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8.2.18 Boost Glider and Rocket Gliders References: Rocket Plans




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This article is from the Model Rockets FAQ, by Wolfram von Kiparski with numerous contributions by others.

8.2.18 Boost Glider and Rocket Gliders References: Rocket Plans

Dozens of classic kits and plans from old Estes and Centuri
catalogs and newsletters are available on the JimZ web site at
http://www.dars.org/JimZ

	Name			Class			Source
	----			-----			------
	Barber			A BG	Pop Pod		SR Sep/Oct 1996
	Beaker			B BG	Canard Pop Pod	NARTS #NIRA1 $3
	Challenger 1		A BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA2 $3
	Confederate Angle	A BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA2 $3
	Czech Micro Glider	micro	Fixed Pod	http://members.aol.com/GCGassaway/GENERAL/Czechmicroglider.GIF
	D-Light			D BG	Pop Pod		SR Nov/Dec 1997
	Dragonfly		A BG	Pop Pod		JimZ 
	Eiger			4 BG	Fixed Pod	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/eiger25.pdf
	Filly Willy Flim Flam	B RG	No moving parts NARTS #NIRA2 $3
	Flanigan Flyer		B BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #MIT-CN $5
	Fly Baby		C BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA2 $3	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/flybaby.pdf
	Flying Jenny		A BG	BiPlane		JimZ 
	Fish & Chips		2 BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #MIT-CN $5
	Gull			C RG	Swing Wing	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/gull.pdf
	High Performance SparrowA BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #MIT-CN $5
	Icarus X		B BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA2 $3
	Jabberwock 15		A RG	Slide Wing T	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/jabberwock15.pdf
	Julie Bird 7		A RG	Slide Wing Box	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/juliebird7.pdf
	Lumb Duck		B RG	Slide Wing T	NARTS #MIT-CN $5
	Lumb Duck 4		B RG	Slide Wing T	MR 3/80 pg 8-9
	Manta (CMR)		C BG	Pop Pod		SR 3/97 pg31
	Millenium Falcon	A BG	Fixed Pod	NARTS #NIRA1 $3
	Nighthawk		A BG	Flying Wing	JimZ 
	Nocturne		B RG	Slide Wing T	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/nocturne.pdf
	Nymph			2 RG	Slide Pod	NARTS #MIT-CN $5	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/nymph.pdf
	Olympia 67		4 BG	Fixed Pod	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/olympia67.pdf
	Opel			-	FlexWing	MR 2/80 pg6-7
	Parksley Eagle		A BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA1 $3
	Pterodactyl		F BG	Parasite	JimZ 
	Rebel			A RG	Slide Wing Box	Apogee 12/75
	Rocky Mountain Canary	A BG	Pop Pod		MR 3/79 pg6-8	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/rockymtcanary2.pdf
	Seagull 25		A RG	Slide Wing Box	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/seagull25.pdf
	Seattle Special		B RG	Slide Wing Box	NARTS #NIRA1 $3
	Spittoon		B BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA2 $3
	Status-4		A RG	Slide Wing T	SR Winter 1995	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/status4.pdf
	Stiletto-B		B RG	Slide Wing T	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/stilet-b.pdf
	Stiletto-C		C RG	Slide Wing T	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/stilet-c.pdf
	Stiletto-D		D RG	Slide Wing T	AmSpam May 1985	http://members.aol.com/RBGliders/Stiletto_D.htm
	Stinger			B BG			AS 7/90 pg23-25
	Swift			B BG	Pop Pod		JimZ
	Tapeworm		F BG	InternalParasiteNARTS #NIRA1 $3
	Turnup			A BG	Pop Pod		SR Fall 1995	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/turnup.pdf
	Vincent			4 BG	Pop Pod		http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/gnatrecordholder.pdf
	Wasp			A BG	Pop Pod		MR 12/70
	Wolf			C BG			SR Summer 96 pg29-30
	Wun			B BG	Pop Pod		NARTS #NIRA2 $3
	Xebec 3A		A RG	Pop Elevator	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/xebec3a.pdf
	XP-2B			B RG	Swing Wing	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/xp-2b.pdf
	XP-2C			C RG	Swing Wing	MR 1/80 pg6-7	http://www.nar.org/competition/plans/pdf/xp-2c.pdf
	XP-3			C RG	Swing Wing	AmSpam 7/92 pg21 & NARAM92 pg24

HLG Plans:

