Little Stinker (oz1800)
About this Plan
Little Stinker. Free flight Jetex model. Winner of the 1950 'Jetex' competition.
Quote: "A study of this successful high performance contest design leaves no doubt that the designer is a lightweight enthusiast. His performance at Farlop under most adverse weather conditions amply proved the capabilities of this model, the flight times being 114.7 seconds and 122.7 seconds. In his opinion the following design requirements were necessary in order to obtain maximum performance with a Jetex model:
1. Ultra light weight; this being very necessary if a fast and high climb is desired.
2. Have a comparatively low centre of gravity, ie motor mounted under the fuselage.
3. Have a large tailplane area and moment arm to stop power looping and to give a good pull-out glide.
Construction. Fuselage. Build this in the usual manner, ie lay down two sides, remove from plan and fit in formers together with spacers. Panel the nose pay (weight box) and cement on the roughly-shaped nose block, finishing this off when the cement has thoroughly dried..."
Added article, CAD file and vector tracing, thanks to hogal.
Update 06/10/2020: Added a 2-colour vector BW version of the plan file, thanks to Miguel.
Supplementary file notes
Vector PDF BW print file.
This plan is available for download in CAD format.
Did we get something wrong with these details about this plan (especially the datafile)?
That happens sometimes. You can help us fix it.
Add a correction
by PB Allaker
all formers complete :)
got article :)
Found online 16/11/2011 at:
Format: • PDFbitmap • PDFvector • CADfile
Credit*: aeromeddeler, hogal
Do you have a photo you'd like to submit for this page? Then email firstname.lastname@example.org
User commentsNo comments yet for this plan. Got something to say about this one?
Add a comment
- Little Stinker (oz1800)
- Plan File Filesize: 778KB Filename: Stinker_oz1800.pdf
- Supplement Filesize: 436KB Filename: Stinker_oz1800_article.pdf
- Supplement Filesize: 81KB Filename: Stinker_oz1800_vector.pdf
- Supplement Filesize: 49KB Filename: Stinker_oz1800_vector_BW.pdf
- CAD Zip Filesize: 103KB Filename: Stinker_oz1800_cad.zip
- help with downloads
* Credit field
The Credit field in the Outerzone database is designed to recognise and credit the hard work done in scanning and digitally cleaning these vintage and old timer model aircraft plans to get them into a usable format. Currently, it is also used to credit people simply for uploading the plan to a forum on the internet. Which is not quite the same thing. This will change soon. Probably.
This model plan (like all plans on Outerzone) is supposedly scaled correctly and supposedly will print out nicely at the right size. But that doesn't always happen. If you are about to start building a model plane using this free plan, you are strongly advised to check the scaling very, very carefully before cutting any balsa wood.
© Outerzone, 2011-2020.
All content is free to download for personal use.
For non-personal use and/or publication: plans, photos, excerpts, links etc may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Outerzone with appropriate and specific direction to the original content i.e. a direct hyperlink back to the Outerzone source page.
Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this site's owner is strictly prohibited. If we discover that content is being stolen, we will consider filing a formal DMCA notice.