Fokker D8 (oz10757)


Fokker D8 (oz10757) from Guillows 1960 - plan thumbnail

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Fokker D8. Rubber scale German WWI fighter model. Wingspan 18in.

Quote: "Brief History: 'Flying Razor' was the nickname applied to the Fokker D8's encountered by British airmen over the Western Front in the closing weeks of World War I. The frontal area of the D8 was so small that it was almost impossible to see when attacking out of the sun. About 36 D8's were delivered to the Western Front before November 11th, 1918. Fokker D8's of the old Richthofen Circus scored Germany's last victory in the air on Nov 6th, 1918 when three Spads were shot down in a dogfight."

Discontinued kit from Guillows. This kit has been out of production since 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

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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Fokker D8 (oz10757) from Guillows 1960 - model pic

  • (oz10757)
    Fokker D8
    from Guillows (ref:WW-9)
    18in span
    Scale Rubber F/F Parasol Military Fighter
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 27/12/2018
    Filesize: 1982KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: TomSolinski

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Hey there, Thanks to Tom Solinski for sending in those 18 in span Guillow's WWI plans. I sure built a lot of them when I was a kid. None flew, but they were a good pastime. I'm sure I built the Fokker D8, the Se5a, the Spad, and the first plane I ever 'participated' in building (Dad doing all the real work) was the Sopwith Camel from this series. Here's to 2019!
dfritzke - 02/01/2019
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