Full Size Printed Plan Vintage 1960 s semi-scale Control Line Stunter BOULTON PAUL "DEFIANT"
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Full Size Printed Plans and Article
BOULTON PAUL "DEFIANT"
FULL SIZE PRINTED PLAN on SHEET 43” x 28”
Four Page Article with Building notes and photos
Control Line Stunter
A magnificent semi-scale stunter by one of America's most famous designer pilots. As he puts it, "the moments and wing layout really fall into place” Powered by the old standby Fox .35 which wrote history in the stunt event, this ship stands out in any circle.
By HAROLD PRICE
Model builders and aircraft buffs alike will find the Boulton Paul "Defiant" an interesting subject of discussion. The five or so years preceding WW 2 was a time of great pressure for the British aircraft industry. All of the ideas and principals learned in WW 1 were being used to conceive a new family of fighters. Just as it is done in our country, competing teams of engineers were feverishly developing ideas and hardware necessary to produce the aircraft each group felt held the answer to Britain's security.