Lion oz9432


Lion - plan thumbnail image

Lion - completed model photo

Submitted to Outerzone: 09/11/2017
Outerzone planID: oz9432 | Filesize: 439KB | Format: • PDFbitmap | Credit*: DBHL, theshadow


About this Plan

Premier Lion - Free flight power cabin sport model.

Quote: "For that 7 - 10cc engine you've bought. The Premier Lion (Shelley Cup Winner 1938) Easy to build! Easy to fly! The power job you've been seeking! Span 68-1/2 ins. Complete kit of first quailty materials (less engine and dope) £3-10-0."

Quote: "The Premier Lion. For 9-10cc engines. Average weight 4lb 8oz. Winner of the Sir John Shelley Cup for petrol driven models, 1938. Designed and flown with great success by WS Wreford, Essex Model Power Club. Over 100 flights were made by the prototype without damage. Design copyright by FR Barnard, Premier Aeromodel Supplies, 2A Hornsey Rise, London N19."

Scan from DBHL, cleanup by theshadow.

ref DBHL-6989.

Direct submission to Outerzone.


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oz9432 datafile

by WS Wreford
from Premier Aeromodel Supplies
69in span
Tags: IC F/F Cabin
all formers complete :)



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User comments

Many thanks to Brian for scan of the Aeromodeller 1946 advert, showing the model photo [also more pics 003].
SteveWMD - 13/11/2017
Hi Mary, I have a photo for Outerzone of the Premier Lion [more pics 004]. I took it in 2003 at Middle Wallop. I remember talking to the builder for quite some time. Perhaps he will see it and post a pic of the finished model.
Joost - 13/11/2017
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