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Old 19th Dec 2011, 16:03
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Ah ah...I have a Cub look-a-like lined up for a future challenge! Are we looking at a modern day machine...European design?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 16:09
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Modern day.. not European ....

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Old 19th Dec 2011, 16:28
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Is the aircraft in "standard" config? I say that as the exhaust location is quite distinctive and was just wondering if that's how it was/is built or is it an "add-on"? Don't want to waste my time looking at Neiva's, Aero Boero etc!
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 16:34
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Original, Ken.

time looking at Neiva's, Aero Boero etc
I suggest you don't

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Old 19th Dec 2011, 16:51
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Ok thanks, so if not European, then logically from the US? Or perhaps South America?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 16:53
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Not american, Ken!

Edit: I'm out for a Xmas do tonight so won't get on SC.. would you like clues or can it wait until tomorrow if its not solved by 1730?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 17:02
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Give us another clue before going! I'm busy this evening too so won't have much opportunity to look in. If you're ok if I (or someone else) identifies it and its supported by someone else, are you happy for us to move on?

Not European or American...that limits things a litte...Russian? Is it in production now, or a kit plane?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 17:06
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Give us another clue before going! I'm busy this evening too so won't have much opportunity to look in. If you're ok if I (or someone else) identifies it and its supported by someone else, are you happy for us to move on?
yes, no problem.

One clue: a slight russian connection - but also chinese! But not from either. One produced so far, I think.
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 17:17
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SAFAT 01 from Sudan I believe.
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 17:19
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ah ha.... that's the one mate!!!!! You have control!
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I must go, mate!! Night, night...... RR
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 20:44
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Thanks Martin. In fact we've had the SAFAT 01 before...I thought it sounded familiar!

Next one....European origin

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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:02
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Evening Ken.

French mate?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:08
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Morning Graeme...yes French...1950's.
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:20
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I'm wrong, the tail looked familiar, but that's about all.

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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:25
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Are you sure that it is not the Max Plan PF.204?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:29
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Max Plan PF.204
G'day Karlark. Mine is. But Ken's front looks very different?
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:32
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Max Plan PF.204
Just googled. It is. Monologued again!
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:34
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I was wondering whether the different nose would puzzle you....yes of course it is the PF-204....in a different form!

Your control Karl
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Old 19th Dec 2011, 21:37
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Then again, the tailheel looks a little suspect...

I think Noyade new what it was, so if credit is due, it should be his.

Edit... or open house.

Cheers Ken
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