Le Pere LUSAC II (oz10953)


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Le Pere LUSAC 11. Rubber scale model WWI American two-seater fighter plane.

Quote: "The Le Pere LUSAC 11 ('Le Pere US Army Combat') was developed in 1918 by Packard Motor Car Co of Detroit, Mich. Designecl try a French Engineer, it had 41 ft 7 in wingspan of 5 ft 6 in chord, 25 ft 6 in long, it would attain 132 mph @ 2000 ft altitude. This plane was powered by the 400 HP Liberty V-12 engine , also developed by Packard.

The only deviation from scale on this plan is the dihedral. Save 3-view drawing for contest judging.

Construction is standard for stick and tissue model's. Rudder takes a little longer, but is very light and strong. Check all surfaces for warps after shrinking tissue and correct before applying one coat of 50/50 thinned dope.

Scale vintage wheels, 3/4 in dia, may be purchased from your local Hobby Shop. For best results, do not peel paper patterns off balsa parts until they are ready to be used. Cut markings from colored tissue and attach with thinned dope. "

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