the VCC Online, so you can select the best ones ...The engine used in the model is a very good Thunder Tiger 15 GP"
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