Aug 15, 2002, 04:47 PM
Registered User

B-29 plans


Anybody know where to find plans for a B-29? Looking for my next foam project. Would like to have profiles, wing templates and motor/wing angles. Thanks.
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Aug 15, 2002, 06:00 PM
Registered User
DICKEYBIRD's Avatar
All I can find in my links is this: http://corsair.flugmodellbau.de/file...an/Bauplan.htm Look about a third of the way down the page.

It's not very good but maybe it'll give you a starting point.

Milton Dickey
Aug 16, 2002, 01:26 AM
Registered User
kitbasher's Avatar
http://hem.passagen.se/jvmatern/b29/b29.htm
Aug 16, 2002, 08:14 AM
Registered User
Kitbasher,

Your link works but the download link on the page does not. Does anyone have a copy of these plans they can email me?
Aug 16, 2002, 10:19 AM
Visitor from Reality
Brad
There's one in the Traplet plans range - start at www.traplet.com

It used pretty cheap motors (a lot of them, naturally!) but was all wood - shouldn't be too hard to foam-ify though. Had retracts too. Only published last year, IIRC

It's real big - up around 100" span

Dereck
Aug 16, 2002, 10:53 AM
ultramega super star
stealthy's Avatar
I looked on the Traplet web site for b-29 plans, I looked thru all the plans listed and couldn't find the b-29. Does any one know the plan number.

Jim
Aug 16, 2002, 11:52 AM
Registered User

B-29 "Plans"


Hi Brad!

If you're willing to do some scratch-type building, you can probably get some 'stuff' from the Boeing Company Archives Office; they're located in Bellevue, Washington. You can probably get their address via the Boeing web site; if not, let me know and I'll send it along to you.

Good luck,

David
Aug 16, 2002, 01:11 PM
Visitor from Reality
Plan MW2786 Convair B-36 Peacemaker, by John Considine $27.00 + whatever US freight charges.

or (if it works!)

https://www.traplet.com/pages/nonmag...rder=ascending

Then scroll down to Convair etc
Aug 18, 2002, 01:39 PM
ultramega super star
stealthy's Avatar
I have the B-36 plans from traplet and I didn't even realize it was the same as a B-29 if you removed the motors from the rear.

Jim

After a little more studying of the plans, The wing looks to join differently then the B-29.

Jim
Last edited by stealthy; Aug 18, 2002 at 01:42 PM.
Aug 18, 2002, 03:15 PM
Registered User
Sorry guys about the missing link @ http://hem.passagen.se/jvmatern/b29/b29.htm .
It should now work again.

I've just uploaded a short video for those who want to see it fly.
Video sequence .
(A working codec for the movie can be downloaded at http://www.divx.com/divx/index.php).

/Johan
Sep 08, 2007, 06:49 PM
Trying To Takeoff
salat's Avatar
Hello!
Can anybody help me find Milton Dickey. I'm interested in DickeyBirds kits.
Thank you,
Kostya
Sep 09, 2007, 03:12 AM
Will fly for food
There is a thread somewhere here on RCG by Jim Young about a balso covered foam B-29. He sold cores and plans, now only plans, but someone will custom cut the cores. Check the thread.

Duh, the thread shows up at the bottom of the page as a related topic thread:

https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=62356
Sep 09, 2007, 03:40 AM
You made that out of trees?
Boomerang1's Avatar
That's my B-36 plan and apart from the fuse being circular nothing is the same as a B-29. I built a B-29 before I built the '36.. - John.
Sep 09, 2007, 03:01 PM
Trying To Takeoff
salat's Avatar
Hello!
Can anybody point me to electric balsa plans?
Thank you,
Kostya
Oct 05, 2007, 12:16 AM
Trying To Takeoff
salat's Avatar
Ok, I see. Now I believe that there are no other elcetric B-29s than John's and Jim Young's.
John, can you post some pictures of what that plans look like. I need be sure before getting them from Traplet..
Thank you,
Kostya
Another question. Are any glow designs other than Don Smith's?


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
B-29 Plans Jim Young Scale Kit/Scratch Built 739 Jun 03, 2016 06:12 AM
Discussion Giant Scale electric B-29 plans! Ryan Archer Scale Kit/Scratch Built 19 Sep 30, 2007 01:24 AM
Ralph Beck H-B W-29 plans? temacc Scale Kit/Scratch Built 1 Sep 09, 2007 05:46 AM
Discussion b-17, b-52, p-38, b-29 plans donanton Electric Plane Talk 5 Apr 05, 2007 10:25 PM
WANTED: Guillows B-29 Superfortress plans,(or equivilent) Demon-Leather Aircraft - Electric - Airplanes (FS/W) 0 Dec 22, 2002 11:32 PM