Dioxide Darling (oz12715)

 

Dioxide Darling (oz12715) by Frank Ehling from Air Trails 1948 - plan thumbnail

About this Plan

Dioxide Darling. CO2 duration model. Pusher layout, for Campus 200 engine.

Quote: "Dioxide Darling. Designed and flown by Frank Ehling. Build a copy of this remarkable record job that did better than 23 minutes on 3 flights.

LAST July word flashed through model circles that unpredictable Frank Ehling of Jersey City NJ, had done the unpredictable again. This time he established a new national record for carbon dioxide gas powered craft of 23 minutes, 14 seconds. This 3-flight total bettered the previous record by more than 8 minutes!

This record breaking canard pusher is presented above in half-size plan form. The model is so simple (the mark of a good designer) that the drawings are self-explanatory. Total weight of the craft with engine is only 9/16 ounce. Lightest grade indoor balsa is used throughout."

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Supplementary file notes

Article

Corrections?

Did we get something wrong with these details about this plan (especially the datafile)? That happens sometimes. You can help us fix it.
Add a correction

Dioxide Darling (oz12715) by Frank Ehling from Air Trails 1948 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz12715)
    Dioxide Darling
    by Frank Ehling
    from Air Trails
    December 1948 
    15in span
    CO2 F/F Pusher
    all formers complete :)
    got article :)
  • Submitted: 18/12/2020
    Filesize: 346KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: theshadow

Do you have a photo you'd like to submit for this page? Then email admin@outerzone.co.uk

User comments

No comments yet for this plan. Got something to say about this one?
Add a comment

 

 
 

Download File(s):
 

Notes

* Credit field

The Credit field in the Outerzone database is designed to recognise and credit the hard work done in scanning and digitally cleaning these vintage and old timer model aircraft plans to get them into a usable format. Currently, it is also used to credit people simply for uploading the plan to a forum on the internet. Which is not quite the same thing. This will change soon. Probably.

Scaling

This model plan (like all plans on Outerzone) is supposedly scaled correctly and supposedly will print out nicely at the right size. But that doesn't always happen. If you are about to start building a model plane using this free plan, you are strongly advised to check the scaling very, very carefully before cutting any balsa wood.

 

Terms of Use

© Outerzone, 2011-2020.

All content is free to download for personal use.

For non-personal use and/or publication: plans, photos, excerpts, links etc may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Outerzone with appropriate and specific direction to the original content i.e. a direct hyperlink back to the Outerzone source page.

Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site's owner is strictly prohibited. If we discover that content is being stolen, we will consider filing a formal DMCA notice.