New Products Flash Sale
Thread Tools
Old May 04, 2003, 09:02 AM
why2cay is offline
Find More Posts by why2cay
Registered User
Columbus Ohio
Joined Mar 2003
90 Posts
Question
1936 Olympic Sailplane info needed

I'am looking for information on the sailplane used in the Olympics of 1936. Name, model, kits, plans would be grteatly appreceiated. This is going to be my first scale sailplane. The only picture I have seen is of the "City of Helsinki"

thank you in advance,

Steve
why2cay is offline Find More Posts by why2cay
Reply With Quote
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Old May 04, 2003, 12:43 PM
MTT is offline
MTT
Find More Posts by MTT
MTT
I care about rising air !
MTT's Avatar
West Chester, Ohio
Joined Feb 2002
2,016 Posts
Is this what you are looking for ?
MTT is offline Find More Posts by MTT
Reply With Quote
Old May 04, 2003, 01:58 PM
Karras is offline
Find More Posts by Karras
Registered User
Karras's Avatar
Xixˇn, Asturias, Spain
Joined Apr 2003
304 Posts
DFS Olympia

Hi
You've got some information and 3-views in The book "Sailplanes 1920-1945" by Martin Simons, WWW.eqip.de
The sailplane is DFS Meise (Olympia) 1939
That isn't the year, but I think is the same plane.
Karras is offline Find More Posts by Karras
Reply With Quote
Old May 06, 2003, 12:02 AM
Ranfred Radius is offline
Find More Posts by Ranfred Radius
Registered User
Ranfred Radius's Avatar
Central Point, OR.
Joined May 2002
2,928 Posts
Hi Steve,
If the Olympia is in fact the sailplane that you are looking to model, I have a friend who owns a full-size example. If you have any questions I am sure he would be happy to answer them. You can reach him at scott@xcsoaring.com.

Randy
Ranfred Radius is offline Find More Posts by Ranfred Radius
Reply With Quote


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
GMP Thermal Charger Glider - Info needed Lonemountain Electric Sailplanes 5 Jun 01, 2002 01:12 PM
Multiplex milan info needed Edwin Electric Sailplanes 1 Oct 23, 2001 03:25 AM
Robbe Ranger "info needed" rck Foamies (Kits) 2 Oct 17, 2001 02:19 AM
Multiplex Cargo Plane, How is it? info. needed. speedo Foamies (Kits) 8 Oct 09, 2001 10:37 PM
.... Hobby FLite 747 -- foam model info. needed.... Kolchak Foamies (Kits) 1 May 29, 2001 08:49 PM