Blue Dragon (oz14933)


Blue Dragon (oz14933) by CE Bowden 1934 - plan thumbnail

About this Plan

Blue Dragon. Free flight power model, for Brown Jr engine. Wingspan 8 ft.

Quote: "Drawn especially for John Pond. Blue Dragon. The 1934 Sir John Shelley Cup Winner and holder of the British ROG Power Record from 1934 to date of writing 1937. By CE Bowden."

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Update 18/11/2023: Added article, thanks to Pit. This is an extract from the 1937 CE Bowden book: Petrol Engined Model Aeroplanes (pages 109-118).

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Blue Dragon (oz14933) by CE Bowden 1934 - model pic

  • (oz14933)
    Blue Dragon
    by CE Bowden
    96in span
    IC F/F
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
    got article :)
  • Submitted: 01/11/2023
    Filesize: 583KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: dfritzke
    Downloads: 211

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User comments

Where would one get the plans for the cabin version shown in the fotos?
Mike - 18/11/2023
It seems to me the cabin glazing was an afterthought, added later. You need plans showing the cabin? I doubt there are any original plans of that. Although it may be that later, re-drawn versions exist.
SteveWMD - 18/11/2023
Tony Penhall made several Bowden's plans redrawings. He made in 1986 a more detailed Blue Dragon redrawn with glazing.
Pit - 18/11/2023
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