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« on: May 17, 2012, 02:24:45 PM »
Only found the board a week ago. I haven't done much in the way of creative design in many months until recently.

So I thought I'd start off with something I kit bashed together last night.

M1A2 TUSK.. in Euro-Nato woodland cammo instead of the boring desert.



I took many different Abrams models to put it together. Trouble was, the individual authors must have used different plans to work from because nothing lined up between them.

And to think they were selling this terrible model for $68 online. http://www.meshfactory.com/shop/catalog/product_info.php?cPath=21_38_42&products_id=309

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Re: Wyrmshadow's Assorted Whifs
« Reply #1 on: May 17, 2012, 05:15:36 PM »
Did you stick the L55 120mm tube onto it? Or am I just seeing it longer via perspective? Anyway it looks great. If you want to Whif it up change the green for tan and the brown for green and you've got an Australian Army Abrams (or close enough).

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« Reply #2 on: May 17, 2012, 05:44:36 PM »
Nice to see your work again!
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« Reply #3 on: May 17, 2012, 07:49:12 PM »
Did you stick the L55 120mm tube onto it? Or am I just seeing it longer via perspective? Anyway it looks great. If you want to Whif it up change the green for tan and the brown for green and you've got an Australian Army Abrams (or close enough).
That's somewhere down the road if I have some good overall pictures, including top view. I'm not sure about the gun, it's what came with the model, no ID on it.

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« Reply #4 on: May 31, 2012, 01:15:53 PM »
nothing *new, just reposting some older work.



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« Reply #5 on: May 31, 2012, 01:27:31 PM »
redress of a Turtledove tank I did a while ago. I tried to enter it into the World of Tanks 'design a german tank' contest but didn't get anything. Frankly the whole contest was a joke. Everything after 2nd place was just ridiculous.













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« Reply #6 on: May 31, 2012, 01:28:50 PM »
My Long Beach / Ticonderoga mashup



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« Reply #7 on: May 31, 2012, 01:32:01 PM »
The Brigand from Crimson Skies but in USN colors.











And the Devastator mk2 to go along with it.

« Last Edit: June 01, 2012, 04:50:52 PM by Wyrmshadow »

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Re: Wyrmshadow's Assorted Whifs
« Reply #8 on: May 31, 2012, 04:40:46 PM »
Welcome to BTS Wyrmshadow. I follow your pictures on Sky-Club and Whifcraft group over on D/A, glad you could post the pointer to your YT gallery.

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« Reply #9 on: June 01, 2012, 01:16:24 PM »
nice stuff, wyrmshadow
                      like your Crimson Skies planes :)

The "German Tank" looks good for a '46 Panther-III  -- only bad points are the toothed rear-idler / front-sprocket (or is it rear-drive ?) and the turret blocks the driver's & co-ax' hatches.  Turret-basket's a nice touch.
Those Lee / Sherman tanks are the best -- you should also post these in the Land Inspiration thread ! :P

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« Reply #10 on: June 01, 2012, 04:48:19 PM »
The "German Tank" looks good for a '46 Panther-III  -- only bad points are the toothed rear-idler / front-sprocket (or is it rear-drive ?) and the turret blocks the driver's & co-ax' hatches.  Turret-basket's a nice touch.
Those Lee / Sherman tanks are the best -- you should also post these in the Land Inspiration thread ! :P

You are correct in all that. By the time I finished it.. I didn't want to mess with it again (3+ years ago). So I thought the turret/hatch issue was minor at the time.

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« Reply #11 on: June 01, 2012, 04:55:45 PM »
Lots more images

now it's my Turtledove pics

























Gallery

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« Reply #12 on: June 01, 2012, 05:08:28 PM »













Please ignore the BLUE that you see in all the aircraft. They were all meant for a computer game where the blue changes to team colors.
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« Reply #13 on: June 02, 2012, 05:32:16 AM »
There is some great stuff there.
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« Reply #14 on: June 02, 2012, 06:34:25 AM »
I like that P-51 with the P-40 nose ! 8)

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« Reply #15 on: June 02, 2012, 06:55:21 AM »
I like that P-51 with the P-40 nose ! 8)

And wings!

