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Forum: Beginners
02-18-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 150
Posted By Top_Gunn

Up elevator. Sometimes a little left rudder will...

Up elevator. Sometimes a little left rudder will help, too. Do not use right rudder when making a left turn.
02-14-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

It is indeed the Natter. (Why anyone would name a...

It is indeed the Natter. (Why anyone would name a military aircraft after a mostly harmless set of snakes I don't know.) Here's a link to a site that gives a fair amount of information about it.
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02-14-2019, 06:51 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Not the Me 328. Here's your bonus clue. ...

Not the Me 328. Here's your bonus clue.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-14-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue. Looking for the name of a...

Today's clue.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-13-2019, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Not the He 280, but another good guess, so here's...

Not the He 280, but another good guess, so here's another bonus clue.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be...
02-13-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Not the He 162, but a good guess. Here's your...

Not the He 162, but a good guess. Here's your bonus clue,

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in...
02-13-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue. Looking for the name of a...

Today's clue.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-12-2019, 09:39 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Not a Sikorsky, but your guess earns a bonus...

Not a Sikorsky, but your guess earns a bonus clue.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-12-2019, 05:43 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue: Looking for the name of a...

Today's clue:

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-11-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue: Looking for the name of a...

Today's clue:

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-10-2019, 06:05 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue: Looking for the name of a...

Today's clue:

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-09-2019, 05:22 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue: Looking for the name of a...

Today's clue:

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew of one.

3. Came along too late in its war to be used in combat.
02-08-2019, 05:27 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

That was a very good quiz for me. Learned a lot....

That was a very good quiz for me. Learned a lot. Here we go again with another warbird which has no airworthy survivors.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Small, light, and fast.

2. Crew...
02-07-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

I think it's the Handley Page Halifax. The clues...

I think it's the Handley Page Halifax. The clues about the three complete examples and the memorial seem to nail it down.
Forum: ARF or RTF
01-08-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 573
Posted By Top_Gunn

This is Sig Planes, not Sig Manufacturing, which...

This is Sig Planes, not Sig Manufacturing, which is the company that makes the kits and other Sig products. Announcements like this tend to make people think that Sig Manufacturing is shutting down,...
Forum: Kit Building
01-06-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By Top_Gunn

Sounds like you're doing the right things. I...

Sounds like you're doing the right things. I didn't add flaps to my low-wing Kadet Senior, but afterward I wished I had. I mounted the landing gear on it in the wings, because I was imitating a...
Forum: Kit Building
01-06-2019, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 264
Posted By Top_Gunn

You won't notice any difference. I've done this...

You won't notice any difference. I've done this to make tail-dragger versions of a Kadet Senior and a Kadet Seniorita.
12-13-2018, 09:32 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

That's it. Just like Sherlock Holmes pointing out...

That's it. Just like Sherlock Holmes pointing out to Inspector Gregory "the curious incident of the dog in the night-time." Which was that the dog did nothing during the night, although under the...
12-13-2018, 06:43 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Sparky's got it for sure, but he didn't give the...

Sparky's got it for sure, but he didn't give the name. So I figure he's the winner, but if he doesn't want to be he doesn't have to. So let's give him a while to either supply the name or say for...
12-13-2018, 05:24 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

You've got it. Sparky! Good job.The point about...

You've got it. Sparky! Good job.The point about the smell clue is in fact that all the engines did use the same fuel. Once you'd gotten the sound thing figured out, wouldn't the absence of a...
12-12-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Not the Ju 288. Different sort of engine...

Not the Ju 288. Different sort of engine configuration.
12-12-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Look at Clue 10.

Look at Clue 10.
12-12-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Not a rotary wing aircraft. Quite conventional...

Not a rotary wing aircraft. Quite conventional layout except that the engine arrangement is just a little bit unusual. Since this quiz is running longer than I'd anticipated, I'll award a bonus clue....
12-12-2018, 05:37 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue. More about engines. Looking...

Today's clue. More about engines.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Never used in the role for which it was designed because the service it was designed for chose a less-expensive and...
12-11-2018, 05:25 AM
Replies: 16,930
Views: 774,265
Posted By Top_Gunn

Today's clue, which may shed some light on Clue...

Today's clue, which may shed some light on Clue 9.

Looking for the name of a warbird.

1. Never used in the role for which it was designed because the service it was designed for chose a...
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