Slingsby Prefect MK.1. (oz775)

 

Slingsby Prefect MK.1. (oz775) by Phil Smith from Veron - plan thumbnail

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Slingsby Prefect MK.1. Scale single-seat glider from Veron.

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Slingsby Prefect MK.1. (oz775) by Phil Smith from Veron - model pic

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User comments

This was the very first airmodel I built and flew, in the late 60s. Poor thing, it came out a bit warped but with a paper tab here and there if flew immensely well... or so it seemed to me at the time. It introduced a new smell in the house: cellulose thinners :)
ZaRodinu - 29/06/2012
In the past year I have scratch built many models from plans on your website. See Veron Prefect photos attached [main pic, 003].
AndyCoutts - 18/05/2016
Hi, here are a couple of pics of my Veron Slingsby Prefect [005, 006]. Thanks,
Mark Grant - 24/02/2021
I built this model I believe about 1960. I still have the plan and original box. Vernon kits were manufactured some 20 miles from me.
The prefect was one more building block that led me to a career as a commercial pilot and an RC builder in Canada.
Chris Chandler - 05/04/2021
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