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« Reply #16 on: June 02, 2012, 10:33:22 AM »




Gawd, that ship gives me SUCH a hard on.  I SOOOOOO need to build that.

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« Reply #17 on: June 02, 2012, 12:36:54 PM »
I like that P-51 with the P-40 nose ! 8)

+1!  :) And the Dauntless with the gun pods. And the Confederate Mitchell. And...
So much greatness!
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« Reply #18 on: June 02, 2012, 11:52:03 PM »
Maybe you should also do some Turtledove universe BarrelBusters.
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« Reply #19 on: June 03, 2012, 06:34:15 AM »
Maybe you should also do some Turtledove universe BarrelBusters.


Probably the only full color picture I have posted online.



Just a recolored StugIII

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« Reply #20 on: June 03, 2012, 11:48:42 PM »
reposting some OLD favorites from my photobucket account.






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« Reply #21 on: June 03, 2012, 11:55:44 PM »
and aircraft



















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« Reply #22 on: June 04, 2012, 02:42:50 AM »
These are great!
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Re: Wyrmshadow's Assorted Whifs
« Reply #23 on: June 04, 2012, 07:58:38 AM »
Getting B-47 and B-52 kit-bash inspirations from last two of bombers.  Shadows are a good touch.

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« Reply #24 on: June 04, 2012, 09:48:52 AM »
Shadows? I didn't have to draw in any because the models are fully 3d.

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« Reply #25 on: June 04, 2012, 05:30:47 PM »



                I really like that HarrierHawk :)

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« Reply #26 on: June 06, 2012, 01:47:07 AM »
I always wondered what Japanese aircraft would look like in modern day blues. Thank you for that!!  :-*

The HArrier/A-4 combo is still great. Even better when I remember how they merged the A-4 and Harrier communities years back.
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« Reply #27 on: June 14, 2012, 11:25:34 PM »
I painted this one up last night. Air-Ground Defence System for the M1.


I didn't like the original paintjob when I bought it so I redid it in proper woodland.


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« Reply #28 on: June 15, 2012, 02:26:52 AM »
Nice!!!!

I am planning to model one of these in a desert scheme with full TUSK additional armour.
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« Reply #29 on: June 15, 2012, 10:46:05 AM »



                I really like that HarrierHawk :)

I do, too, and it would be doable with a version of the "straight-thru" Pegasus derivative that Rolls-Bristol studied for another purpose (hint: it burned hydrogen because the vehicle in question was already plumbed to use it for fuel).
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« Reply #30 on: July 09, 2012, 12:25:57 AM »
Got bored and wanted to model. I'm obsessed with upgrading and modernizing tanks when I can, so I tried my hand with the M103.


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« Reply #31 on: July 09, 2012, 02:30:06 AM »
Interesting.
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« Reply #32 on: July 10, 2012, 10:50:48 AM »
How about:  M4 with M60 turret and M60 with M4 turret  ???

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« Reply #33 on: July 13, 2012, 05:59:14 PM »


I had a good model of a Bradley.. so I added armor and the new commander's sight for a M2A3 ODS.

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« Reply #34 on: July 14, 2012, 02:50:04 AM »
Well done! :)
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« Reply #35 on: January 09, 2013, 06:01:40 PM »
Wow, haven't posted here in six months.

Anyway, recently I animated the AMX-30 for the game CivilizationIII. I thought it looked generic enough that it didn't look Eastern or Western, just generic and gave it camos from a lot of countries. Bet you've never seen it like this.


In case you need map for the camo patterns:

German Ambush, Arab(Iraqi lion of Babylon) yellow, Australia
Chinese BMP-1, Denmark Leo2, German Leo2
Iranian BMP-1, Japan, Modern Russian
Swedish Leo2, United Nations, speculative african woodland.. literally the woodland uniform pattern on a tank.
Argentina, French Brenus, Chilean
Desert, French AMX-30 B2, Greek
Green, Indian T-90, speculative North African Mahgreb
Spanish Leo2E, US Woodland, Venezuela

Sometimes I like to make my tanks in multiple  colors.. normally some camo, green and desert. But this time I went a little overboard.
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« Reply #36 on: January 10, 2013, 02:23:55 AM »
Nice work mate! :)
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« Reply #37 on: January 10, 2013, 03:39:13 AM »
excellent AMX-30s - one of my favourite tank designs, only beaten by the Centurion and Chieftain in the  >:D department...

