Flipper 27

 

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Flipper 27 - completed model photo more pics (1)

Flipper 27  
by Vic Smeed
from Aeromodeller
1965 
30in span
Tags: IC F/F R/C Biplane
all formers complete :)


This plan was found online 25/03/2011 at: http://www.hippocketaeronautics.com/hpa_plans/details.php?image_id=750
Outerzone planID: oz35 | Filesize: 928KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: aeromuddle

   

About this Plan

Vic Smeed Flipper 27. This 30in span biplane for 0.5 cc power F/F can easily be converted to an electric R/C park flyer. The original Flipper was a 1965 design with only a tiny 18in wingspan, rudder only RC, and was by all accounts very twitchy to fly. This is a later redesign of the plan, larger and with 3 channel modern RC.

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User comments

Hi Steve, I enlarged the Flipper 27 to 800mm span, and built it as per the plan [see more pics 003]. It is a beautiful stable little bipe.
Al - 23/07/2014
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