You MUST be a MEMBER in Hip Pocket Aeronautics "Builders' Forum" to REGISTER for access to the Plan Gallery.
Forum Members can visit This Topic in the Forum to Register. Logging In to the Forum is required.
Home / Model Companies / FSI / FSI - A6M2 Zero Top Plans  New Items (Last 10 days)  Search  

Registered users



Log me on automatically next visit?

Forgot password


Random Plan

C & H Tornado
C & H Tornado (Demonleather)
Outdoor Rubber Power Sport
Comments: 0
Downloads: 222


FSI - A6M2 Zero
FSI - A6M2 Zero

             << ZIP may not work for everyone

FSI - A6M2 Zero
Description: Flying Scale Inc 27in span - plan M-4 - 1/16 scale
Keywords: FSI, A6M5, Zero
Date: 09.28.2015 22:56
Hits: 2376
Downloads: 778
Rating: 4.50 (2 Vote(s))
File size: 1.0 MB
Added by: gfiend


Join Date: 05.15.2013
Comments: 1
Wingspan is wrong size!

WS for A6M2 Md. 21 is 12m (39.37 ft) and in 1/16 or .75in/ft scale model WS must be 29.53 in. and not 27 in. Note that many plans in other scales by other designers of this aircraft subtype are also i incorrect.
My REF:Japanese Aircraft of the Pacific War By Rene J Francillon
12.09.2015 18:48 Offline marsdec

Join Date: 10.09.2012
Comments: 3
Listed as 27" in Catalogue

This observation with respect to wingspan and scale has had me thinking. I too come to the same conclusions and yet the span is listed as 27" in the FSI plan catalogue. The plan references:

1: Zero Fighter - Robert C. Mikesh

2: A6M Zero in Action, Aircraft No 59 Squadron

3: Zero Fighter - Martin Caidin

4: Japanese A/C of the Pacific War - Rene J Francillon

áIt is possible that Bill Galloway made a mistake. I'd be interested if anyone could shed some light on this.
12.15.2015 13:28 Offline gfiend

Previous Plan:
*FSI Plan List  
 Next Plan:
FSI - Aeronca 7AC Champion



RSS Feed: FSI - A6M2 Zero (Comments)