Luscombe 8E (oz15063)

 

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Luscombe 8E. Radio conrol scale model for electric power. Wingspan 52.5 in, wing area 330 sq in. Scale is 1/8.

Quote: "The recommended motor is the E-Flite 1080 KV Park 370 outrunner, using 1/4 in long spacers between the firewall and motor mount. However, the mount will also accept a 920 KV Park 400 bolted directly onto the firewall."

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Note see prototype build thread by Pat Tritle on RCGroups at: https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?1558888 for lots more details and great build pics.

Note a laser cut short kit is available from www.patscustom-models.com

Note this plan is stamped as Archive #003152 from FullSizePlans. See their website at www.fullsizeplans.com

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Luscombe 8E (oz15063) by Pat Tritle 2012 - model pic

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  • (oz15063)
    Luscombe 8E
    by Pat Tritle
    February 2012 
    52in span
    Scale Electric R/C
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 03/01/2024
    Filesize: 1911KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: theshadow
    Downloads: 776

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Gorgeous Aircraft and model :)), more Pat Tritle plans please.
Madhukar - 22/01/2024
Contact Pat for his plans.
Steve Staples - 22/01/2024
There are also a few Pat Tritle plans available as free downloads over on the Model Aviation site, see https://www.modelaviation.com/plans - most recently the BE2c and Hawker Hurricane. Oh, also the AT-10 Wichita.
SteveWMD - 22/01/2024
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