Gas King Jr (oz5413)
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48in Gas King Jr. Free flight gas model. Duration and contest type flying gas model. For 5/8in bore motors, 10 or 11 in propeller having 6 or 7in pitch. Designed by Joe Ott. Flying model No 4801. Drawings by Tom Perzenika.
Quote: "Steve, Here is one lost to the sands of time, the Joe Ott 48in Gas King Jr. From 1939, and please do give Tom Perzenika credits for the drafting work. It's the 75th anniversary of this design! This looks to be from a kit plan, I scanned a copy I have as best I could."
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Update 8/4/2022: Replaced this plan with a much clearer scan, also now includes previously missing sheet #2, thanks to dfritzke.
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User commentsI cleaned this one up quite a lot, but still the nose area on the plan view is very difficult to read, to see the full detail.
SteveWMD - 19/03/2014
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