Race Rat (oz4992)

 

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Graupner Race Rat. Radio control racer model.

Quote: "Steve, Here is a scan of the Graupner 'Race Rat' plan sheets. The fuselage was molded plastic, but a seasoned model builder should be able to draw up a plan for balsa construction. An early E-power racer, I got one that had been converted to glow power with an OS .10 in it. I plan to switch it back. Build the wing center section sturdily, adding CF top and bottom seems to be a good bit of advice to keep the wing from folding in the high-G turns you can do with this plane. Spans 1000mm or 39.4in".

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Update 29/10/2023: Added decals, thanks to Reinhard.

Quote: "For those to want to build this model aircraft I send decals which can be printed on transparent adhesive foil with laserprinter.
Reinhard?"

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Decals.

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Race Rat (oz4992) - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz4992)
    Race Rat
    from Graupner (ref:4675)
    40in span
    IC R/C Racer Kit
    clean :)
    formers incomplete :(
  • Submitted: 01/11/2013
    Filesize: 1994KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: dfritzke
    Downloads: 6973

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User comments

In case someone needs a cabin, I just produce a molding device. And a GFK fuselage is also planned.
Stranz - 18/09/2023
Styro wings can be obtained by Modellbau Gritsch.
office@modellbau-gritsch.at
He has the ribs.
Stranz - 08/02/2024
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