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Old Feb 03, 2015, 04:01 AM
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Movo in the 50's 60's was producing models on their own design.

The name was from MOdelli VOlanti (flying models) because they were designing and producing planes.

Then they sold a few plans to other companies, like the Muimota tug that is now produced and marketed by Panart.

Other designs simply went forgotten, like the Asso speedboat or the Antares that can be found around the web.

Now Movo has a new ownership and they are a model-shop with no more production, they sell mainly planes and cars by other manufacturers.
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Old Feb 03, 2015, 06:12 AM
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A cleaned version of "Antares" has been published on the forum together with a build from Foamboard.

Regards Ian.
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Old Feb 03, 2015, 09:54 AM
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Thanks for that.

After receipt of half-a-dozen more sets of plans, I've fired off copyright requests to:

Billings (DMI)
Movo
Amanti
MidWest

...so we will see what comes back. Has anyone done a 'cleaned-up' version of the Amanti TORNADO? That's just scans of wood, so I'll be back to doing some more drawing unless anyone has done it first...
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