Register here

Author Topic: Otto Muck Tailsitter Patent 1938  (Read 1599 times)

Offline Jemiba

  • Global Moderator
  • CLEARANCE: Top Secret
  • ****
  • Posts: 7938
Otto Muck Tailsitter Patent 1938
« on: November 23, 2013, 06:44:03 am »
In 1938 Otto Muck filed two patents for tailsitter VTO aircraft, bothe using very large contra-rotating
props/rotors. Both patents differed mainly in the type of landing gear.
(from Coates "Helicopters Of The Third Reich")
It takes a long time, before all mistakes are made ...

Offline Hamzalippischh

  • CLEARANCE: Secret
  • **
  • Posts: 283
    • Shapeways shop
"I do not think there is any thrill that can go through the human heart like that felt by the inventor as he sees some creation of the brain unfolding to success... such emotions make a man forget food, sleep, friends, love, everything."
Nikola Tesla