RV-4 (oz14987)


RV-4 (oz14987) by Ernest LeClair 2004 - plan thumbnail

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Vans RV-4. Radio control sport scale model. Wingspan 41-3/4 in, wing area 368 sq in, for electric power with brushed S-280 or S-370 motor and 4.1:1 gearbox.

Note see archived copy of the original listing on the (now defunct) Great Planes website at: https://web.archive.org/web/2004041614... for more details and photos.

Quote: "Now, one of the most popular homebuilts of all time is available for the fastest-growing segment of R/C today: Park Flyers. Ideal for intermediates and experienced sport fliers, the RV-4 blends the construction pluses and building ease of Great Planes kits with the ability to grab a few minutes of flying fun almost anywhere. Simple to build and easy on the eye, the RV-4 is a Sunday flier that can be enjoyed any day of the week!"

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Quote: "Hi Mary & Steve, going through my 'library' of plans of previously built models, I came across the build manual and parts list for Great Planes Vans RV-4, 41.75 inch WS, RC Electric Scale Park Flyer, both attached below. The build manual contains the reduced drawings for the model... This is a really great little model and it flies very well.
Keep up the great work and contribution you give to this wonderful hobby. Thank you ever so much... Best to you both,"

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RV-4 (oz14987) by Ernest LeClair 2004 - model pic

  • (oz14987)
    by Ernest LeClair
    from Great Planes
    41in span
    Scale Electric R/C LowWing Kit
    clean :)
    formers unchecked
  • Submitted: 29/11/2023
    Filesize: 536KB
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