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Old Apr 23, 2011, 03:41 PM
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Well Helmsman, you certainly have produced a rarity - I thought I know pretty much all of Malmstrom's, often quirky, published creations, but this one is new to me, and what a little charmer it is. Well found!
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Old Apr 23, 2011, 04:30 PM
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Thanks for the Hiperbipe, George. That Seabee is the RCM plan - the shortnose. I'm looking for one with a scale nose. There were a couple of big rc Hiperbipe plans - can't remember the mags they were in...too much time on the couch, I guess...LOL
have a look at page 145 post 2166 is this the model you are looking for.
Unfortunately jpg`s to low resolution to upscale but maybe JMP Blackfoot can be persuaded to upload a better scan or someone else may be able to

Other than that there is this from M.A.N. plan will need to be scaled up to page size 60" for full size. Not perfect but good enought to build from

Seabee Model Airplane News January 1946
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Old Apr 23, 2011, 04:46 PM
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Thanks Meddler! That looks to be about the best 'Bee plan I have seen so far! I haven't gone that far back in the posts yet. Too much time on the couch...

Yes, if JMP Blackfoot COULD be persuaded...LOL
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Old Apr 23, 2011, 05:16 PM
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I took the previous drawing and overlaid a true scale drawing and found the original not to be close to scale.
Here's an accurate side view.
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Old Apr 23, 2011, 06:27 PM
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PD1,

would you happen to have sheet 1 of the three views?

Thanks,

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Old Apr 23, 2011, 07:52 PM
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:et me see about clearing out my file of hand launch glider plans.
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Old Apr 23, 2011, 08:47 PM
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Here is another that would make an ideal small field R/C conversion. It's from the July-August 1967 Sig Air-Modeler.

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Old Apr 23, 2011, 08:54 PM
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Figured I'd break the progression a bit. Too many plans on one page might get to be a bit much. And to thunk I have thrown away probably 5 garbage bags of paper copies of plans because I needed the space in my house. And all the magazines they came from. I could probably have 3 or 4 times as many as I'm putting up[ now. I think I'll put in a change of pace after all these gliders.
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Old Apr 23, 2011, 11:29 PM
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How about a Hoosier Hotshot for 1/4A...

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Old Apr 24, 2011, 07:22 AM
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All 3 sheets of the Sea Bee
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Old Apr 24, 2011, 07:37 AM
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The Björn Karlström 1:25 SeaBee plan of 1947.
Basically a 'static' model, but the plan could easily be modified to suit a flying project of any choosen size.

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Old Apr 24, 2011, 07:42 AM
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The Björn Karlström 1:25 SeaBee plan of 1947.
Basically a 'static' model, but the plan could easily be modified to suit a flying project of any choosen size.

That's a nice Sea Bee plan.
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Old Apr 24, 2011, 08:49 AM
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I have a 2 page copy of the old RCM plan with a 52" WS. Would that be of any help?
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Old Apr 24, 2011, 10:36 AM
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seabee again

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That's a nice Sea Bee plan.
seabee for freeflight or rc in semi fullsize.
enjoy

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Old Apr 24, 2011, 10:46 AM
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I have a 2 page copy of the old RCM plan with a 52" WS. Would that be of any help?
Is that the same plan shown here: http://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showp...postcount=2410 ?
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