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albatros dv large scale flying model aircraft Albatros DVa
by Ken Hart

1/3 scale
Engine: Super-Tigre Twin 60cc
Wingspan; 119in.
Weight: expected 30-35lb.
Ken's own design

This model depicts the Albatros restored by the U.S. National Air and Space Museum.

Structure: Fuselage is built in the manner of the full-size aeroplane with plywood formers supported between 6 spruce longerons and a 0.8mm ply stressed skin. Wings will have balsa ribs, spruce spars and a wire trailing edge. The fuselage is finished in clear varnish with enamel paint used for the markings. Now under new ownership, the wings are under construction and will be covered in doped lozenge-printed fabric.

Flying characteristics: Unknown, but expected to be similar to the full-size.

Current status: Under new ownership, being completed.

Detailed photo sets of full-size Albatros DVas are now available in our MartinPhotos section:
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Albatros Dva D7343/17

Albatros DVa Edelweiss

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