Britten-Norman Islander (oz9714)


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Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander. Radio control scale twin model, for 2x .40 engines. Scale is 1/7.

Quote: "Hello Steve and Mary. Please find here ... the Svenson Britten Norman Islander, a 84in scale model. There are 5 big plans and two extras: component list and decal sheet. There are no building instructions, but a lot of explanation is given on the plans itself. No matter what, this is an advanced building plan. I hope you can share this wonderful design on Outerzone. Kind regards, Dries"

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Update 16/10/2018: Added kit review from Radio Modeller, March 1976, thanks to RFJ.

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Components list (inc some flying notes).
Kit Review.


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Britten-Norman Islander (oz9714) from Svenson - model pic

  • (oz9714)
    Britten-Norman Islander
    from Svenson
    84in span
    Scale IC R/C Multi Civil
    all formers complete :)
  • Submitted: 17/01/2018
    Filesize: 7617KB
    Format: • PDFbitmap
    Credit*: Dries

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Hullo Steve, you may like to add these pics to your plan [more pics 006, 007]. I built it for 2 Enya 45,s, about 80 in span. Not from the Svenson kit, from a scale drawing in RCM models. Flew beautifully.
JeffBrowne_BrokenHill - 05/02/2018
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  • Britten-Norman Islander (oz9714)
  • Plan File Filesize: 7617KB Filename: Britten_Norman_Islander_oz9714.pdf
  • Supplement Filesize: 2426KB Filename: Britten_Norman_Islander_oz9714_component_list.pdf
  • Supplement Filesize: 3240KB Filename: Britten_Norman_Islander_oz9714_decals.pdf
  • Supplement Filesize: 1234KB Filename: Britten_Norman_Islander_oz9714_review.pdf
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