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Old Nov 17, 2012, 03:57 PM
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Originally Posted by algy2 View Post
Hi.
MIKE GREEN revisits RENE JOSSIEN’S 1949 LE VEAULENT and resurrects the full size plan.

Construction is straightforward and no problems should be encountered. Mike said performance appears better then the original perhaps due to a smaller propeller being used giving less air braking effect along with a modern P.A.W. diesel.

Plan is full size.

Cheers

Algy
As you've published René Jossien's Le Veau Lent, I thought I'd mention that I have the remains of the 1949 original, and René's original ply rib templates!
Attached is a photo of René holding the fuselage, in my garden, in the mid-nineties. The prop on the engine isn't broken. René used a single blader, with balance weight... in 1949...
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