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« Reply #38 on: January 11, 2013, 07:57:17 AM »
North African Mahgreb and Venezuelan schemes are especially nice  :)
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« Reply #39 on: March 01, 2013, 06:26:46 AM »
long time no post.

Just today I got contacted online by a model shop, interested in making this monster


Into a 1/700 scale model on the guy's 3D printer.

This is the guy's shop

We'll see what happens.

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« Reply #40 on: March 01, 2013, 07:34:16 AM »
So Blue Ridge has a 1/700 Arsenal Ship in the works huh???!!!  YIPPEE!!!!  The 3-D printer is just for the master right?  Large scale prints on those things are EXPENSIVE!!

I assume you've seen these drawings correct?  Scaled drawings from Lockheed for their version.

http://www.secretprojects.co.uk/forum/index.php/topic,689.msg141744.html#msg141744

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« Reply #41 on: March 01, 2013, 09:37:14 AM »
Yes, I remember seeing the Lockheed design many years ago and that is what inspired me to create my own version.

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« Reply #42 on: March 01, 2013, 10:10:43 AM »
Very interesting. :)
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« Reply #43 on: March 01, 2013, 11:10:48 AM »
Nice touch with the hull number following on in the Battleship series from the last hull number for a Montana-class.

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« Reply #44 on: May 13, 2014, 04:02:09 PM »
I seem to be having a hard time posting again.

I'm back to work.

Story: Last year I was running out of room on my computer for all my work so I bought a new 2TB drive to use as a new main and consolidate the majority of my files. 2 months later it failed and took nearly everything with it. All my art tools, my movies, and much much more that you can fill up a two terabytes with. I did not lose my 3d programs or files, but I did lose most everything else, including the reason why I got the new drive in the 1st place.. space. That was last April and I had not done anything creative since then. Add to that the usual real life issues that become road blocks that everyone faces so no need to share.

Last week I sorta got my old drive working. The drive didn't die, it slowed to a crawl. It would take 1 day to copy over a GB of data. One of the first things I was able to save was my art tools. This week I'm on vacation and I spent 12 solid hours doing what I had not been able to do for a year... ART!

half the time was spend finishing up this beauty. My Tupolev Black Bear. Now fully textured after 3 years of nothing.


40.71m Length
56.33m wingspan


With Fishbed escort


Oldie but a goldie, the Wright Fighter from the Turtledove books


My old Yak/Harrier/Skyhawk mutant


The Littlest Friends


Super Thud


Swept wing soviet naval Intruder copy.


Those last 5 are not 'new'.. but it's a new look at some of my old stuff.
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« Reply #45 on: May 14, 2014, 02:44:08 AM »
Good to have you back…and with some classics! :)

I really like the Black Bear.  It looks much better than the crude drawing I did a while back:

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« Reply #46 on: May 14, 2014, 07:41:36 AM »
Love the swing-wing Intruder and the Wright fighter!  :-*
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« Reply #47 on: May 14, 2014, 07:24:49 PM »
certainly glade to have you back.  :)

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« Reply #48 on: May 15, 2014, 08:24:56 PM »


Up all night doing some different camos for my Blackbear model.

starting from top left to right and on down.

Row 1. prototype paint taken from the 3rd T-50 PAKFA fighter.     Standard navy colors from Backfire in naval strike.
Row 2. Black naval taken from Su-34                                             No paint all metal finish
Row 3. Frontal aviation Su-24 Fencer                                            1st PAKFA prototype paint
Row 4. just for shits and giggles, Vietnam era B-52 paint.

