Model Boat Mayhem

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length.
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 [14] 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 ... 33   Go Down

Author Topic: Name that plane  (Read 98179 times)

andrewh

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,064
  • Location: Melbourne, Australia
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #325 on: August 01, 2008, 01:00:03 PM »

True, O King.
I will check them before posting

This is the same picture, I see but rather easier
andrew
Logged

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #326 on: August 01, 2008, 01:03:23 PM »

Hi Andrew, looks like the Supermarine 224 to me. First aircraft to be called Spitfire, but not the success its descendent turned out to be.... O0.....Smudge
Logged

andrewh

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,064
  • Location: Melbourne, Australia
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #327 on: August 01, 2008, 01:11:06 PM »

Both right!

Must be your go!
Logged

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #328 on: August 01, 2008, 01:15:45 PM »

Try this un..... 8)......Smudge
Logged

Ghost in the shell

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 2,707
  • Go Nuclear! you'll love it
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #329 on: August 01, 2008, 06:34:31 PM »

looks like a Blom und voss
Logged
"xxxxx" the tree huggers, GO NUCLEAR

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #330 on: August 01, 2008, 07:34:09 PM »

Might look like it ghost, but it ain't ;).....Smudge
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #331 on: August 01, 2008, 08:21:10 PM »

Burnelli theory but dont know who made it. :embarrassed:
Logged
..well can you land on this?

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #332 on: August 01, 2008, 08:36:22 PM »

Very warm arrow5. Here's a clue, it was built in this country. ;).Smudge
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #333 on: August 01, 2008, 08:50:05 PM »

No it wasnt, it was built in England but they gave it a Scottish name >>:-( It is the Cunliffe-Owen "Clyde Clipper" ::) {-) {-) {-)
Logged
..well can you land on this?

andyn

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #334 on: August 02, 2008, 12:22:34 AM »

Burnelli CBY-3
Logged

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #335 on: August 02, 2008, 10:14:02 AM »

Hi arrow5, you got it, Cunliffe-Owen OA-1, although you have lost me with the comment "no it wasn't". As I live in England," in this country", means England. The aircraft was built at Eastleigh near Southampton.fist flight Jan 1939.... ??? ???.......Smudge.
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #336 on: August 02, 2008, 11:43:07 AM »

Just being nationalistic Smudge.  O0
Logged
..well can you land on this?

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #337 on: August 03, 2008, 12:49:53 PM »

So does that mean its my turn ? 
Logged
..well can you land on this?

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #338 on: August 03, 2008, 07:53:02 PM »

Go for it!! O0 O0
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #339 on: August 04, 2008, 07:16:20 AM »

Since we all like twin boomers, how about a streamliner art-deco one from the 30s.
Logged
..well can you land on this?

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #340 on: August 05, 2008, 01:47:22 PM »

Need some help......this one didn`t fight any Saracens :-X
Logged
..well can you land on this?

swordfish fairey

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #341 on: August 05, 2008, 02:40:04 PM »

Consulting my Boys own book of Aeroplanes tells me that it is the Shelton Crusader from the 1930's............. ;).............Smudge
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #342 on: August 05, 2008, 02:54:13 PM »

That is it , the only one ever built.  I had to consult my big boys big book ! Try and get a read, library or ebay etc, priceless.  Did the hint help ?
Logged
..well can you land on this?

grasshopper

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 759
  • Location: Lincolnshire!
    • A1 Hobbies Ltd.
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #343 on: August 05, 2008, 03:13:04 PM »

Thanks for the tip.... Crusader - Shelton Flying Wing,

Oar locks!!!! found it after much trawling only to be pipped at the post!

Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #344 on: August 05, 2008, 05:06:26 PM »

Fancy another ?   Not so elegant this time.
Logged
..well can you land on this?

sheerline

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 1,201
  • Location: Norfolk
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #345 on: August 05, 2008, 11:24:28 PM »

Looks like an Aeronca Champion to me but a bit unsure about that fin!
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #346 on: August 05, 2008, 11:42:56 PM »

Nope, right country.
Logged
..well can you land on this?

bobinnit

  • Guest
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #347 on: August 06, 2008, 12:30:56 AM »

Could it be the Stearman-Hammond Y

and in anticipation heres an easy one
Logged

Arrow5

  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 3,881
  • Location: Scottish Highlands
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #348 on: August 06, 2008, 07:46:51 AM »

Yep Bobinnit Y-1, my clue was going to be Hampster :'(
Logged
..well can you land on this?

Martin [Admin]

  • Administrator
  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 20,243
  • Location: Peterborough, UK
    • Model Boat Mayhem
Re: Name that plane
« Reply #349 on: August 06, 2008, 11:24:11 AM »

Bobinit's plane, took quite a bit of searching but it's the Aerocat Amphibian.
http://www.creativeflight.com/homepage.html

Great looking plane!   O0







Logged
"This is my firm opinion, but what do I know?!"    -   Mayhem FaceBook Group!
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 [14] 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 ... 33   Go Up