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Shakaali

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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2820 on: January 15, 2018, 06:37:49 AM »

Don't know what that is, but if that is not the ugliest thing ever built I don't want to see what is  :o
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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2821 on: January 15, 2018, 06:49:02 AM »

It's not that ugly, but certainly very small  ;)



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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2822 on: January 15, 2018, 08:29:26 AM »

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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2823 on: January 15, 2018, 09:08:16 AM »

The Lesher Teal - Sniperton got it
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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2824 on: January 15, 2018, 11:23:26 AM »

Here you are  ;D


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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2825 on: January 15, 2018, 07:16:51 PM »

YaK-17?
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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2826 on: January 15, 2018, 08:52:30 PM »

I still do not know what it is... :(
Radoye with the Yak-17 guides my a bit,  ;)
but the engine looks different, and  seem have a pronounced V wings. It also seems to have a conventional landing gear and no tricycle. :o
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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2827 on: January 15, 2018, 10:50:30 PM »

Yep, it's a taildragger design and that's what gives away the plane.
Note the flame deflector attached to the tail wheel strut lol - this plane acts like a tail wheel lighter ]clown[
Such crazy designs are either french or italian and this one is the latter.

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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2828 on: January 16, 2018, 01:35:24 AM »

It has a similar design genesis to the Yak-15/17
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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2829 on: January 16, 2018, 02:15:19 AM »

Not quite. It's a taildragger and the engine exhaust exits underneath the middle of the fuselage, that much for the similarities.
This plane in question however has swept wings and differs quite a lot in design, even though it's based on a 1939 plane...

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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2830 on: January 16, 2018, 06:19:09 AM »

I think I've seen something similar on an Italian plane... Would have to do some research to remember which one exactly.
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Re: Quest: Guess what is depicted here
« Reply #2831 on: January 16, 2018, 07:08:26 AM »

This one perhaps?



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