Medea (oz11766)

 

Medea (oz11766) by Klaus  Nietzer from FMT 1973 - plan thumbnail

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Medea. Radio control powered glider model. Wingspan 3230 mm.

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Update 02/12/2019: Added article (in German), includes materials list, thanks to Bernd_57.

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Medea (oz11766) by Klaus  Nietzer from FMT 1973 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz11766)
    Medea
    by Klaus Nietzer
    from FMT
    August 1973 
    127in span
    IC R/C
    all formers complete :)
    got article :)
  • Submitted: 15/11/2019
    Filesize: 473KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: KaoruKiyose

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Same problem as with many other FMT plans: plan is reduced 1/3. This scan is from a pull-out plan, not the full size. This plan gives about 2304mm span (91in).
KLH - 02/12/2019
The plan states the wingspan is 3,230mm, or close to 127.2" . Using the Measure tool in Adobe Reader the half-wing depicted in the plan gives 1122mm, so 2244mm for the full wingspan. If I were to use this on a large format printer I would use a scale factor of 144% (=2244/3230) and would end up with a plan printed to the right size bar some small round ups and downs in the figures calculated above.
Miguel - 02/12/2019
Miguel:you forgot the fuselage with of 56mm
KLH - 03/12/2019
So I did! Hey, what's 56mm between friends, eh? :-)
In any case the division above was inverted which is a bigger error. So with the correct figures it becomes 140% (=3230/2300).
And what's that Chinese stamp doing in the fuselage sheet at the top left corner?
Miguel - 03/12/2019
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