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Old Jun 21, 2012, 11:39 PM
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Boeing B-314 Clipper: 1/16 Scale (114" span)


Here are some photos of my scratch built B-314. I generated the plans from a 3-view of this magnificent flying boat. Construction is glass over foam for the fuselage and sponsons, and conventional built-up balsa construction for the wings. Power is four O.S. .52 four stroke engines. Weight: 29 lbs. This airplane flies extremely well. This project took about a year to complete. It first flew in March 2008. I like to fly it low!

Here is a video clip of the first flight:
The First Flight of Tom Wolf's 1/16 Scale Boeing B-314 Flying Boat (6 min 59 sec)
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Old Jun 22, 2012, 02:48 AM
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My favorite seaplane!

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Old Jun 22, 2012, 08:51 AM
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Tom:

Thanks for posting the video clip of my airplane.

Tom
Old Jun 22, 2012, 11:31 AM
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It looks terrific!
Old Jun 28, 2012, 01:09 AM
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Who Dat!
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That is a beautiful airplane !
Old Jun 28, 2012, 08:07 PM
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Love the 314!

Thanks for the build notes.
I need an electric one

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