Brooklyn Dodger 32 (oz5252)

 

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Brooklyn Dodger. Free flight gas model.

The original Sal Taibi Brooklyn Dodger (oz1056) was a 1942 Air Trails design, and had 55in wingspan. This is a scaled-down later version at 32in wingspan for Cox .020 Tee Dee power.

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Added great model photo, thanks to WalterK.
Mary - 22/01/2018
A sweet looking vintage model , but alas the current plan uploaded doesn't show any of the fuz formers! which is a great shame as I do have a homeless cox 020 somewhere here !
Chris - 28/02/2024
Yes, this here is a later kit plan, of course. Most kit plans don't include formers. Because the plan came in a box along with all the wooden parts. So to build from this plan, you'll have to use some initiative and draw them up for yourself. Or maybe instead take a look at the original from 1942 Air Trails at Brooklyn Dodger (oz1056) for a more detailed plan.
SteveWMD - 28/02/2024
I did notice it was a kit plan Steve , wish i had one of these tucked away so I could scan the probably printed on wood formers .
I'm potty about vintage rc, and having moved to France from the uk about 5 yrs ago . It's now time I stopped restoring the house and grabbed a few vintage kits from my stash and got flying again I've 20 acres of long grass meadow to fly in (I will be mowing myself a strip this yr)
My hepcat has a paw diesel in but I can't buy model diesel fuel here ! I gotta mix my own somehow ! I have plans to upload to you so will get them found and start this winter .
Speak soon matey.
Chris - 28/02/2024
J R Models or
J & R Models
?
Tim Larson - 29/02/2024
Tim
If you look on the plan bottom right it appears as J&r model phoenix , it does appear as an overlay perhaps a sticker over the top of a plan, but I'm only guessing .
Chris - 29/02/2024
Several years ago I obtained a Cal-Aero Playboy Senior 36 inch WS. The plan and the box had stickers stating J&R Models. But inside the box it was originally Cal-Aero. I'm speculating that J&R bought out Cal-Aero in the end. See plan oz6384 for pics of what is in my box of the Playboy Senior.
Dave Lentz - 09/07/2024
PS
At the time of this writing, there are two Cal-Aero Brooklyn Dodger 32 inch kits on ebay if anybody is interested!
Dave Lentz - 09/07/2024
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