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by HA Thomas
from Air Trails
October 1949 
47in span
Tags: IC F/F LowWing Racer
all formers complete :)
got article :)

This plan was found online 01/12/2011 at:
Outerzone planID: oz1895 | Filesize: 435KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: simpleflyer, dfritzke


About this Plan

Southerner by H. A. Thomas from Oct 1949 Air Trails. Arden power shown.

Quote: - "What so many modellers miss out on entirely is the sport gas job, designed and built solely for pleasure flying. It can be realistic to whatever extent the individual cares to make it so, and if built ruggedly to a somewhat high power loading it should last for hundreds of flights ...the Southerner is a low-wing four-footer built for the glow-plugged Arden .099 engine. John Sadler's famous Pacemaker (oz1739) low-wing design has been a guide; in fact Sadler himself checked our plans and suggested several improvements which we incorporated. The little ship is stoutly built with cleanly cowled engine and monocoque fuselage..."

Update 15/04/2016: Replaced this plan with a clearer copy at higher resolution, thanks to dfritzke.

Update 13/12/2016: added article, thanks to Tony.

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