Pinocchio II (oz4604)

 

Pinocchio II  (oz4604) by Gabriel Martin 1949 - plan thumbnail

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Pinocchio II. Free flight power biplane sport model.

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Quote: "Hello Steve, Herewith a scan of the original plans for Pinocchio II from the French magazine MRA (Le Modèle Réduit d'Avion), issue number 120 dated February 1949. Gabriel Martin is the author of the drawing and has written on the three-view annex: 'by G.Martin, after A.Gladieux', which means that the design was inspired by an earlier model built designed by André Gladieux, the maker of the famous Micron line of engines, and explains why the name is Pinocchio II. The Aeromodeller plan already on the Outerzone as Pinocchio II (oz2410) is a copy of this original. Thanks for keeping the Outerzone plans repository, and best modelling regards."

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Pinocchio II  (oz4604) by Gabriel Martin 1949 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz4604)
    Pinocchio II
    by Gabriel Martin
    from MRA
    February 1949 
    23in span
    IC F/F Biplane
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 12/07/2013
    Filesize: 348KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: JeanMariePiednoir
    Downloads: 2055

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User comments

Hello again, Herewith some pictures of my Pinocchio II [main pic, 004, 005]. It features an elevation control by varying the upper wing incidence and steering via a sub-rudder which has been found to all work very well indeed. This allows the removable tailplane arrangement and free-flight looks of the original to be retained. Construction thread here: http://www.retroplane.net/forum/viewtopic.php?t=4499. Best modelling regards,
JMP_blackfoot - 15/06/2022
Beautiful work... Nice pictures...
Olivier - 15/06/2022
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