F/A-18 Super Hornet

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Description

The F/A-18 is a mid-mounted pusher model intended to be flown with tailerons only, but it can easily be equipped with ailerons and rudders. Build it from the plans attached below.

The dimensions of the slots and tabs are made for 6 mm depron.

Data

Wing span
73.5 cm (28.9 inches), 71.9 cm without wingtips (28.3 inches)

Length
102.5 cm (40.4 inches)

CoG location
14.6 cm (5.75 inches) forward of the vertical stabilizers

Propeller slot
Fits propellers with a maximum diameter of 6 inches

Build Instructions

Not available, but much of the steps in the 6mmFlyRC F-22 instruction manual should be very similar.

CAD Images

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Build Pictures

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Model Pictures

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Plans

License

All my plans are published under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike license.

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  • you are free to download my plans and build airplane models from them

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    • attribute me as the original designer with a link to this web site

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