Schleicher K8B (oz13051)


Schleicher K8B (oz13051) by Karl-Heinz Denzin 1961 - plan thumbnail

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Schleicher K8B. Radio control scale model sailplane. Wingspan 1800 mm.

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Quote: "Hi Mary and Steve, here is a copy of a Schleicher K8b plan by Karl-Heinz Denzin from Hegi in 1961, as far as I know. Wingspan is 1800mm. Instructions in German are also included and a copy of the catalog picture from my 1965 Hegi catalog. It is on my to-do-list in the future. Cheers, Frank"

Note the instructions, written in German, include some excellent build pics showing detailed assembly, along with part numbers.

Supplementary file notes

Hegi catalogue page.
Instructions, in German.


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Schleicher K8B (oz13051) by Karl-Heinz Denzin 1961 - model pic

  • (oz13051)
    Schleicher K8B
    by Karl-Heinz Denzin
    from Hegi (ref:151)
    70in span
    Scale Glider R/C Civil Kit
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 06/05/2021
    Filesize: 327KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: tiptipflyer

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Thank you for this most interesting plan. Another great OZ day for me :)
Hubert - 24/05/2021
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  • Supplement Filesize: 1669KB Filename: Schleicher_K8B_oz13051_instructions.pdf
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