Northrop Gamma (oz9284)

 

Northrop Gamma (oz9284) by Jack Knoble 1933 - plan thumbnail

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Northrop Gamma. Rubber scale model.

Quote: "If you're looking for a sweet flyer or a trim looking scale model, be sure to build the Northrop Gamma layed out on the following pages. The ship described, has been designed with close regard to aerodynamic design, which you know is very important to a good flying model. Also, it has been built and rebuilt by the author several times and test flown to observe its points of weakness. You will find the plans very accurate and you will have little difficulty in construction. The wing span of the model is 25 inches, the fuselage length 15 inches. The weight is about 2-1/2 ounces. Begin by cutting 4 ribs as shown on the side view at 'A' from its inch sheet balsa..."

Scan from dfritzke, cleanup by rchopper56.

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Northrop Gamma (oz9284) by Jack Knoble 1933 - model pic

Datafile:
  • (oz9284)
    Northrop Gamma
    by Jack Knoble
    from Popular Aviation
    September 1933 
    25in span
    Scale Rubber F/F LowWing Civil
    clean :)
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 01/10/2017
    Filesize: 518KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: dfritzke, rchopper56
    Downloads: 841

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