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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #90 on: August 17, 2015, 10:55:18 AM »
Why not? ???

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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #91 on: August 19, 2015, 11:44:50 PM »
Heres the initial sketches of the project ive started today...


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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #92 on: August 20, 2015, 03:01:30 AM »
Interesting...could also double as a UCAV. ;)
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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #93 on: August 20, 2015, 03:44:42 AM »
Hahaha, I doubt it, the wings are from a 1:144 f-104 :D you guys were saying that a star fighter would be a good place to start ;)

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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #94 on: August 21, 2015, 03:35:50 AM »
Hahaha, I doubt it, the wings are from a 1:144 f-104 :D you guys were saying that a star fighter would be a good place to start ;)

What scale/source is the rest?

If one has enough body lift one doesn't necessarily need wings...
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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #95 on: August 21, 2015, 05:27:59 PM »
True, but agility/stability would be greatly improved with the addition of winglettes, and heres progress so far, should reveal some clues   ;)




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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #96 on: August 22, 2015, 03:05:15 AM »
Looking good - you should move this to its own build thread.
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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #97 on: August 22, 2015, 05:08:09 AM »
I'm planning on it :D

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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #98 on: August 29, 2015, 04:35:48 AM »
Another possible candidate for conversion to an underwater "fighter":

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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #99 on: January 09, 2016, 05:53:17 AM »
Cool:
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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #100 on: June 09, 2016, 05:54:44 PM »


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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #101 on: June 10, 2016, 04:16:59 AM »
Interesting.  I have planned a V-2 launching U-boat but was going more the Golf-class approach with missiles in an extended sail:

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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #102 on: June 15, 2016, 02:00:40 AM »
1/350 aircraft-carrying submarine!   :icon_beer:
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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #103 on: June 15, 2016, 02:59:29 AM »
... and the noise it makes while submerged can be detected by people standing on a beach half an ocean away.  ;D
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Re: Submarine Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #104 on: June 15, 2016, 04:44:30 AM »
Wow!  How soon will Sparky start posting images of that submarine model on the Combat Reform page? :)





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