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« Reply #49 on: May 16, 2014, 03:33:42 AM »
 :icon_alabanza:

I still think the BMF one is my favourite though.
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« Reply #50 on: May 17, 2014, 07:16:40 AM »
Great creations!!! :)

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« Reply #51 on: May 17, 2014, 09:45:04 AM »
The naval machine is the dogs dangles. I don't have a Blackjack, but I do have the Bear and a Bone.  Hmmmmm...... ;)

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« Reply #52 on: February 26, 2022, 12:42:04 PM »
I haven't been here in ages. Nothing new in quite a long long while.

Well, who doesn't like to refight WW2 with modern ideas?



I took a German WW2 armored scoutcar and turned it into a 8 wheel APC platform. When I was taking measurements using a 2m man, I discovered it was too small for my purposes. I had to double the volume.

The versions I've done are a standard APC armed with a 50 cal M2 BMG and a 30 cal.
Next is the same armament but in a turret.
Then with a M8 greyhound turret that has a 37mm gun and 30 cal.
Next to that I used a M22 locust turret, virtually the same thing as before but I added 4 bazooka tubes. Yes, that's right. I made a WW2 LAV. To reload the bazookas under fire I put in a roof hatch.
Next is a Fire Support version with a M8 Scot turret. It ahs a short barreled 75mm howitzer.
Last in the line is a 75mm Ant-Tank cannon version.

I did not make a artillery version or MLRS. The arty would screw up the shocks. I have other plans for both.

https://www.deviantart.com/1wyrmshadow1/art/8Rad-APC-908184992 larger version of the above picture




I felt I needed to show the size difference with my APC and it's progenitor. I kept the shape but doubled the internal size and stretched out the back. I added the BTR-80 to show a modern comparison for scale.

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« Reply #53 on: February 26, 2022, 03:39:59 PM »
Very well thought out and great details on all of the versions you have created.  :smiley:
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« Reply #54 on: February 27, 2022, 01:11:22 AM »
Welcome back. :smiley:
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« Reply #55 on: February 27, 2022, 03:30:05 AM »
a walkaround. It's still simple, but I made it so people can fit inside. Room for 4 men on the bench with zero headroom.


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« Reply #56 on: February 27, 2022, 07:57:25 AM »
This is very cool. What are the actual size differences between your concept ('Mannschaftstransportwagen 8 Rad'?) and the historical Sd.Kfz.231 or '232 Schwerer Panzerspähwagen?

I'm wondering about a styrene scale-o-rama. For example, if one started with the old, 1/32 Monogram/Revell Sd.Kfz.232 kit (#85-7856) and re-scaled for 1/35. That would take you from a RW length of 5.9 m to just over 6.45 m. Not a big difference ... but enough to go from Schwerer Panzerspähwagen to MTW?
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« Reply #57 on: February 27, 2022, 09:04:45 AM »
This is very cool. What are the actual size differences between your concept ('Mannschaftstransportwagen 8 Rad'?) and the historical Sd.Kfz.231 or '232 Schwerer Panzerspähwagen?

I'm wondering about a styrene scale-o-rama. For example, if one started with the old, 1/32 Monogram/Revell Sd.Kfz.232 kit (#85-7856) and re-scaled for 1/35. That would take you from a RW length of 5.9 m to just over 6.45 m. Not a big difference ... but enough to go from Schwerer Panzerspähwagen to MTW?

My measurements are for the Original 6.739m x 2.91m 2.268m   LWH
My update is 8.657m x 3.058m x 3.458m 

according to my program.

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« Reply #58 on: March 05, 2022, 02:06:34 AM »
Another idea. A cross between a M3 and a Ba10 armored car.



This has a stretched engine compartment. Larger wheels to go along with the 8 wheel APC I made. M8 GMC Scott turret but I used a Hellcat's 76mm instead of the short howitzer. This is a cavalry escort and tank hunter for the wheeled formations.

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« Reply #59 on: March 06, 2022, 11:12:08 AM »
Another armored car. WW2 styled JLTV


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« Reply #60 on: March 06, 2022, 12:56:52 PM »
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« Reply #61 on: March 07, 2022, 04:53:24 AM »


So, these are gigantic

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« Reply #62 on: March 08, 2022, 12:34:59 AM »
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« Reply #63 on: March 13, 2022, 08:33:26 AM »
Pimp My Thompson


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« Reply #64 on: April 06, 2022, 11:41:56 AM »
I made some more guns











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« Reply #65 on: April 06, 2022, 11:43:12 AM »
I also tried to build a VF-1 Valkyrie using real world plane parts. A true kitbash. I think a brilliant move was using a F-111 nose, but squished in half so it's a single seater instead of tandem.


