Halberstadt CL2 (oz10733)
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Guillows Halberstadt CL2 (Halberstadt CL.II). Rubber scale model WWI German biplane. Wingspan 18 in.
Quote: "Brief History: The Halberstadt CL.2 two seater made its first appearance over the Western Front in the Autumn of 1917 and was at its best in the role of ground-strafer at low altitudes. It was very maneuverable beneath 1000 ft, enabling it to dodge most of the ground fire thrown up during a straffing attack. The large cockpit lead to a high degree of cooperation between the pilot and the gunner. The pilot had a wide range of visibility and the gunner had a clear field of fire."
Discontinued kit from Guillows. This kit has been out of production since around the 1970s.
Scanned at 400 dpi.
This plan was kindly submitted by Tom Solinski, who is Admin on the Guillow's Flying Models group on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1538675473123901/
Quote: "This week I changed the group cover picture to include my whole Guillows collection. Several folks have asked for copies of my WW-I series 18 inch
span models from the 50's and 60's. It dawned on me to check your files. And you only have 3 of them listed, so here are some more to add to the Outerzone collection."
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