Bleriot XI Design Pictures

Bleriot XI Design

3D layout done in TurboCAD 10

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Iso Drawing

This rendering shows radio and motor

Hatch for battery access

Should go together quick

Pictures from the time

Racing in a 1912 air meet

Ready for takeoff!

The Bleriot goes to war


Wing Span 38 inches
Wing Area 322 in2
Expected Weight 8 - 9 0z
Expected Wing Loading 3.6 - 4.0 oz/sf
Motor GWS 350 w/ B ratio (4.43:1)
Prop GWS 8x6 or 9x5 SF
Battery 2S 700 mAh LiPo
Radio 3 channel setup: small Rx, esc, and two 4-6 g servos

Bleriot Assembly Instructions 8-4-05.doc
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Bleriot XI Video

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