Jimmy. Radio control sailplane, for 2 channels. Wingspan 1490mm.
Sheet 3 includes detailed build instructions and drawings.
Quote: "The Jimmy is a light weight glider that really flies well on the slope or off the high start. The kit includes exact hand cut balsa ribs, all other wood parts and control horns. Full size plans and building instructions are also included in the kit. After the building, covering with a plastic film is easy for this model."
Direct submission to Outerzone.
Update 27/09/2018: Added ribs zipfile, thanks to DaveHarris.
Quote: "Hi Steve. As you say, that Jimmy glider you added the plan for today is definitely a nice one. I had a go at lofting the wing ribs, from the root section shown on the plan. I'm sending you two versions, one with the 'proper' metric sized materials (sheeting, spars, etc) and the other using the inch-sized wood that some of us have to use. I've included CAD and vector PDF files for each. Please let me know if you spot any mistakes and I'll try to fix them. Thanks again for OZ and everything you do for us modelers. Cheers, Dave"
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