Hi, what kind of crank/rod setup are you using? oil system?
Unlimiteds are now a warbird only class.
Regs: 1000 cu. in. total.
Do you think the B&S has enough finning on their cylinder head?
140# and over 90 hp NA.
The induction system was an accident waiting to happen. A primitive slide carb that needed the mixture adjusted with every throttle change...
Semi recumbent seat with legs stretching into gun bays. A true scale replica may not be practical. A turbofan powered HO-9 stand off scale replica...
Hi John, what is the center to center on the long back plate drive? For streamlining on a self launch sailplane, can we increase the mounting...
Another theory is induction icing between the slide "carb" and supercharger inlet. No provision for carb heat.
This is the replica to build:
I would look at P&W Canada PW600 series turbofans.
Hi Vince, thanks for posting your article. My collection of 215 V-8s (now gone) was started with a 39 replica in mind.
Hi, He indeed flys with 4 of the model engines and lands with a parachute. His flights are of pretty short duration. Looks like fun.
I suggested an L-29. My first aviation magazine article was "Pony Soldiers" in 1986 on Mustang replicas. I also did an article on homebuilt jets,...
Different engines. Model based engines are ok for sailplanes where they are considered auxiliary engines. On short wing aircraft that depend on...
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