Gunnar Sorensen, of Denmark, has almost finished his Quarter-Scale Merlin. He hasn't run it yet, but he is very close. Here are a couple of pictures: gunnar1.jpg gunnar2.jpg He is a very experienced machinist, and builder of model engines and other projects. He says he will be happy to answer questions. Email Gunnar
http://www.jeanpierre.cousinet.free.fr Here's a French fellow who is building a really fantastic scale Spitfire.
http://www.carlbest.com/weirdstuf/merlin.htm This page was found while doing a web search on 'quarter-scale merlin'. It shows a running engine built with the castings. It does not say who built the engine, unfortunately. In case the site goes away, a copy is located here.
http://www.mcdanielrc.com Bob MacDaniel makes glow plug drivers, and has built a system for a Quarter-Scale Merlin built from Dynamotive castings. There are several photos of the completed engine.
http://www.clarkindustries.on.ca Clark Industries' main product is propellers, both for full-size planes and models. They made the scale Spitfire propeller used on the prototype Quarter-Scale Merlin, and they are planning on making a scale P-51 propeller. They also make very complete kits for a 1/4-scale Spitfire and Hurricane.
The Merlin: Rolls-Royce and
Quarter-Scale Some history of the Merlin, and
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