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Re: Triangle Control Frame or A-Frame

Postby JoeF » Sun Jan 14, 2018 12:32 am

Three tubes
Three pilots
TCF
Cable-stayed triangle control frame
See video post by Rick Masters recently:
viewtopic.php?f=56&t=2849&p=21651
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Re: Triangle Control Frame or A-Frame

Postby JoeF » Sun Feb 18, 2018 2:22 pm

This find by ARP might be a missing piece:
Ryan XV-8 Fleep Crash July 7, 1962 NASA; Rogallo Wing "Fying Jeep" Aircraft N140N


thanks, Tony !
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Re: Triangle Control Frame or A-Frame

Postby JoeF » Fri Mar 30, 2018 10:03 am

Very early:

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Re: Triangle Control Frame or A-Frame

Postby Rick Masters » Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:20 am

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Re: Triangle Control Frame or A-Frame

Postby JoeF » Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:34 pm

Thanks to ARP (Tony Prentice) :salute: :salute: :salute: :salute: :salute:
for a neat historical video link:

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