Lockheed P-38 Lightning (oz1095)


Lockheed P-38 Lightning (oz1095) 1968 - plan thumbnail

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Lockheed P-38 Lightning. Scale twin-boomed WWII fighter for radio control from Royal (Marutaka). Span 74in, wing area 695 sq in, weight 9-10 lb.

Quote: "Ok boys, it took a lot of time to find this bird, so enjoy it..." Note this plan is slightly cropped on sheet 2, so some of the formers are not completely shown.

Update 15/02/2016: Replaced this plan with a better scan, this one is complete, no cropping, thanks to JJ.

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Supplementary file notes

Build manual, complete 10 pages text inc 1 layout drawing, thanks to RB.
Previous scan version.


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User comments

Hello, the first photo is of the box label from the Marutaka kit, the second photo is one of the first Royal ads for the model, I can't remember what magazine it was in and the last photo is of the decal sheet [more pics 003-005].
JeffGreen_LasVegas - 27/02/2018
I would be interested in buying, and would love to build the plane, if it can be converted to electric. Do you have the appropiate conversion drawings, etc?
Bill E - 08/01/2020
Bill, there's nothing here to buy. All we have here is PDF downloads, and they are all free. Maybe check through the FAQ page for a quick overview of how this works.
SteveWMD - 09/01/2020
I'm so glad to find this here. I have this kit, but the fish moths have had a field day with the plans and build instructions and the box is very much worse for ware. Maybe now I can finally build it.
Lance Monk - 11/02/2023
The Royal P-38 kit was introduced in 1968. The add picture is from a 1968 new products article in Model Airplane news.
Corey Dail - 02/04/2024
Got it. Have set the date to 1968 now. Many thanks.
SteveWMD - 02/04/2024
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