Crackerjack model

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  1. Oct 3, 2019 #1

    Bill-Higdon

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    fly2kads, FritzW and bmcj like this.
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    It's a nice set of plans. It would be fun to see one built!
     
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    I built a Peanut Scale Crackerjack from plans Pete gave me, many years ago. Never finished it, but it looked adorable. Brings back memories!
     
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    And the full scale CrakerJack is nearing completion, perhaps. Plans have been updated for larger pilots.
     
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    I'm sure it would have been an honor to have the great Walt Mooney model one's aircraft design! Besides that little FF model, Dennis Tapsfield, another well-known modeler back in the day, came up with a 1/3 scale R/C version:
    https://outerzone.co.uk/plan_details.asp?ID=3320
     
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    That's an incredible coincidence between Walt Mooney and Pete, fly2kads... guess what Pete's official nickname is at his home airport?

    The Professor :)
     
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    Speaking of coincidences, Walt and Orion shared an office cubicle when Orion was starting out his career. There is some of Walt's wisdom floating around here.
     

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