Mini Cruiser (oz4934)
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Cruiser. Radio control model, a scaled-down re-design of the 1949 Cruiser (oz1180) model by Charles Hollinger. This is a modern plan, in PDFvector format.
Quote: "I hope you chaps don't mind me poking my nose in over here, or won't try to lynch me for messing with a perfectly good design. Being on something of a small model 'kick' at the moment, and always having had a soft spot for vintage types, I trawled Outerzone for something that appealed to me. Cruiser was the model chosen for abuse. Although only 28" span to begin with, I like 18" and a certain way of building (the bit that worries me about posting amongst the purists)... I designed it for the way I want to build it, while sticking fairly closely to the original shape."
Note: Posted up on RCGroups, this plan is one of a series by Peter Rake that use modern construction methods to interpret a vintage styled design, at mini-size. With 18in wingspan they suit micro-RC using a PZ brick or similar setup. Peter is OK with the plans being posted on Outerzone, and says: "The only point I would make is that they are currently untried designs. I have laser cut parts for them all and will let you know if I find anything that needs changing."
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by Peter Rake
Electric R/C Cabin
all formers complete :)
Found online 14/10/2013 at:
Format: • PDFvector
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