F4U Corsair (oz12840)

 

F4U Corsair (oz12840) from Guillows 1957 - plan thumbnail

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F4U Corsair. Simple rubber profile scale model WWII fighter.

Planfile includes full build instructions.

Quote: "The Vought F4U Corsair was one of the most deadly US Navy fighters of World War 2. Serving with the carrier fleet in the Pacific during the long road back from Pearl Harbor, the Corsair performed valiantly in defeating the Japanese Navy and Air Force.

First carefully remove all die-cut parts from balsa sheets. Lay parts on a workboard with numbers up for quick identification. Use model cement for assembling your model. This is obtainable at your local hobby dealer or chain store..."

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Quote: "Hello. Hope you are keeping well. Attached are plans for Guillow's DC series, all twelve of them. They are redrawn from low res plans, most of them found on now closed Yahoo group Minute Models. I belive first kit was issued in 1957."

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F4U Corsair (oz12840) from Guillows 1957 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz12840)
    F4U Corsair
    from Guillows (ref:DC-26)
    1957 
    11in span
    Scale Rubber F/F LowWing Military Fighter Kit
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 07/02/2021
    Filesize: 282KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: hjsaxe

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