Douglas XB-19: Douglas XB-19: Model Features Model Features Top and bottom wing parts were worked on separately and I started by grinding off the nacelles.... Top and bottom wing parts were worked on separately, and I started by grinding off the nacelles.... The wing was now glued to the fuselage. A section from the top wing half containing the... The wing was now glued to the fuselage. A section from the top wing half containing the... All tail surfaces were made from superglue-laminated sheet plastic which was then sanded to airfoil... All tail surfaces were made from superglue-laminated sheet plastic which was then sanded to airfoil... Post World War II Giant Airplanes Post World War II Giant Airplanes After putting together the fuselage I cut off the nose just forward of the cockpit and the tail gun... After putting together the fuselage I cut off the nose just forward of the cockpit, and the tail gun... After several iterations of sanding and rescribing the lost surface detail I sprayed the model with... After several iterations of sanding and rescribing the lost surface detail, I sprayed the model with... - - I made a spar for each side out of square brass tubing. Each spar was partially cut and bent at... I made a spar for each side out of square brass tubing. Each spar was partially cut and bent at... - - Attaching the pylons to the wing got a little more involved. I wanted to preserve the top of the... Attaching the pylons to the wing got a little more involved. I wanted to preserve the top of the... Post World War II Giant Airplanes Post World War II Giant Airplanes Ever since my formative years as an aviation nerd I';ve been fascinated by photos of the YB-60 and... Ever since my formative years as an aviation nerd I';ve been fascinated by photos of the YB-60 and... risky program and the Air Force wanted a backup in case it failed. Convair swept back the wings and... risky program and the Air Force wanted a backup in case it failed. Convair swept back the wings and... Under the designation XB-36G a turbojet-powered version of the B-36 was proposed; a contract for two... Under the designation XB-36G a turbojet-powered version of the B-36 was proposed; a contract for two... - - Background The mammoth YB-60 was Convair's proposal to the USAF for a B-36 bomber replacement. In... Background The mammoth YB-60 was Convair's proposal to the USAF for a B-36 bomber replacement. In... Cutting Edge's resin NB-52 kit includes beautiful little nacelles meant to convert kits of the later... Cutting Edge's resin NB-52 kit includes beautiful little nacelles meant to convert kits of the later... The Convair YB -60. There are a lot of B-36 parts here even the thick wing. Early Jets Home ______... The Convair YB -60. There are a lot of B-36 parts here, even the thick wing. Early Jets Home ______... Originally Convair made their prototypes by separating the B-36 wing at the inboard engine pylons... Originally Convair made their prototypes by separating the B-36 wing at the inboard engine pylons... YB-60 at Edwards AFB YB-60 at Edwards AFB Caractéristiques du Convair YB -60 : Dimensions : Envergure : 62.8 mètres Flèche : 37 ° Surface... Caractéristiques du Convair YB -60 : Dimensions : Envergure : 62.8 mètres Flèche : 37 ° Surface... Caractéristiques du Convair YB -60 : Caractéristiques du Convair YB -60 : to differentiate the metal panels. The red flashes on the fuselage sides and nacelles and the black... to differentiate the metal panels. The red flashes on the fuselage sides and nacelles, and the black... The Convair YB -60 by Tony Landis. Not even LBJ could save it. Early Jets Home ______ The Rest Page... The Convair YB -60, by Tony Landis. Not even LBJ could save it. Early Jets Home ______ The Rest Page... This project entailed more effort than I thought (doesn't it always?) but having a model of this... This project entailed more effort than I thought (doesn't it always?), but having a model of this... This project entailed more effort than I thought (doesn't it always?) but having a model of this... This project entailed more effort than I thought (doesn't it always?), but having a model of this... A three-view drawing (557 x 759) A three-view drawing (557 x 759) Type: Purpose: Span: Length: Height: Engine: Max.speed: Crew: Load: Long-range strategic heavy... Type: Purpose: Span: Length: Height: Engine: Max.speed: Crew: Load: Long-range strategic heavy...
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