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Fauvel AV 45

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sandeaa
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Joined: 19 Jun 2016, 08:14

Fauvel AV 45

Post by sandeaa »

Hello,

Im am Ton from the Netherlands and this is my first login after my introduction.
I am lover off flying wings as the Fauvel AV 45.
I found a plan om this site from a 3,5 m wingspan. :) :)
http://www.scalesoaring.co.uk/VINTAGE/D ... plans.html
Are there members off this forum who have build this Fauvel AV 45.
So yes are there build descriptions or tips off it.
Thank you.

Greeting
Ton

C.olson

Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by C.olson »

Hi Ton,
As far as I'm aware no one has begun building from this plan as its a new addition to the plans list I think.
It's from one of the regular and well respected contributors of plans here and I'm sure it has been designed and drawn to the very best level.
Jiles designs with cad cutting very much in mind so why not get our in house kit cutter (cliff Evans) to cut the parts and get building and keep us all up to date ,,,,good luck.

Chris Olson.

Paul_Williams
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Joined: 18 Mar 2015, 17:53

Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by Paul_Williams »

Hi Ton,
if I remember correctly, Jilles told me that one of the wheels needs to be made steerable because at the beginning of the ground run the model has poor directional stability.

If you are going to hand launch or use a short bunjey, I imagine there wouldn't be a problem.

Good Luck
Paul

sandeaa
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Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by sandeaa »

Okay many thank you guys.
I'm going to cut the ribs themselves from drawing.
I do so no kit to have.
The result I will post here a lot.

Ton

sandeaa
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Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by sandeaa »

I am a construction report started on our club site (Cumulus Kampen The Netherlands)
If you are interested please check with it.
http://forum.mvc-cumulus.nl/viewtopic.php?f=25&t=1605
Google translate is your friend.
Many thanks to the owner of the drawings.

Greetings Ton


FrankS
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Location: Gloucestershire

Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by FrankS »

Very nice, glad it all went well, it looked really good in the air :D

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Trevor
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Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by Trevor »

Congratulations Ton, that seemed to go very well indeed.

Richard_A
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Re: Fauvel AV 45

Post by Richard_A »

Looks very good Ton. Thank you for posting.

Richard.

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