DAD (oz5045)


DAD (oz5045) by Jean Guillemard 1945 - plan thumbnail

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DAD. Durée Altitude Distance. Free flight gas model.

Quote: "Hi Steve, Here is the French DAD airplane plan. DAD means 'Durée Altitude Distance' ie 'Duration Altitude Distance'. The 16th of June 1945 this plane broke the three French records in one flight, altogether with the world altitude record. The DAD was designed by Jean Guillemard. The plane has been build in large numbers in France: easy to build, attractive, easy to tune and reliable in performance. There exist four DAD versions, and three plans. This plan dates back to 1945. In JMP_blackfoot opinion, the ancestor of the DAD is the J.R.6, certainly the initial of Jean and Robert, the Guillemard brothers. Robert Guillemard died in 1945 while flying his Thunderbolt P-47. It is JMP_blackfoot who has put his scanned plan online on the French Retroplane forum. I and Olaf Joest from Germany have cleaned it. Note: the above comments are from JMP_blackfoot. Regards,"

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DAD (oz5045) by Jean Guillemard 1945 - model pic

  • (oz5045)
    by Jean Guillemard
    from Les Plans Guillemard
    58in span
    IC F/F Cabin
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 13/11/2013
    Filesize: 823KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: PaulBizard
    Downloads: 3211

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Bonjour, I built this model and am satisfied with it, it flies very well with an OS Max 15 FP, I use standard 5% Nitro fuel, and as a radio a Futaba FF6.
Bons vols à tous...
Christian - 23/08/2020
Bonjour, I built one in 2020 and I'm not disappointed with this model, I put an OS MAX 15 FP and it reacts well and it is stable in flight!
Christian - 28/09/2022
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