Arrow Sport (oz12951)

 

Arrow Sport (oz12951) by Al Lidberg from Model Aviation 1978 - plan thumbnail

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1937 Arrow Sport V-8. Peanut scale rubber model.

Quote: "THE ARROW Sport V-8 was an unusual airplane when it was new, and is even more unusual now. It is one of very few production planes powered with an automobile engine, a Ford V-8, familiar to generations of hot rodders as the Ford flathead. Buyers were given a choice of models: the Master, with open cockpit; the Master Coupe, with closed cockpit; and the Deluxe Coupe. One real advantage for owner of the Arrow Sport V-8 concerned maintenance. Because of the Ford engine, a complete major engine overhaul cost only $55. There are quite a few model engines that cost more than that today!

The plane selected for our model is owned by a man in El Centro, California, who has owned the plane since it was new and has recorded just 800 flight hours in that time. NC 18018 is serial #31, and is a Master Coupe..."

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Arrow Sport (oz12951) by Al Lidberg from Model Aviation 1978 - model pic

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  • (oz12951)
    Arrow Sport
    by Al Lidberg
    from Model Aviation
    April 1978 
    13in span
    Scale Rubber F/F LowWing Civil
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 29/03/2021
    Filesize: 102KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: dfritzke

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