Author Topic: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART  (Read 10972 times)

Offline Artoor_K

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #1 on: February 02, 2013, 08:01:25 AM »
That second one looks very much like this one from Patlabour 2:

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Offline RussC

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #2 on: February 03, 2013, 02:31:28 PM »
Reminder when combing DeviantArt, visit groups "DigitalAviationArts" and "Whifcraft"  , "World-of-Dioramas" ,  AirshipEnthusiasts , and AviationArt

There is a LOT there. 8)

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #3 on: February 03, 2013, 10:43:58 PM »
Nice stuff, thanks.

Offline Logan Hartke

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #4 on: February 04, 2014, 05:21:48 AM »

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #5 on: February 04, 2014, 04:05:32 PM »
Love it! :)
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Offline Weaver

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #6 on: May 19, 2014, 02:29:13 AM »
Konstantin aka "TheXHS" has done a whole lot of wonderful stuff, all very relevent for whiff ideas. Check out his gallery here:

http://thexhs.deviantart.com/gallery/

Few examples that caught my eye:











There's pages and pages of these: go look.....  :wub: :thumbsup:
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Offline arkon

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #7 on: May 19, 2014, 02:21:06 PM »
sweet find!
the paper gods demand sacrifice

Offline Alvis 3.1

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #8 on: May 20, 2014, 02:23:45 AM »
Nice find. A small cargo plane based on a B-25 you say? Hmmmmm.

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Offline Logan Hartke

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #9 on: June 20, 2014, 10:44:46 PM »
Here's some fantastic "What If" profiles by Tomás Reyes on DeviantART. There's many different examples of each type on his page, all "What If".

Focke-Wulf Ta 152H









Yakovlev Yak-17









Republic F-91





Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21









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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #10 on: June 21, 2014, 01:57:00 AM »
Nice!  Invite sent?
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Offline Logan Hartke

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #11 on: June 21, 2014, 02:40:31 AM »
Well, I left a comment on his page and was going to invite him if he responded, but hasn't been active on dA in the past couple of years, unfortunately.

By the way, be sure to look at his full gallery, all works, because he has a number of profiles that aren't categorized in his folders by type. I'll post the uncategorized ones below.





















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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #12 on: June 21, 2014, 05:07:52 PM »
some beautiful ideas there indeed!

Offline Logan Hartke

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #13 on: July 02, 2015, 12:04:28 AM »
Here's a lovely What If aircraft based on the little-known CANSA FC.12





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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #14 on: August 12, 2015, 01:21:32 AM »

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #15 on: August 12, 2015, 03:12:25 AM »
Interesting look with manned tail gun position. 

I am certain that I have seen a photo of a He111 with Jumo 213 engines though.
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Offline jcf

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #16 on: August 13, 2015, 04:53:05 AM »
The He 111 H-21 had Jumo 213E-1 engines with conventional radiators.

The annular radiator was a function of installation design rather than engine design.
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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #17 on: August 14, 2015, 12:48:41 AM »
Thanks Jon.  The one I was thinking of did actually have the annular radiators - I seem to recall it was a one-off trial.  Will keep looking for photo.
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Offline Logan Hartke

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #18 on: September 19, 2015, 03:06:37 AM »
Here's one. Looks like a Studebaker/Canadair CL-215 hybrid to me.



Cars from Mars by kimsol on DeviantArt

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Offline ysi_maniac

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #19 on: February 22, 2016, 04:31:13 AM »

Offline apophenia

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #20 on: February 22, 2016, 10:09:05 AM »
Thanks Jon.  The one I was thinking of did actually have the annular radiators - I seem to recall it was a one-off trial.  Will keep looking for photo.


The He 111 V32 had annular radiators, but it was powered by DB 601Us. The V32 was a development airframe for the unbuilt He 111R series ... but, AFAIK, none of the 'Rs were to be Jumo 213-powered. The He 111R-1 was to have had Jumo 211Fs, the 'R-2 DB 603Us.

Apparently, there is a photo of the V32 in Luftfahrt International, May/June 1977. Others, from Heinz Nowarra, here:
http://www.britmodeller.com/forums/index.php?/topic/234953388-different-he-111/
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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #21 on: February 24, 2016, 02:21:48 AM »
Ok, it might have been the V32 that I was thinking of.
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Offline jcf

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #22 on: February 24, 2016, 08:15:49 AM »
Looks like they went to annular radaitors because the turbo-installation took up the space formerly
occupied by the regular radiators.
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Offline dy031101

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #23 on: May 23, 2016, 12:57:29 AM »
Top: Nostalgia! (Original HERE!)

Bottom: Found this by chance and found it to mesh kinda well with my "Frontier Army" idea in action (admittedly due in no small part to the use of what I take to be Challenger 2 rather than Abrams for MBT). (Original HERE!)
« Last Edit: May 23, 2016, 01:42:10 AM by dy031101 »
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Offline Logan Hartke

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Re: WHIFFS found on DEVIANTART
« Reply #24 on: May 23, 2016, 09:47:51 AM »
The top one was actually made by an old friend of mine when I used to frequent the Derelict Studios forums. Goodwin worked on some of their mods (like Blitzkrieg 2) and we've been friends on dA and messenger, etc. for years. Since they were mods of C&C Generals, most of us grew up on the old C&C games.

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