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Horten Jet Aircraft Projects

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Great drawings

What is the source?
 

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Justo Miranda said:
Arthur L. Bentley
Thanks a lot Justo-san.
I found these drawings in Japanese internet site. ;D
 

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What? The nose gear rotates 90 degrees when it retracts? That's the first I'd seen of that. All the drawings of the thing show it retracting directly back into the fuselage with no rotation of the wheel.
 

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it's probably incorrect...but illustrarion good!
 

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Hi, i have questions about this Horten concept. It's super Flitzer art but i dont understand what is this:
 

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Oh, maybe! But that concept look differ than the You post...
 

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Vladimir said:
Hi, i have questions about this Horten concept. It's super Flitzer art but i dont understand what is this:
Hi, with regard to my illustration: Its an oversight on my part. On the front head-on view I omitted to include the 'vane'. My fault.

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Thanks, Flitzer, your art is awesame! Heve you original drawings and other info about this concept? Thanks!
 

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Hi Vladimir.
Not really. I found the same references everyone else seems to have found.
I'm sure Justo has some info though.

Best regards.
P
 

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Ok, maby Justo post some info? It will be great!

For wot did You thinks that "splitter" serve for? I think it just not needed at all
 

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The Horten 229B and Ho.13C.

Jet Planes of the Third Reich - The Secret Projects-volume one
 

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Hi! What is the radar dragon selected on their horten 229 B?
 
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Vladimir said:
Ok, maby Justo post some info? It will be great!

For wot did You thinks that "splitter" serve for? I think it just not needed at all
Sorry for the exceedingly late response. My original iMac died around the time of the question and it is only now I'm suitably kitted out again.

As for the question: I'm not sure but as it was on the reference I used I kept it. I'll chase up my refs. It was a long time ago but will try and find them/it.
 

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Flitzer said:
Vladimir said:
Ok, maby Justo post some info? It will be great!

For wot did You thinks that "splitter" serve for? I think it just not needed at all
Sorry for the exceedingly late response. My original iMac died around the time of the question and it is only now I'm suitably kitted out again.

As for the question: I'm not sure but as it was on the reference I used I kept it. I'll chase up my refs. It was a long time ago but will try and find them/it.
Reference used was from:
Jet Planes of the Third Reich. The Secret Projects.
By Manfred Griehl.
Page 179.
The illustration clearly shows a splitter like item on the side view, but not on the front. I now think it might be 'two' fence vanes, one on each side of the intake forming a scoop as a means of focusing air into the engine.

Peter
 

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From the book; Horten Ho.229 Spirit of Thuringia.
 

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I am attending Aero Expo 2019 Friedrichshafen this week so here are my photos of Horton two seats ultra light

Cheers
 

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Nice photos RavenOne!
Who is the designer and/or manufacturer of this flying wing?
Thanks in advance
 

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Beautiful Machine!!

BUT - arguably - NOT a Flying Wing anymore, at least not a "Horten typical - PURE Wing".
I'd rather call it a BWB (Blended-Wing-Body) - at least visually - not unlike the "Atlantica"from Wingco - http://www.wingco.com/


Cheers,

thjakits
 
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