American Gyro AG-4 Crusader (oz907)


American Gyro AG-4 Crusader (oz907) by George Bendix from Model Aircraft Builder 1936 - plan thumbnail

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Crusader. Rubber powered scale model of the unorthodox 1935 twin-boom streamlined plane.


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American Gyro AG-4 Crusader (oz907) by George Bendix from Model Aircraft Builder 1936 - model pic


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Hello Steve, I'm currently building an enlarged 36in rc version of the Crusader at Wattflyer: The plan is not 100% accurate, as there are some discrepancies between views, and the fuse former ears which create the wing farings do not place the wing at the correct location on the fuse, as the wing TE is located above the fuse bottom. Still, it is certainly a workable plan for creating the fuse and providing a good starting point. I have attached a photo of the main fuse, before the modifications began. Feel free to add it to the Crusader plan, as it will at least provide some photo of the construction.
Bill_G - 14/01/2013
Photo of his completed model now added, thanks to Bill_G.
SteveWMD - 20/02/2013
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