Champion (oz13239)


Champion (oz13239) by Ron Warring from Hobbies UK 1957 - plan thumbnail

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Champion. Free flight sport model. Wingspan 36 in, for 0.5 to 1 cc engines.

As requested on the Wanted page.

Quote: "Hobbies Champion. Flying Ace Kit. Semi scale two-seat lightplane for .5 up to 1 cc engines. Wingspan 36 in. Manufactured by Hobbies Ltd, Dereham, Norfolk."

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Champion (oz13239) by Ron Warring from Hobbies UK 1957 - model pic

  • (oz13239)
    by Ron Warring
    from Hobbies UK
    36in span
    IC F/F Cabin Kit
    formers unchecked
  • Submitted: 12/08/2021
    Filesize: 1103KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: DerickScott

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Very nice. Has anyone got Sheet 2?
RMG - 15/08/2021
As it is a kit plan there may well not be a sheet 2 (I'm assuming you are expecting a parts drawing sheet). All the 'plan' build drawings are here along with some detail instructions. The angled ribs are the biggest challenge but even that is surmountable.
M Hodgson - 15/08/2021
Currently, this is all we have. No copy (as yet) of the printwood, the formers. Looking at this plan sheet, I would have guessed that was it. I mean, in the original kit the printwood plus this sheet would seem to be all you need? But you are right, it does say sheet 1 in the bottom right hand corner. Maybe sheet 2 was text instructions? Anyone out there can shed some light on this?
SteveWMD - 15/08/2021
Lovely to see here, but with respect it is a free-flight model. Would carry modern radio easily though of course.
Charles - 15/08/2021
Doh, my mistake. Free flight, yes. Fixed tags now. Many thanks.
SteveWMD - 15/08/2021
The note just below the nose section of the fuselage top view has a reference to Sheet 2 in "See sheet 2 for details of bearer spacing etc. for different engines"
Gerry de Groot - 16/08/2021
Yes. Also, now I see sketch # 15 in the assembly sequence says: See sheet 2 for cabin interior detail.
SteveWMD - 16/08/2021
I have a untouched kit some-where in the loft.
Richard Dalby - 18/08/2021
Well Richard? (Don't keep us in suspense - we'd like to know things like: what's the wing section, does your kit have a Sheet 2, etc, etc?)
Gerry de Groot - 26/08/2021
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