Forwarder (oz3903)

 

Forwarder (oz3903) by W Tinker from Aeromodeller 1952 - plan thumbnail

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Forwarder. Unorthodox towline glider model.

Quote: "Aeromodeller of September 1952. First up is the Forwarder. A glider designed either for open or A2 contests. Nothing unusual in that you say but how about sweptback wings mounted low on the fuselage? Not many of them around but the Forwarder is the one. The designer, W. Tinker, wanted to get out of the rut, which he most certainly did, and the design had the added bonus of excellent towline characteristics. I have never had this verified and never seen one on the field so here is your chance to make history, if you are so inclined."

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Forwarder (oz3903) by W Tinker from Aeromodeller 1952 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz3903)
    Forwarder
    by W Tinker
    from Aeromodeller
    September 1952 
    57in span
    Glider F/F
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 17/01/2013
    Filesize: 173KB
    Format: • PDFvector • CADfile
    Credit*: hogal

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  • CAD Zip Filesize: 536KB Filename: Forwarder_BW_vector_oz3903_cad.zip
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