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Old Jun 09, 2012, 02:05 AM
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It would be a big event and miracle literally, if my own posts here would be still active in the forums right here.

Thanks for cleaning reports.

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Old Jun 09, 2012, 07:06 PM
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The Sterling rubber powered 18" span Super Cub is semi scale. The best and most accurate one is the Guillows, and it flies very well.
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Old Jun 10, 2012, 04:34 AM
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Fokker Triplane and Scrambler

Good morning all, well in the UK at least. I have now finished watching the TT's for this year and already booked to get to the Isle of Man next year. It's a shame that the Senior had to be cancelled this year but that is the way it goes with the weather. Well done to all the lads, big names and little guys, who took part.

Now away from motorbikes and,from the Aeromodeller of November 1951, I present the Fokker Triplane and Scramber and two more different plane's you couldn't meet.

The Triplane is a free flight scale designed model by P.E. Norman. The designer's name speaks for itself as far as accuracy and functionality are concerned. The model is designed for 2.5 to 3.5 cc motors turning nothing less than an 11" x 6" prop, certainly a nice diesel with loads of torque is being asked for here. Trimming such a plane would call for the utmost patience and dedication, or would three or four channel radio be better.

The Scramble, on the other hand, is a Class 'B' team racer. A very sleek and well designed model from the start of the Team Race history. There certainly no room for drag in this design. By the 1951 season it already had a string of victories to it's name. A credit to it's designer Johnny Jones.

As always with my drawings they are tracings from scans of the original articles and so may contain inaccuracies. If you choose to build from them please take care. The Triplane plan is in colour because I couldn't get the Black and White print below 3MB, if you would like a copy of it please send a mail.

Enjoy your day

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Old Jun 10, 2012, 08:44 AM
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Thanks Al. I really do enjoy your "print" versions. Lots of work!
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Old Jun 10, 2012, 05:00 PM
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Hey Hogal, Do you have any other drawings not listed in the attachments of your blog?
I'm itchin' to do a scratch build and just can't find anything I like. Also the reason I ask is I am a big fan of your work and you have some of the best drawings out there...
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Old Jun 11, 2012, 04:45 AM
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Just found this thread and I love it. Only made it to page 9 so far and have seen some great stuff.
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Old Jun 11, 2012, 11:19 AM
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Calling all.

I am pleased to invite all of you who are involved in plans to visit this new address here

http://www.aeromodelistis.com/smfgr/

It is the first Greek forum with special reference to the drawings.
Greek language subject header Sxediothiki (lessons for all, positions for magazines, companies, etc.)
English translation Plan holder.

It is still a small stock plans but slowly renewed.
It is strictly controlled in these posts.
All checked before found online than me I am the coordinator.

Consult translator and come to see many.
1) Very good quality treatment plans.
2) Correct technical information for all.
3) Correct photos etc.

Enjoy.

Elijah Greece.
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Old Jun 12, 2012, 03:56 AM
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An effort again in any other communication for Plan holder ( Greek Sxediothiki plans )


http://www.aeromodelistis.com/smfgr/...php?board=92.0
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Old Jun 12, 2012, 04:52 AM
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An effort even for Greek collection plans.Here

http://www.aeromodelistis.com/smfgr/...php?board=92.0

Guide visit of a Greek Forum for projects.

Look all photos
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Old Jun 12, 2012, 05:54 PM
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hlsat,

Thanks - that's great - but your link is 'all Greek' - to most of us

By the way - with respect - the English phrase is 'high wing' - not 'upwing'...

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Old Jun 12, 2012, 06:58 PM
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hlsat,

Thanks - that's great - but your link is 'all Greek' - to most of us

By the way - with respect - the English phrase is 'high wing' - not 'upwing'...

Keven.
Ah, yes. That's what Google Translate is for. It's not perfect but opens up the rest of the world that doesn't speak english to us.

Isn't that cool?
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Old Jun 12, 2012, 09:29 PM
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...it was a joke - an old saying - "it's all Greek to me"...

...and Google Translate is just as bad as Babelfish

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Old Jun 12, 2012, 09:42 PM
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is there a problem with Outerzone? I haven't been able to view it today, and yesterday got to thefront page but couldn't download anything.
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Old Jun 12, 2012, 10:28 PM
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is there a problem with Outerzone? I haven't been able to view it today, and yesterday got to thefront page but couldn't download anything.
Site doesnt work for me either
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Old Jun 12, 2012, 10:53 PM
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I have also been unable to use it.

"The page cannot be displayed"...
...yet the little Outerzone logo is shown in the top tab header...?

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