Gippsland Aeronautics GA-8 Airvan (oz7653)

 

Gippsland Aeronautics GA-8 Airvan (oz7653) by Derek Buckmaster 1999 - plan thumbnail

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Gippsland Aeronautics GA-8 Airvan (GippsAero GA8 Airvan). Rubber scale model of the Australian utility aircraft.

See the excellent Derek Buckmaster website at http://dbdesignbureau.buckmasterfamily.id.au/ for more details and more plans like this.

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Gippsland Aeronautics GA-8 Airvan (oz7653) by Derek Buckmaster 1999 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz7653)
    Gippsland Aeronautics GA-8 Airvan
    by Derek Buckmaster
    1999 
    22in span
    Scale Rubber F/F Civil
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 20/04/2016
    Filesize: 65KB
    Format: • PDFvector
    Credit*: DerekBuckmaster

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User comments

hi. I think there is one ribbay missing on each wing half if the span shall be 22in .The ruler in the bottom of the page fits fine when printed in 100%.
anon - 03/05/2016
Hi there! Hope you enjoy this glow version out of the rubber powered original plan [main pic, 003,004]. The plan was augmented to give a 35.4 inch wingspan and is powered by a Norvel .061 AME. Best regards!
Alex - 22/07/2020
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