Albatros III (oz13558)

 

Albatros III (oz13558) by Steven Strait from Airdrome 1978 - plan thumbnail

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Albatros III. Radio control scale model German WWI fighter biplane. Wingspan 34-3/4 in, for .049 engine. Scale is 1/12.

Quote: "Albatros III. As flown by Wener Voss with Jasta 5, Spring 1917. Schoolyard Scale. Enlarged wings and stab. Davis diesel head on Cox .049 TD, 3 ch Cannon sub-mini twin block & 1 servo. Span 34-3/4 in. Area 325 sq in. Wing loading 10.18. Total wieght 23 oz. Scale 1 in = 1 ft. Designed and drawn by Steven L Stratt, April 22, 1978"

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Quote: "Greetings Steve! The Albatros D.III from Airdrome is 34 3/4 in wingspan, RC, and for a .049 diesel engine. A scan of it has been floating around for years, and it wasn't very good. Low resolution gave broken lines, and text was almost impossible to read. I recently found this scan, in grey shades, on a modeller's website, which made my clean-up easy. Some plans are so wonderful they beg to be restored and shared."

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  • (oz13558)
    Albatros III
    by Steven Strait
    from Airdrome
    April 1978 
    34in span
    Scale IC R/C Biplane Military Fighter
    clean :)
    formers unchecked
  • Submitted: 06/01/2022
    Filesize: 622KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: ErikJohnson

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