This 4-view drawing of the Fairchild
22 C-7-F (1934) was scanned from page 38B and 38C of my purchased edition of the July
1968 American Aircraft Modeler. It is another example of Björn Karlström's fine scale
"The aircraft was designed by Kreider-Reisner during negotiations by Sherman Fairchild
to take a major share in the company. Marketed as the Fairchild 22 Model C7 the aircraft
was certified in March 1931. The Fairchild 22 was a mixed-construction braced parasol-wing
monoplane with a fixed tailwheel landing gear and a braced tail unit. It had two tandem
open cockpits and was initially powered by a 80hp (60kW) Armstrong Siddeley Genet radial
engine. After test flying the prototype the first production aircraft were re-engined
with a 75hp (56kW) Michigan Rover inverted inline engine. The aircraft was fitted with
both inline and radial piston engines." -
Fairchild 22 C-7-F (1934)
Scale Presentations by Björn Karlström
145 HP Warner "Super Scarab"
Fairchild trademark carried on the rudder.
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Posted September 17, 2011