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Jan 28, 2003, 08:45 PM
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Building the Luftwaffe secret weapon - Horten Ho 9/229


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Jan 28, 2003, 09:11 PM
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Jan 28, 2003, 09:38 PM
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Jan 28, 2003, 09:41 PM
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Gottingen ~ 1944


Ho 9 being built....
Jan 28, 2003, 09:44 PM
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Huntington Beach ~ 2003


Ho 9 being built also....
Jan 28, 2003, 09:48 PM
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HB ~ 2003


Jan 28, 2003, 09:50 PM
Nickel what?
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now this is one to watch...
love to see that thing in the air. Great shape and odd enough to make nearly anyone "double-take"

Keep it up!
Jan 28, 2003, 09:50 PM
Electric Coolhunter
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I am holding out for the upcoming RBC kit of the Ho 9. A must have for me!
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Jan 28, 2003, 10:03 PM
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Me too!

Hopefully THIS year
Jan 28, 2003, 10:18 PM
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wow, that is sweet... you're scratchbuilding it?
Jan 28, 2003, 10:45 PM
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now this is one to watch...
love to see that thing in the air. Great shape and odd enough to make nearly anyone "double-take"

Keep it up!

Ya it is one of the most interesting designs of all x....
Not everyone likes it but there's just something about it....

Phil
Jan 28, 2003, 10:49 PM
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scratchbuilding


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Originally posted by opualuan
wow, that is sweet... you're scratchbuilding it?
Yes, I did the drawings about 3 years ago....

Finally have some time to build it.... feels as if I never left the plans collecting dust....

Phil
Jan 28, 2003, 10:55 PM
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RBC kit


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Originally posted by Thomas B
I am holding out for the upcoming RBC kit of the Ho 9. A must have for me!
That should be a good one as the RBC kits seem well designed....

but I wanted a speed 400 size Ho 9 I could fly anywhere so, no choice but to design my own....

Phil
Jan 28, 2003, 11:53 PM
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Phil,

Will you be using a linear twist, or the Horton bell? Doing it like the Horton's did will be a little more work with the bent spars and leading edges.

Looks great so far. What's the power going to be? I know you said speed 400 size, but are you actually using those motors?

Steve C
Jan 29, 2003, 12:39 AM
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phil,

what sice is your HORTEN? Is it your own drawing, you may send as a copy to me? I told you in that other thread I whant to build a HORTEN, that would save time for me!

Heiner


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