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Jul 13, 2012, 02:45 PM
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What was that flying wing from the 70's?


I remember a build up flying wing from the late 70's that was polyhedral with a single rudder and a wing span of about 100 inches. Anyone have an idea of what plane it might have been? I think this might have been a design from the So Cal area.
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Jul 13, 2012, 03:57 PM
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A Windfreak?
Jul 13, 2012, 05:23 PM
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Or the El-Condor (80" span) - Full set of plans here - http://www.rcmplans.com/index.php?ma...oducts_id=1982
Last edited by Quick61; Jul 13, 2012 at 05:28 PM.
Jul 13, 2012, 09:27 PM
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hi there from Toledo

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Jul 13, 2012, 09:46 PM
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Originally Posted by gva1956
I remember a build up flying wing from the late 70's that was polyhedral with a single rudder and a wing span of about 100 inches. Anyone have an idea of what plane it might have been? I think this might have been a design from the So Cal area.
You might want to take a look at this thread - https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=536530. It's on the Windfreak being revisited. And I see RCM has the plans for it as well - http://www.rcmplans.com/index.php?ma...oducts_id=1557
Jul 14, 2012, 07:49 AM
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There were many. Maybe the Raven from Dave Jones or any of the many that he designed in that timeframe
Jul 14, 2012, 09:31 AM
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This may not be the one you are thinking of but it is another flying wing which has had great success.
This is the link to Skybench.
http://www.skybench.com/index.html?h....com/home.html


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