Little Ship (oz15303)

 

Little Ship (oz15303) by Dick Schumacher 1951 - plan thumbnail

About this Plan

Little Ship. Radio control sport model. Wingspan 44 in, wing area 350 sq in.

Note this is not a full size plan. This is a scan of the drawing as it was printed in the pages of the magazine in 1951.

Quote: "As for actual ship design, that is a story that could fill a book; however, I have included a few examples as a coss section of work done in this new class. The ship shown in the drawings and in picture 1 is a fairly good example of what I consider about the upper limits of the 'Midget RC' class. Construction is very simple and flying performance leaves little to be desired for beginner or expert..."

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Also appeared in Ziac Yearbook 1951/52, see supplement file.

Note see also the later 1987 reduced scale plan Little Little Ship (oz15298)

Supplementary file notes

Article.
Article page (Zaic 1951).

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Little Ship (oz15303) by Dick Schumacher 1951 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz15303)
    Little Ship
    by Dick Schumacher
    from Model Airplane News
    January 1951 
    44in span
    IC R/C Cabin
    clean :)
    formers unchecked
    got article :)
  • Submitted: 11/05/2024
    Filesize: 231KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: Pilgrim
    Downloads: 166

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