Monocoupe (oz12017)

 

Monocoupe (oz12017) by Hurst Bowers from MRA 1964 - plan thumbnail

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Monocoupe (1935). Free flight scale model for .020 power.

Quote: "This is Hurst Bowers' plan for a 30 inch span model of the Monocoupe 90A 2-place cabin monoplane from the 1930s. He designed it about 1963, it was published in the French magazine MRA and later in the March 1998 issue of MaxFax, the newsletter of the DC Maxecuters club. Hurst's plan is for free-flight with an .020 engine, but he notes in the MaxFax article it would be ideal for electric power. If I built it, I'd likely scale it to about 45 inch span for electric RC."

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Monocoupe (oz12017) by Hurst Bowers from MRA 1964 - model pic

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  • (oz12017)
    Monocoupe
    by Hurst Bowers
    from MRA
    September 1964 
    30in span
    Scale IC F/F Cabin Civil
    all formers complete :)
    got article :)
  • Submitted: 05/03/2020
    Filesize: 250KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: DPlumpe

ScaleType:
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Hi Steve and Mary, Please find attached some shots of my completed Monocoupe from oz12017 [003,004]. I increased it to a 45 inch wingspan and converted to electric power. Thank you for all that you guys do!
Rocket_rodeo - 25/09/2020
Hi Steve and Mary, Attached is a nice photo in the sun of my Monocoupe from oz12017. I decided to do away with the wheels and wing struts, so that I could access the cockpit from the top and bottom for battery access.
Thanks,
Rocket_rodeo - 24/02/2021
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