Ansaldo SVA-5 (oz5333)


Ansaldo SVA-5 (oz5333) by Joseph Wherry from Model Airplane News 1947 - plan thumbnail

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Ansaldo SVA-5. Control line scale model biplane.

Quote: "Here is a gas model a bit out of the ordinary for several reasons. First, it is one of those swell flying and stunting scale jobs of the First World War; then it's one of the few which has a cowling that will completely (or nearly so) enclose your motor. The author found the Italian Ansaldo SVA5 Fighter to be a model that is easy to build, that flies as sweetly as you could wish, and that will stuint with the best of them ...built around an Elf single ...the plans are so drawn that any class A or B engine may be used."

Hi Steve - Here is Joseph Wherry's Ansaldo SVA-5 from Model Airplane News magazine issue 01-47.

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Ansaldo SVA-5 (oz5333) by Joseph Wherry from Model Airplane News 1947 - model pic

  • (oz5333)
    Ansaldo SVA-5
    by Joseph Wherry
    from Model Airplane News
    January 1947 
    32in span
    Scale IC C/L Biplane Military Fighter
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 10/02/2014
    Filesize: 801KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: theshadow

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