Baby ROG 1927 (oz7290)
About this Plan
Baby R.O.G.. Freeflight, tractor monoplane, rubber powered. Span: 12in.
Author: Merrill Hamburg, A.M.L.A.
Publisher: The American Boy.
Manufacturer: A kit was manufactured by the A.M.L.A. which cost 65 cents, postpaid.
Year: October, 1927.
Plan Size: 11 x 8.5in.
Source: The American Boy, October, 1927, pages 25, 34-35.
Scale: 1/2.4, digital file.
Notes: Scanned and edited in PC Paint from Frank Zaic, Model Airplanes and The American Boy, pages 4-6. These pages are reduced from the originals. I added a title block. The 12in span is 5in on the digital file, thus the scale ratio of 2.4. The size in a print will depend on settings in the printer software. The original book drawing was 4.74 x 3.82in. Enlarging to print full size would not be practical; build on a pencil drawing. Note detail differences between this and the 1928 version. I have seen various reproductions of these two plans. This is part of a project I have undertaken to report on simple beginner models of the first blossoming of model aviation on my educational website www.endlesslift.com
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