Re: Polikarpov R-1

Matt Bittner (
Thu, 4 Jan 1996 13:03:52 -0500

On 4 Jan 96 at 11:49, Allan Wright typed diligently:

> What is it?

A DeHavilland DH9a clone. Made - I believe - after the war, so none
made it in that combat.

I bought one, and it's worth its price. Believe it or not, the
struts can be used! Shocking!

The biggest "disadvantage" is the lack of cockpit details. But then
again, who are we on the list to complain?


Matthew Bittner WW1 Modeler, ecto subscriber, semi-new dad, PowerBuilder developer; Omaha, Nebraska
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