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Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« on: December 30, 2011, 03:35:41 AM »
Hi folks,

A place for your Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration.

To begin with, here is my take on a tandem seating Hunter trainer:



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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #1 on: December 30, 2011, 03:36:15 AM »
And Drone/Missile/UCAV Hunter as well:



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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2011, 03:39:19 AM »
Sea Hunter - practicality be damned!!



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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #3 on: December 30, 2011, 06:09:13 AM »
Navy Hunter, Nice!!

Or how about these, Hawker Huntress'

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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #4 on: December 30, 2011, 06:28:50 AM »
The folding wing Hunter looks really good. 
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #5 on: January 04, 2012, 07:55:07 AM »
Here is the diminutive Hawker Hermes:



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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #6 on: January 04, 2012, 10:43:40 AM »
Anyone up to drawing a photobird or an "Electric Hunter" (ECM)?
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #7 on: January 08, 2012, 11:42:59 AM »
Reduce the sweep of all flying surfaces a bit and shorten the rear fuselage a bit as well.

As above only enlarge the flying surfaces' length some as well for a PR variant.


The Hunter is simply gorgeous as she is so I'd love to do one in a pseudo Arctic USAF scheme that has significantly more red and yellow on it.
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #8 on: January 08, 2012, 01:01:11 PM »
Okay, I'll have to find it again, but I've got drawings for a four-seat. 2+2. Hunter trainer (the idea was a crew trainer for the TSR-2 as well as a larger "Admiral's barge").  It's still a doable concept and it's on my "to do" list.  Of course, the most obvious "whiff" is the CFE's suggestion of a three-foot extension just aft of the forward transport joint to enlarge the fuselage fuel tank.  That may get added to my P.1083/P.1109B cross.
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #9 on: January 08, 2012, 02:11:33 PM »
Anyone up to drawing a photobird or an "Electric Hunter" (ECM)?
The thought occurs to me that dropping the guns and modifying the "Sabrinas" (having seen a pic of the actress in question, it's an appropo name) as ECM pods would work as well as extra pods for the outboard hardpoints and tanks on the inboard ones.

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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #10 on: January 08, 2012, 03:21:27 PM »
Good suggestion.
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #11 on: April 25, 2012, 09:44:42 PM »
WWII '46 or even '56?
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #12 on: April 26, 2012, 03:28:53 AM »
WWII '46 or even '56?
Crazy, but possible!

Cool...against NAZI MiG-15/17s?
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #13 on: April 26, 2012, 03:30:46 AM »
How about the Hunter managing to make it to the Korean theatre in time? 
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Re: Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #14 on: April 26, 2012, 11:26:26 AM »
Hi folks,

A place for your Hawker Hunter Ideas and Inspiration.

To begin with, here is my take on a tandem seating Hunter trainer:



if memory serves me correctly, Hawker did do the PD work on a tandem seat Hunter and ISTR that Maintrack's "Project X" series included a conversion for it.  I disremember the project number, though.