Horten IV (oz11324)

 

Horten IV (oz11324) from FMT - plan thumbnail

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Horten IV. Segel-Freiflugmodell. Simple, all-sheet scale model tailless glider. Wingspan 900mm.

The subject Horten H.IV was a 1940s German tailless flying wing glider, of which 4 were built.

Scan from KaoruKiyose, cleanup by rchopper56.

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Horten IV (oz11324) from FMT - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz11324)
    Horten IV
    from FMT
    36in span
    Scale Glider F/F
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 20/06/2019
    Filesize: 261KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: KaoruKiyose, rchopper56

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User comments

Many thanks to Rich for pointing out this is actually a scale model.
SteveWMD - 09/07/2019
Of course it is a scale model, but using a Jedelsky construction on a Horten design would be an acceptable motive for murder. And this being a FMT plan would make it treason too :-) At least plank the wing under surface as well! For more on the Horten Brothers and other flying wings see the old but still great website at twitt.org, it has nothing to do with a certain piece of software.
Miguel Morao - 09/07/2019
I don't think this is a Horten IV. Canopy is wrong and aspect ratio too low. I think it's probably either an XVc or XVI. More info at nurflugel.com
LR - 24/09/2019
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