Stinson Reliant (oz180)
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Stinson Reliant. Rubber scale model. Ideal Models kit plan to build a rubber powered free flight scale model of a Stinson Reliant high wing cabin monoplane.
Quote: "Ideal presents the greatest advance ever made in Model Engineering. New Super Detail model Stinson Reliant Airliner. 100% scale. With exclusive features never before included in model kits! The entire model designed in exact 3/4 inch scale, every detail accurate and with weights shifted for flying to compensate foir differences in the center of gravity.
Again Ideal has put a new thrill into model building with this 'SuperDetail' Scale Model. This is no ordinary model airplane!
FIRST: it is an absolutely accurate scale reproduction of the new Stinson Reliant Airliner. Every construction feature of the original is duplicated, and in exact scale!
SECOND: the model has fittings and equipment detail never before attempted in any model. You'll be amazed when you study the diagrma above and read the specifications at the left!
Third: this is both an exhibition and a flying model. That's something never heard of before! It is guaranteed to fly when built correctly! And its beautiful, clean-cut appearance, with the yellow and black colourings and glittering high-lustre finish, will challenge the admiration of the most expert model builder..."
This is actually a later reprint in (probably) Model Builder mag in the 80's. Note this is a very low resolution plan.
Update 22/09/2014: Replaced this plan with a re-scaled copy at full size, thanks to planeman.
Update 28/01/2019: Replaced this plan with a clearer copy, thanks to Pit. This is still a low res plan, but it's big improvement on the previous version. Also does not feature the annoying text overlay.
Direct submission to Outerzone.
Update 28/01/2019: Added supplement advert file, thank to Pit. This is a full page ad by Ideal Models, published in Popular Aviation, June 1934.
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by Steve Kowalik
Scale Rubber F/F Cabin Civil
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Found online 05/04/2011 at:
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Credit*: planeman, Pit
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m1fan - 27/01/2019
Yep. Sorted now.
SteveWMD - 28/01/2019
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