Gili Chopper (oz8489)

 

Gili Chopper (oz8489) by Phil Guilmant from Mercury 1949 - plan thumbnail

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Gili Chopper. Towline glider model. High efficiency FAI contest sailplane. Wingspan 42in, wing area 250 sq in.

Scan from DBHL, cleanup by theshadow.

ref DBHL-5130.

Direct submission to Outerzone.

Quote: "The sailplane enthusiast will welcome this new model by Phil Guilmant. It is the latest of a long line of successful specialist designs, and one that may be flown in SMAE and FAI contests. The Gili Chopper is a meticulously planned 48 in job with the greatest inherent ability and lowest sinking speed. It has been specially produced for serious competition flying. Kitted by Mercury is the modeller's guiarantee of a first-class deisgn coupled with first-class materials. Like all Mercury kits, the Gili Chopper is complete, accurate, and checked."

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Gili Chopper (oz8489) by Phil Guilmant from Mercury 1949 - model pic

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  • (oz8489)
    Gili Chopper
    by Phil Guilmant
    from Mercury
    1949 
    42in span
    Glider F/F Kit
    formers unchecked
  • Submitted: 23/01/2017
    Filesize: 268KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: DBHL, theshadow

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