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I have a model of an early delta project, but i'm not sure of the design's origine : german, russian, french ? ???


http://www.starwars.com/episode-iii/explore/sithsnap/2006/04/img/ep3_ia_88414.jpg





May the fun be with you ;D
 

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Manufacturer:
Kuat Systems Engineering ;)
 

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pometablava said:
Manufacturer:
Kuat Systems Engineering ;)

Yes ! ;D

But it could be interesting to know the original concept ;) :

Maybe Cheranovskii :

http://www.ctrl-c.liu.se/misc/RAM/bich-20-sh1p568-prev.jpg



or Kalinin :

http://www.geocities.com/uni1ua/bigph/k15.jpg



maybe Lippisch :

http://www.akaflieg.vo.tu-muenchen.de/Pics/Typen/DM/dm1b23.jpg



Horten :

http://jpcolliat.free.fr/ho9/images/ho13b_04.jpg



Payen :

http://jnpassieux.chez-alice.fr/images/Pa49.jpg



Payen once more again :

http://richard.ferriere.free.fr/3vues/pa112_3v.jpg




Any other ideas :)
 

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To a degree, that looks like either the Gloster or MB delta-winged fighter designs from just after WW II mixed with the inlets of some of the Horton Bros. supersonic designes.

Just my $0.02
 

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Yes, i forgot the british counterparts :-\ :


Martin Baker

http://www.airwarfareforum.com/upld/img4/O-1171567461-nEy6RFo2.jpg



For the Gloster P.275 (F.3/48) i have no drawing (i remember that i had a drawing on whatifmodelers forum, but i cannot log in since yesterday ???)
 

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elmayerle said:
Well, after doing a bit more review, I'd call it a blend of the Horton HO XIIIb (http://www.luft46.com/horten/ho13b.html) and either that MB design or the comparable Gloster design.

Maybe :)

For my part, i think now that the Delta-7 is a mixing between the Horten XIIIb (finshape and cockpit) with the Lippisch DM1 (wing). Maybe Kuat systems engineerings will give an answer in the future ;)
 

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Deltafan said:
Yes, i forgot the british counterparts :-\ :
Martin Baker
http://www.airwarfareforum.com/upld/img4/O-1171567461-nEy6RFo2.jpg
For the Gloster P.275 (F.3/48) i have no drawing (i remember that i had a drawing on whatifmodelers forum, but i cannot log in since yesterday ???)

I logged in (a second time... :-\) on whatifmodelers forum

Just to show the Gloster :

http://www.insigniamag.com/glost.html

 

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