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Guillow Vanguard. Radio control sport model.
Quote:- "During my most recent visit to OZ, I saw where someone asked for a plan for the 'Vanguard' single-channel rudder-only airplane. After a search through my collection, I found them, had them scanned and now they're yours. Cute airplane, but I wonder how many modelers have the called-out Cox Space Hopper .049, or could find one? That is a beam-mounted engine, just like the Medallion or TeeDee, even having the same mounting hole pattern, but those two are much more powerful than the Hopper. Perhaps a resourceful modeler could devise a way to calm those engines down a little, or come up with a way to mount a Babe Bee with it's integral fuel tank. Another option would be an OK Cub with beam mounts. A DC Dart might not be too much. Unfortunately, I bought these plans from John Pond many, many years ago and they yellowed. Kinko's tried to strike a balance with not reproducing the yellowing without losing too much of the printed word, and that was not very clear when new. The original drawings were in a dark blue color..."
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