Rivets (oz6064)


Rivets (oz6064) by Joe Foster 1968 - plan thumbnail

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Rivets. Scale pylon racer model. Joe Foster's 1967 American Nationals winning Goodyear racer.

Quote: "...it is, in our opinion, the most aerodynamically beautiful of all the subjects. Rivets was designed around the K&B .40 Rear Rotary Engine which at the time was just out on the market. We have been more than satisfied with this selection. We can't recall ever having a bad engine run in a contest. In fact, Rivets lost but one heat race during all of the 1967 contest season. This was due to pylon cuts..."

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Rivets (oz6064) by Joe Foster 1968 - model pic

  • (oz6064)
    by Joe Foster
    from Flying Models
    February 1968 
    46in span
    Scale IC R/C LowWing Racer Civil
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 20/10/2014
    Filesize: 904KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: MikeJones
    Downloads: 3483

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Outer Zone, I printed out this plan today at FedEx on 36” x 48” engineering paper. It cost me $9. The plan is beautiful. Construction looks fairly easy. I will probably substitute a symmetrical airfoil that is a bit fatter than the racing airfoil, and fly the plane as a hot aerobatic plane. It should be a good fit for one of the new gas 10cc engines (OS GGT10, or Saito FG-11). Thanks OuterZone!
StephenWuest - 14/05/2015
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