Chance Vought XF5U-1 (oz13255)

 

Chance Vought XF5U-1 (oz13255) by Giuseppe Ghisleri from Modellismo - plan thumbnail

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Chance Vought XF5U-1 (Flying Pancake). Radio control scale twin model for electric power with Speed 480 motors. Foam contruction, using depron sheet and blue foam.

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Quot: "Hi Mary, Please find attached documents regarding the Flying Pancake. This time I can forward the plan as a pdf file along with another pdf file with the article published by Italian magazine Modellismo, which is no more current. I'm attaching some pictures too [pics 003-005]. Hope England is not so hot as Italy is in this August.
Ciao, Beppe"

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Article, in Italian.

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Chance Vought XF5U-1 (oz13255) by Giuseppe Ghisleri from Modellismo - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz13255)
    Chance Vought XF5U-1
    by Giuseppe Ghisleri
    from Modellismo
    40in span
    Scale IC R/C Multi Military
    all formers complete :)
    got article :)
  • Submitted: 16/08/2021
    Filesize: 379KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: GiuseppeGhisleri

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Chance Vought XF5U-1 (oz13255) by Giuseppe Ghisleri from Modellismo - pic 003.jpg
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Master Ghisleri at his 'deprone' engineering best :-) The wingspan is 29in but the stabilator wins at 40in, so perhaps this could be classified as a reverse canard.
Miguel - 26/08/2021
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