Author Topic: Me 323 & B707, blue : hybrid aircraft/animals e.a.  (Read 184931 times)

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Yak-15 & trumpet, guitar, syringue Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #855 on: March 01, 2017, 05:09:34 AM »

There seems to reign a kind of Yak frenzy around here, and it just happens I treated a few Yak-15s
(the  1/72 PM kit, a nice basis for this kind of exercice I would say  ;), I once got half a dozen for very cheap)

I am still fascinated by this record cover



I even bought the LP, just to see it (the music is kind of fun too, actually)

so here is the trumpet Yak-15 :





and the guitar Yak-15 :





and then, something completely different, the syringe Yak-15 (from an used anti-flu vaccine) :






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and then, something completely different, the syringe Yak-15 (from an used anti-flu vaccine) :
:-* Great invention! Thanks! :-*
I have been inspired: "As war does not allow anything, even atrocious, the too-much lethal Poison-38 has been classified as forbidden weapon (like the atomic bomb/missile)":

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excellent, thank you Tophe !

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Thanks!
Ericr, I have a question about your syringe Yak-15: when the piston goes forward, what happens to the tail ? either:
1- it moves forward also, because solidly attached to the piston;
or
2- it stays at the same place (hold by a little boom at the center of the moving piston, scale 1 I mean, for "Real").
Which one? 1 or 2? ??? :)

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I'd vote for #2.  It would take some careful structural design, but it's doable.  The model would need some tweaking to show this properly.

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Your syringe Yak-15 is very intimidating  :)
"Don't believe in violence, I don't even believe in peace."

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I'd vote for #2.  It would take some careful structural design, but it's doable.  The model would need some tweaking to show this properly.
Thanks for this approval, from our favorite engineer in the World... ;)

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solution 2 is more subtle, but I approve all your imaginations  ;)

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plane carrying flowers Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #863 on: March 08, 2017, 04:28:30 AM »
some flowers to celebrate the coming of spring :





another one, with seaplanes, is visible there :

http://beyondthesprues.com/Forum/index.php?topic=5391.msg122786#msg122786

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Re: plane carrying flowers Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #864 on: March 08, 2017, 04:40:08 AM »
That's a mighty fine way to celebrate Spring which can't come soon enough!

Most colorful!

Brian da Basher

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Re: plane carrying flowers Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #865 on: March 08, 2017, 06:50:08 PM »
It is funny that the flower has not much colour but the bees are very colourful! Great!

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Re: plane carrying flowers Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #866 on: March 09, 2017, 03:01:35 AM »
thanks !

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Re: plane carrying flowers Re: hybrid aircraft/animals and others
« Reply #867 on: March 09, 2017, 03:28:40 AM »
You are a blooming genius!!  ;D
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two more small hybrids :

wings from a dragon on a Yak-15 :





and a Mörser "equipped" like an elephant :





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