Curtiss SC-2

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Curtiss SC-2

Postby O3U » Sun Nov 26, 2023 11:52 pm

To add to the topic Curtiss SC-1 http://theflyingboatforum.forumlaunch.net/viewtopic.php?f=65&t=483
I am making a separate SC-2 as to not hijack the first topic.

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Re: Curtiss SC-2

Postby O3U » Sun Nov 26, 2023 11:55 pm

Here is a close-up of the radar and EDO main float

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All images from the US National Archives Record Group 72AC scanned by me.
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Re: Curtiss SC-2

Postby MrWidgeon » Mon Nov 27, 2023 9:52 am

The radar pod held an AN/APS-4, the standard late war underwing unit carried by most single engine aircraft inc. the P-38 (under the nose), TBF/TBM, F6F and F4U nightfighters, B-25 on the right wing tip or nose and a few others.

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