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Re: Consolidated PBY Catalina Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #30 on: June 18, 2018, 04:52:01 AM »
Just some more inspiration:


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Re: Consolidated PBY Catalina Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #31 on: June 18, 2018, 09:33:59 PM »



I find it interesting that the landing gear is, atypically, deployed on the water.
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Re: Consolidated PBY Catalina Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #32 on: June 19, 2018, 12:15:09 AM »




http://www.ruudleeuw.com/search113.htm



VH-BRI before she was a houseboat.
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Re: Consolidated PBY Catalina Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #33 on: June 19, 2018, 12:51:26 AM »
That's a pretty cool looking houseboat, but its the ugliest Catalina I ever saw.

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Re: Consolidated PBY Catalina Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #34 on: June 20, 2018, 12:48:54 PM »
Interesting house boat idea, it reminds me a bit of the Saro Cloud at the Kbely museum in Prague. After the war, it had it's wngs stripped off and was used as a houseboat for a number of years before the museum got it.

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