Blue Streak - Rubber speed model.
Quote: "90 mph with rubber. You don't need a gas engine for speed - try it this way ...a set of rules were drawn up to eliminate the troubles encountered with speed models of the past. Since torque was the major problem, it was decided to have the models fly in a circle about a center post. Fifteen feet was the selected radius, in view of the limited floor space. Since the planes were rubber powered, it was necessary to begin timing almost immediately..."
Hi Mary/Steve - Here is Paul E. Del Gatto's Blue Streak from Model Airplane News magazine issue 12-50. Regards, 'theshadow'
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