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Offline kitnut617

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Armstrong Whitworth Tail-First Fighter
« on: January 08, 2019, 09:46:17 am »
Now here's something that looks like a Tophe design ---

Found it on Secret Projects Forum.



« Last Edit: January 08, 2019, 11:24:57 am by kitnut617 »
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Re: Armstrong Whitworth Tail-First Fighter
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2019, 09:55:48 am »
Looks like someone read the instructions incorrectly.  :o
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Re: Armstrong Whitworth Tail-First Fighter
« Reply #2 on: January 08, 2019, 10:43:12 am »
I could see this being built, and at it's maiden flight in front of all the ministry big wigs, it fired up it's engine, put it's throttle to the stop, and shot backwards in to a watching crowd. Because someone put the propeller on the wrong way round.
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Re: Armstrong Whitworth Tail-First Fighter
« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2019, 11:44:55 am »

lovely !

and do-able  :wacko: