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Offline Orionblamblam

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #15 on: June 11, 2006, 11:30:33 am »
Fang patent.
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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #16 on: June 11, 2006, 07:51:17 pm »
I've never heard of a V-tailed version of the Fang. Any other particulars on that design, Scott?

Gotta wonder about that ventral intake BEHIND the nose gear, though........

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #17 on: September 22, 2008, 07:57:08 pm »
Just seen a unfamiliar Northrop fighter project posted on eBay:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&Item=120308919382&Category=86954&_trksid=p3907.m29

Maybe related to N-102 project?
« Last Edit: September 23, 2008, 04:39:33 am by flateric »

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #18 on: September 23, 2008, 01:27:08 am »
Thanks a lot gfi88!

It looks like a 50-60's design... ???

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #19 on: September 23, 2008, 07:10:29 am »
Tailsitter?

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #20 on: September 23, 2008, 11:53:39 am »
The tail configuration is quite interesting. I'd love to see a pic from the rear. Maybe we could ask the seler for it?

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #21 on: September 23, 2008, 08:01:46 pm »
It's too bad the vertical tail is broken. It's cool design, none the less.

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #22 on: September 25, 2008, 12:46:08 pm »
N-102 :

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #23 on: September 25, 2008, 12:47:19 pm »
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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #24 on: September 25, 2008, 01:18:08 pm »
Nice angles JPC - have any more?!

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #25 on: January 07, 2010, 11:31:53 am »
Photographs of Northrop N-102 Fang mock-up and three-view drawing.

Source: http://sobchak.wordpress.com/2009/08/10/northrop-n-102-fang-il-progenitore-del-moderno-caccia-leggero/
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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #26 on: January 08, 2010, 06:21:46 am »
Nice Triton - thanks! Mark

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #27 on: January 24, 2012, 06:38:53 pm »
Greetings All -

I had the opportunity to spend two days scanning photos from my friend Gerald Balzer's collection.  I was pleasantly surprised to find a folder dealing with the N-102 Fang - more art and photos of the mock up than I could have imagined.  So, thamnks to Gerald, here's something to share with the rest of the gang....

First up, artwork!

Enjoy the Day! Mark

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #28 on: January 24, 2012, 06:56:05 pm »
Sweet serendipity!!!  ;D Thank you so much, Mark.

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Re: Northrop N-102 Fang light fighter
« Reply #29 on: January 24, 2012, 07:24:40 pm »
Thanks Mark and thanks Gerald!