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Old 16 January 2008, 12:38 PM   #1
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Breguet's Challenge #337

I see that I have pushed anxiety to the limit, even sofar that one contestant has given a solution for a Challenge that has still to be published . As is clear now, the early answer was false, but because the Breguet rules don't have any ruling for this it has no consequence for the contestant . But if the Breguet rules are changed by the Ruler-of-it-all this may have the consequence of scoring a minus one (-/- 1)

Here is the real thing. I think you will all be able to count for yourself. Please give all you have of this machine.



Kees

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Old 16 January 2008, 06:04 PM   #2
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I see that I have pushed anxiety to the limit, even sofar that one contestant has given a solution for a Challenge that is published . As it clear now, the early answer was false, but because the Breguet rules don't have any ruling for this it has no consequence for the contestant . But if the Breguet rules are changed by the Ruler-of-it-all this may have the consequence of scoring a minus one (-/- 1)
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Old 16 January 2008, 07:29 PM   #3
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Did I miss something? PM me if you like...
Salutations Breguet,

Yes you did miss something!ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ!!!!

That trouble maker, from the "GREAT WHITE NORTH" (I don't wanna mention any names!) said:

Quote:"So, 337 has lots of bays…, my guess is the Caproni CA 60. A bit late for the Challenge, but definitely lots of bays.

Does the 12 hour rule apply before the Challenge is posted?

Dave"
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Hello dave

Will be very fun if you succeed to win a challenge even before Kees post it
But problem-if you post a guess before the challenge is posted this challenge will not be posted
Conclusion you lost the challenge even before Kees post it
etc...





Cordialement
Bruno
That's really all that I know about it! I hope this has been helpful to you.

Bottom-Line:YOU HAD TO BE THERE!

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Old 17 January 2008, 12:34 AM   #4
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Dont Worry Maitre Breguet

Was only a joking

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Old 17 January 2008, 12:38 AM   #5
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Hi:

My first guess was a bit off. As a second guess let me try the Gotha Vuchber floatplane. Regrettably, I have yet to find more information on the machine.

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Old 17 January 2008, 01:03 AM   #6
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Looks more like a Maurice Farman type to me.
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Old 17 January 2008, 01:52 AM   #7
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Dave and Breguet, you are both creative guessers

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Old 17 January 2008, 01:56 AM   #8
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Dave got a problem with spelling. It should read Gotha Buchner floatplane pusher. Unfortunately, it is all I know about this machine.
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P.S. There was Gotha Buchner tractor landplane operated by Kriegsmarine.

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Old 17 January 2008, 02:08 AM   #9
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There was a Henri Farman with a 140hp Hispano engine mounted on floats for the RNAS in 1916 that had a similar layout.
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Old 17 January 2008, 02:16 AM   #10
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And then there's the Short S.81 Gun carrier but that had tip floats as well.

Kees, these things are like German two-seaters !
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