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Old 9th Mar 2012, 12:08
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...you...you... you...LURKER!

Sopwith Triplane it is indeed.

Over to you mate.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 12:32
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...you...you... you...LURKER!
Had only been lurking for a few mins. I just saw your clues, tapped it in to Google and bingo! Case of right place right time. Don't think I would have got there without them - a triplane is not exactly what I was expecting

Next one:

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Old 9th Mar 2012, 13:20
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Just out of class.

I think RR has logged off in disgust!

Are you sure that yours has not been done before?
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 13:21
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I think RR has logged off in disgust!
I have that effect on people
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 13:43
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NB kit switched on.

Wossat 'twixt wheels?
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 14:01
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Wossat 'twixt wheels?
Nothing that I can see Just the design of the undercarriage legs. Theres a couple of extra struts that form an inverted V connecting the wheel spats to the underside of the fuselage. In the silhouette these merge in to the undercarriage legs.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 14:19
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Must go again Ken.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 15:26
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Hiya!!! Ken, yours looks like one of those home grown machines from Scandinavia, maybe Norwegian? RR
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 15:48
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yours looks like one of those home grown machines from Scandinavia, maybe Norwegian?
Good call Martin - Scandinavia, yes, but not Norway.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 15:57
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Not a ................. Dane??????
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 16:04
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Dane??????
Not from there....

Going out for a short while so will look in when I'm back
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 16:32
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I'll give it a guess... Finnish? Karhumäki Karhu 48B?
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Karhumäki Karhu 48B?
That's the one Karl Just a few built. OH-VKK is the prototype. It was offered both as a landplane or on floats. Just 2 built, one of which remains in a museum today.


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Old 9th Mar 2012, 17:18
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Thanks Ken,

Here's a made up quick one:

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Old 9th Mar 2012, 17:31
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Recognise this but can't think what it's called

Unfortunately have to sign off now but will look in later when hopefully I'll have some inspiration
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 17:48
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Good afternoon kl.

What is this double protrusion please?

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Old 9th Mar 2012, 18:02
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Evening LM.

It's a silhouetting phenomenon.

A few stripes of light paint make it look lumpy, but it is actually flat rooted.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 18:09
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It's a silhouetting phenomenon.
No such thing mate!

If I think correctly it's French.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 18:14
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Not French.. It is European, though.
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Old 9th Mar 2012, 18:30
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It's a silhouetting phenomenon.
Does it look like this then:

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