Hustler II (oz14073)

 

Hustler II (oz14073) 1970 - plan thumbnail

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Hustler II. Radio control trainer model. Wingspan 1500 mm, for .35 to .45 engine and 3 channels.

Note the original Hustler (oz5795) kit was first released circa 1960. This here is the later MkII version.

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Quote: "Good morning Mary and Steve, ...attached are the plans for the Mk.II version of the Hustler from AeroFlyte. It also contains the plans for the aileron wing. I built this airplane many years ago, and recovered it three times and rebuilt and upgraded it twice, before donating it to my club as a club trainer. It trained over 50 new pilots over a 15 year period.
Mary and Steve, thank you for all of the great work that you do. Oz is the first website I open each day. It gives me pleasure and buffers me from the pain and war that has inflicted this world.
Best to you, always,"

Quote: "This wing plan will also suit the Aero-Flyte Gemini. Mount the servo in the top of the wing instead of the bottom. Traced from the original Aero-Flyte Hustler aileron wing kit plan. John Moody, 13-11-2013."

Update 5/7/2023: Added tailplane parts, thanks to Larry Coleman.

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Tailplane parts.

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Have added a link from the datafile to the HPA site and JEM's posting of the Hustler plan there, pretty sure that is the source of these original scans.
SteveWMD - 16/09/2022
Can anyone nail down the dates of these two Hustler kits? Thanks to Pit, I can see they appear in catalogs dated 1960 (the MkI) and 1970 (MkII), am just wondering if we can be any more precise.
SteveWMD - 16/09/2022
Does anyone have the dimensions for the horizontal stab and elevator on the Hustler II?
Andrew Batts - 16/09/2022
As for the stabilizer dimensions: It's pretty easy to figure out. You already have the dimensions at the root from the fuselage plan. Also, you know there is a little taper toward the tip from another view. The rule of thumb for stabilizers is to make it 22% of the wing area. You'll be right there in the ballpark.
Doug Smith - 17/09/2022
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