Caudron C.460 Greve Trophy Racer

plans by Dave Rees
 
24" 49.7gr without motor
     
Sun angles shows contours Final Photos 1936 Greve trophy Winner
     
Showing both access panels Few panel lines Hand painted tail lettering
  Construction Photos  
20.0 gr as shown Engine is already in Box and former construction
Forming the top airfoil over a pine mold Pine mold and formed balsa 1/20 square Balsa ribs
First mockup Bone - top view Setup for turning the spinner
Spinner just before adding prop Final Spinner, Prop Block, 8" Prop - 9.8gr. Plunge Molded, took 8 tries
shown with canopy blank 90% done Now this is a racer
     
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