Grumman F8F Bearcat (oz4959)
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Grumman F8F Bearcat. Radio control scale model.
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Update 20/02/2015: Added formers tracing, thanks to BobWadman.
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Formers, hand traced, 7 pages.
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User commentsDear Sir, Sorry do you have also the ribs sheet I think the plan set is made by 3 or 4 sheet. Regards,
Antonio - 31/10/2013
Hi Steve, Someone started a Royal / Marutaka plans thread in RC Groups , and scanning through that I found these tracings of the parts for the subject kit. Some of the parts on the pages are a bit rough, but they are usable, and for anyone not wanting to figure the dimensions / do a full scratch build, they would be a plus... Have a great day, and keep up the good work you have been doing. Your Outerzone is a fantastic resource!
BobWadman - 20/02/2015
Hi friends, I send you a picture of my last project, the Grumman Bearcat from plans of Marutaka [more pics 04]. Coming soon pictures of this beauty plane finished. Greetings from Colombia.
CarlosABGonzalez - 04/06/2017
Hi friends, I'm sending you a picture of Grumman Bearcat plan ID oz4959 [more pics 005].
CarlosABGonzalez - 17/02/2019
Hi friends, I send you more pictures of my Royal Marutaka Bearcat, finished [model photo & more pics 006-007]. I hope you enjoy these pictures. Thank you.
CarlosABGonzalez - 22/04/2019
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