Doyle Oriole (oz11855)
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Oriole. Rubber scale model.
Quote: "The Doyle Oriole is a 2-place radial-engine 1928 parasol sport plane. This plan for a 28in span rubber-powered model is by Hurst Bowers and was published in the January 1991 issue of MaxFax, the newsletter of the DC Maxecuters club. Its lines are appealing but if I built it, I'd likely enlarge it maybe 50% to 47in span for electric-powered RC."
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User commentsThere's an ongoing RCGroups build thread for this Doyle Oriole model by slow_flier, see https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?3549627
SteveWMD - 31/03/2021
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