Plan - Duigan Biplane, Final Design, John R. Duigan, Mia Mia, Victoria, Australia, circa 1909 Reg. No: HT 25669
- Plan for biplane design drawn by John R. Duigan in preparation to construct the aircrraft which he first flew on the family property 'Spring Plains' at Mia Mia, near Heathcote, central Victoria, in July 1910.
The drawing shows a side elevation of the aircraft in its final form as it had evolved by October 1910 at the top and a plan view of the aircraft below in slightly earlier form including the fixed foreplane between the main wings and front elevator, both drawn to a scale of 1 inch = 3 feet (1:36).
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr John Duigan
|Dimensions:||21.0 cm (Height), 27.5 cm (Width)|
|Tagged with:||aeroplanes, model aeroplanes, scale models, innovation design|
|Themes this item is part of:||Designing & Building the First Australian Aircraft, John Duigan's Military Service, Centenary of Australian Aviation, John Robertson Duigan MC, Pioneering Aviator (1882-1951), Engineering Collection, Transport Collection, Reginald Charles Duigan, Pioneering Aviator & Inventor (1888-1966)|
|Primary Classification:||AIR TRANSPORT|
|Tertiary Classification:||propeller biplanes|
|Creator:||Mr John Duigan, Mia Mia, Victoria, Australia, circa 1909-1910|
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