the plan build article - 31/10/12
First published in June 2000 issue of RCM&E, Chatterbox 2000 is Ray Wood's update on Vic Smeed's delightful cabin wing design for a 1958 issue of Aeromodeller.
The plan can be purchased at the RCM&E Plans Service and the article pages can be downloaded below.
Name: Chatterbox 2000
Designed by: Vic Smeed/Ray Wood
Wing Chord: 6.5"
Fuselage Length: 30"
Overall Height: 9"
Motor Used: 280 Geared (J.Perkins)
Alternative power: Speed 400 direct drive or geared
Propeller: 9 x 6" Graupner
Cells Used: 8 x 500 mAh (AA size) 9.6 volts
Wheel diameter: 2"
Rec. no. of channels: 3
Control Functions: Rudder, elevator, speed controller (JETI 180 used)
Servo Details: Hitec mini's
Surface Travel: Rudder 3/8" each way
elevator 3/16" each way
All-Up-Weight: 1 lb 10 oz
Chatterbox 2000 article pdf pages
Click here for build article page 1.
Click here for build article page 2.
Click here for build article page 3.
Click here for build article page 4.
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