	 Name		Source		Size	Type	By
	--------------	--------------	----	-----	------------
	Arriba:		MA 5/94 p??#759 ??	Catap	Jean Andrews. 
	Athena *	FF 11/90 p17 $3	24"	HLG	Mark Sexton #
	Big Shooter	FF 01/95 p6	18"	Catap	Bienenstein
	Bolo		FF 10/94 p5	18"	OHLG
	Built-Up-Glider	NFFS $3			HLG	John Thornhill		
	CalCat IV	FF 12/94 p19	17"	Catap	Calvert
	Canned Heat *	NFFS $4			Jetex	Don Chancey		
	Catelliptic	FF 10/97 p13	18"	OHLG	Bennett
	Catharsis	BH-151		16"		Bill Hannah 
	Challenger	MA 8/85 p67	18"	
	Class A Glider	FF 12/99 p4	12"		Midwest kit
	Class B Glider	FF 12/99 p4	19"		Midwest kit
	Coot VI		NFFS $3		19"	IHLG	Mike & Stan Stoy flapper	
	Copper Head	FF 11/98 p12 $3	19"		Stan Buddenholm
	Crowbar 13	FF 06/95 p17 13"	Catap	Sonesen
	Drifter 13	FF 01/00 p5 $3	13"	Catap	DeShields
	Drifter 18	FF 03/98 p19 $3	18"	Catap	DeShields
	Flash *		NFFS $3		17"	HLG	Fast Richard Mathis
	Flip		#FF-14		14"		SIG kit $3.95
	Fluf-Duf *	NFFS $3			IHLG	Dan Belieff		
	Fly Baby	FF 03/91 p7	14"	B BG	Russell
	Fly Hi		NFFS $3		HLG				
	Gil's Glider	FF 03/98 p5	12"	Canard	Coughlin
	Gold Rush	MA 5/86 p64	24"	
	Good IHLG	NFFS $3			IHLG	Don Bal		
	Heat SeekerMkIV	NFFS $4			Jetex	Kem Whiting		
	Jet Tube	NFFS $4			Jetex	Richard Woods		
	Jupiter Moon	FF 10/00 p5 $3	21"	HLG	Edward R Berray
	Little Shooter	FF 01/95 p5	12"	Catap	Bienenstein
	Lo Tech		FF 05/86 p7	14"	IHLG	Mike Reves flap
	Lunchbox	FF 06/86 p3	9"	OHLG	Oldencamp
	Lynn-2		FF 06/91 p15 $3	20"	HLG	Kimball
	MIG-29:		MA 4/92 p??#713	13"	Catapult
	Mach Box	BH-129		11"	Jetex50
	Max Flyer *	NFFS $3		??	HLG	Ray Harper		
	Max Pak		FF 10/96 p5	32"	Catap	Primbs
	Merlin 2	NFFS $3		18"	HLG	Wiese (Campbell's kits)
	Micro-Mini PearlNFFS $4		26"	Jetex	Stan Smith #
	Nickel Glider	FF 01/93 p21	13"	IHLG	Johnson
	One Up		FF 05/88 p5	18"	Catap	Lorbeicki
	Padre's PasstimeFF 11/97 p23	20"	Catap	Johnson
	Paper Glider	BH-193				Jetex
	Paragon		MB6/77p60 #6773	18"	
	Pig Skin	FF 11/98 p13 $3	18"	HLG	Stan Buddenbohm
	Pigeon		#FF-13		12"	SIG kit $3.95
	Plane Jane	NFFS $3			HLG	Mark Valerius		
	Polly *		FF 01/97 p14 $3	18"	OHLG	Bill Blanchard MA May 1979 page 50 #263	#
	Priceless Fun	FF 02/98 p18	12"	toy	Billings egg crate lid
	Punk Rocket	FF 06/97 p5	18"	Jetex	Tomasch
	Quantum 20	FF 12/97 p8	20"	IHLG	Surtees MA 5/98 #853
	RPG		FF 10/95 p15	15"	Catap	Sonesen
	Rain Crow II:	MA 1/83 #394	??	OHLG	
	Roll Out	MA ?/?? #201	18"	OHLG	pop-up dethermalizer
	Roscoe 18	MA 5/86 p60#509	18"	OHLG	DT
	Semi Pro	MA 1/76 p22#124	17.5"	OHLG	pop tail DT
	Shockwave *	NFFS $3		??	HLG	Lueken			
	Sir Gruntalot	FF 05/98 p12	24"		Stalick
	Slow Poker III	FF 12/96 p7	24"	IHLG	Budenholm MA 6/92 #716	
	Stealth Glider: MA 5/91 #688	10"	Catap	foam/balsa combo. 
	Step Two	FF 04/91 p26	15"	HLG	Edmondson
	Stomper		MA 5/86 p60#510	18"	OHLG	DT
	Sub Sweep	FF 05/88 p6	12"	Catap	Markos
	Super Sweep 22	NFFS $3		22"	IHLG	Wittman		
	Suz Too		NFFS $4		??	Jetex	Lewis			
	Sweepette	NFFS $3		??	HLG	Lee Hines		
	Sweepette 18	NFFS J82	18"	
	Sweepette 19	NFFS $3		19"	HLG	Lee Hines		
	Tern II:	MA 5/93 #736	18"	OHLG 
	Texas Bo-Weevil	NFFS $3		17"	HLG	Don Chancey		
	Thermal Piglet	Campbell kit	18"	Campbell's Kits
	Thermic 20	FF 12/98 p5	17"	HLG	Jetco kit
	Thiszit		FF 01/01 p5	9"	Catap	Crosetto
	Tiny Piglet	NFFS $3		??	HLG	Campbell
	Upstart-4	MA 1/81 	??	IHLG	Drela
	US Kid		NFFS $3		??	HLG	Tom Peadon
	WS-III		NFFS $3		??	HLG	Joe Wagner
	Wasp VI		NFFS J85	??	OHLG	Mike Stoy MA 8/81 p57 #343	
	Z-21		FF 11/98 p13 $3	21"	HLG	Stan Buddenbohm 
	Zenith		MA 12/91p61#705	18"	OHLG	pop wing DT
	Zweibox		NFFS $3		??	HLG	John Odenkamp
	~		BH-121

NFFS plans can be ordered from http://www.freeflight.org/ Most are $3.
* = NFFS Model of the Year winners

AMA plans can be ordered via http://www.modelaircraft.org/Plans/plansnew.htm
Most HLG plans are a single sheet priced at 3.75.

 

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