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« Reply #66 on: April 07, 2022, 05:47:35 AM »
Oh, I think I'm gonna have to steal some of your firearms ideas!  :smiley:
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« Reply #67 on: April 16, 2022, 08:45:05 AM »
This one is crazy.



This one was a brainstorm for a while for me. I spent most of 2 days working on it.

It's a mixture of a De Havilland Dragon Rapide small airliner body, two P-40 engines, E-2 Hawkeye tail and a Kamov style dual rotor setup with a pusher prop.

This goes with my other WW2 reimagined hardware. As for size, the cabin same width as a UH-1 Huey, but looks much beefier. I wanted to make a troop carrying helicopter for WW2 but all the contemporary designs were very flimsy and primitive. Sikorski's stuff barely got off the ground. Jet engines are too far off technologically so they can't be turboshaft engines, instead I'm using piston engines readily available. Normally it's a radial engine in helos but I chose instead to use the Allison in-line engine from the P-40 Warhawk. The arrangement is similar to the CH-37 Mojave transport helicopter. The Mojave was a massive 1950s helicopter that used two huge outboard pods to house the twin Wasp radial engines to power the rotor blades. I chose to use an inline design and each engine powers one rotor. 1200 hp per rotor is a lot of lifting power. Early helicopter prototypes in 1943 used 185 hp engine. The dual rotor Kamov style design negates the use of a tail rotor for rotation and to counteract the yaw from the main rotor blades. The pusher in the back makes it look like today's Sikorski Defiant attack helicopter prototype. The propellers for the two engines were removed and I replaced them with radiators.

The Landing gear is fixed. I'm not smart enough to design a housing to for them to be retractable, yet.

Maybe next I'll make a H-5 gunship.

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« Reply #68 on: April 17, 2022, 12:12:42 AM »
Can you do a version without the black background for easier visibility?
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« Reply #69 on: April 17, 2022, 10:24:24 AM »
Can you do a version without the black background for easier visibility?

quickie

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« Reply #70 on: April 17, 2022, 11:33:16 AM »
I didn't notice the pusher prop at first. Very nice.

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« Reply #71 on: April 17, 2022, 01:39:08 PM »
 Great configuration - Nifty -  :smiley:

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« Reply #72 on: April 18, 2022, 02:11:06 AM »
Thanks.  :smiley:
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« Reply #73 on: April 21, 2022, 12:56:08 PM »
updated it

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« Reply #74 on: April 22, 2022, 02:14:51 AM »
I really like this.  Its stubby appearance reminds me a little of the AVX Future Vertical Lift contender.
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« Reply #75 on: April 22, 2022, 03:57:22 AM »
I really like this.  Its stubby appearance reminds me a little of the AVX Future Vertical Lift contender.
My inspiration was the Sikorski Defiant helicopter

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« Reply #77 on: April 23, 2022, 12:06:14 PM »
Production model vs Prototype.


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« Reply #78 on: April 24, 2022, 02:05:37 AM »
How about a USMC/USN WWII version?  Perfect to assist ambitious assaults... ;)
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« Reply #79 on: April 24, 2022, 11:37:02 AM »
Sikorsky Horse Fly, light observation helicopter
cross between H-5 and OV-1 Mohawk


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« Reply #80 on: April 27, 2022, 02:04:45 AM »
Production model vs Prototype.



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« Reply #81 on: April 29, 2022, 01:40:11 PM »
Piasecki-Douglas Heavy Lift Helicopter.

The true Dakota


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« Reply #82 on: April 30, 2022, 01:14:59 AM »
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« Reply #83 on: April 30, 2022, 10:15:30 AM »
Direct comparison with the Chinook. It's roomier in the Chinook and those turbines provide a lot more power.