Quaker Flash (oz5516)

 

Quaker Flash (oz5516) by Paul Karnow from Megow 1937 - plan thumbnail

About this Plan

Quaker. Cassic design. Free flight gas model from Megow. Both Brown Jr and Cyclone engine installations are shown.

Quote: "Megows Quaker Flash. Span 67in. Length 47 in. Use any model airplane engine. Wings removable and gear folds back for carrying. $4.95"

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Update 28/08/2019: Added kit review (of Ben Buckle RC Quaker Flash kit) from RCMW, thanks to RFJ.

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Quaker Flash (oz5516) by Paul Karnow from Megow 1937 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz5516)
    Quaker Flash 
    by Paul Karnow
    from Megow
    1937 
    67in span
    IC F/F Cabin
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 24/04/2014
    Filesize: 819KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: JJ

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User comments

This is my first attempt at scratch building [see more pics 004, 005, 006]. I downloaded a plan from Outerzone, the Quaker Flash by Paul Karnow from Megow. 67", Motor 40 OS FS 11x5 Prop. The prop on the plane didn't work too well, so it was changed to 11x5. Must say the motor is way over-powered for this model, only flying it between 25 to 40% power. I really enjoy your site, thanks for the hard work in keeping the site running.
Dirk - 18/01/2016
Try a 20-30 size 4 stroke, I have one with a Forster .29 ignition for SAM events and it goes up at a 45-60 degree angle till I cut the engine, a .19 2 stroke is more than enough for sport flying.
Douglas Babb - 17/05/2019
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