Tempo - High performance A-1 towliner develped for use with the Benedek airfoil and Jedelsky thin wing construction.
Quote: - "Tempo is the result of a series of models or combinations or wings and tails. No fancy, exotic contruction was employed in the model at all, a simple fuselage and rubber model type stabilizer and, of course, the Jedelsky type wing; and easy, rugged A-1 glider to be flown in any contest and most weather. One evening was all that was required to completely finish the wing. An entire weekend for the complete model and we were ready to fly!
Since the wing construction is the basis for this entire article, let's start here. Pick very soft, light balsa for the forward piece and fairly stiff, quarter grained balsa for the aft..."
Tempo, MAN, October 1960.
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