Waco Taperwing (oz5067)
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Waco Taperwing. Control line scale model. For K & B 29 power.
Quote: "A grand old bipe, favourite of many a famous stunt pilot, returns as a slick control line flying scale powered with .29 to .32 engines.
Even if you can't remember the good old days, you can see what a fine model this Waco is for stunting or for real detailed scale flying. With no apparent dihedral, an almost-symmetrical airfoil, and with landing gear well forward, the WTW makes an excellent subject for U/C work. The Taper Wing, with its generally clean shape and efficient tapered wings, was great improvement overits predecessor, the Waco 10.
Two models made by the author logged more than 150 flights, with one model taking stunt and scale honors in the same contest. The hot rock stunters can go easy on the super-details for a lighter, nore maneuverable ship..."
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Update 14/04/2018: Replaced this plan with a clearer copy (scanned from fullsize) thanks to JJ.
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