Douglas A-26 Invader

 

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Douglas A-26 Invader  
by D Deeley
from Aeromodeller
July 1953 
46in span
Tags: Scale IC C/L Military Bomber
all formers complete :)
got article :)


Submitted to Outerzone: 04/08/2017
Outerzone planID: oz9062 | Filesize: 1135KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: Pilgrim, hogal

   

About this Plan

Douglas A-26 Invader - Scale twin WWII American attack bomber, for control line.

Quote: - "Don Deeley selected the A26a Invader as a natural for twin engined control-line. Fitted with a pair of Elfin 1.49's his prototype has covered many miles at scale appearance speed of 45-50mph and we have no doubt that two smaller or larger engines would provide equal entertainment at a slight variance in speed ...construction is both robust and simple. All-up weight of 40oz is enough to require extra tough control line wires, yet at the same time does not provide an over-heavy wing loading..."

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Update 12/08/2017: Added PDFvector plan tracing, thanks to hogal.

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PDFvector plan tracing.

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