[WWI] can you move that bloody car?

Kerry Lynn kerlyn2001 at verizon.net
Tue Oct 29 19:11:16 EDT 2013


The placement of the roundels (outside the struts) also seems non-
standard and therefore probably early.

Notice the family resemblance?  (See image 5)
http://www.finecars.cc/en/detail/car/175405/index.html


On 10/29/13 5:43 PM, Kerry Lynn wrote:
> I agree with Steve; it's not a 12.  No center section in the wing /plus
> /it appears to have a seven-cylinder engine.  Moreover, the "bulge"
> that D sees in the cowl suggests it is powered by a 100hp Gnome
> Monosoupape and therefore likely a 10bis.  Diego, have you seen
> this paper in your travels? Malheureusement, I don't read French:
> http://www.hydroretro.net/etudegh/les_nieuports_de_la_guerre.pdf
>
> -K-
>
> On 10/29/13 3:57 PM, Stephen Cox wrote:
>> Re: [WWI] can you move that bloody car? I'd go for a 10, the 12 had a 
>> transparent centre section, and shots of the 12 taken from a similar 
>> angle show much more slope on the interplane struts
>> Steve
>>
>> On 29/10/2013 17:32, "Alan Pask" <alan at carrsskoda.co.uk> wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>     It also shows how the wooden structure in the wings still shows
>>     thru the CDL despite what appears to be a cloudy day.
>>     Neiuport 10 or 12? -- Sorry Diego -- Pass.
>>     Alan.
>>
>>
>>     Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2013 15:49:00 +0000
>>     From: Crawford Neil <Neil.Crawford at volvo.com>
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>>     Good photo despite the smug guy in the way. Shows how thin those
>>     wings need to be.
>>     And it's a nice car.
>>     /Neil
>>
>>     From: WWI [mailto:wwi-bounces at wwi-models.org] On Behalf Of Diego
>>     Fernetti
>>     Sent: den 29 oktober 2013 4:12
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>>     Subject: [WWI] can you move that bloody car?
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