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Mk 82 SnakeEye

32.7k Destroyerz117  5 months ago
22,106 downloads

A little side project I worked on I saw that the snakeEye configuration hadn't really been done before(at least with working fins) so I thought it would be neat to build!
Fins are fully functional with an xml modded dragScale of about 30.
Also is built to 1:1 scale and with accurate weight to the real thing.
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Deploys the flaps, I recommend also setting this as the detachment group


In low level bombing a common issue is that both the bomb and the aircraft arrive at the target at close to the same time, a solution to this is the SnakeEye configuration , where 4 high drag fins are fitted into one end of the bomb which slow down its overall speed allowing the aircraft to pass by safely

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Feel free to use this, just credit me in the description
Is all I ask!

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General Characteristics

  • Successors 6 airplane(s)
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 1.6ft (0.5m)
  • Length 7.7ft (2.3m)
  • Height 2.7ft (0.8m)
  • Empty Weight 504lbs (228kg)
  • Loaded Weight 504lbs (228kg)

Performance

  • Wing Loading -439,839.3lbs/ft2 (-2,147,483.6kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 0.0ft2 (0.0m2)
  • Drag Points 347

Parts

  • Number of Parts 68
  • Control Surfaces 0
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    @Bobface ag-6

    3 months ago
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    30 Bobface

    How do you extend the fins

    +1 3 months ago
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    337 Murks

    ONE MORE PART AND I WAS LEGALLY ALLOWED TO SAY NICE >:I

    3 months ago
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    3,167 StallFlight

    @Destroyerz117 I expected them to have a gradient like the mod rank, but they're normal

    4 months ago
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    @StallFlight

    4 months ago
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    Pretty cool

    4 months ago
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    @FairFireFight i DID make one , but it was just a proof of concept that i just abandoned
    Same 'ere, but for me, I was trying to make some depth charges...

    +1 4 months ago
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    180 Foxway

    @ThomasRoderick thank you for th logic

    +1 4 months ago
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    @ssenmodnar You sure could ;D
    If you want to make a mobile-friendly version, you can just do that too and make it a subassembly for example. Just remember to have the chute and the detacher on the same action group I guess...

    4 months ago
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    1,188 ssenmodnar

    Wait, if this is possible, then couldn't you just put a parachute on a bomb and get the same effect?

    +3 4 months ago
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    @JettStorm nice

    5 months ago
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    @ChisP just attach it too a pylon, since launching it is with a detach group having no specific attach point isn't an issue

    +1 5 months ago
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    Pretty cool! This gave me some inspiration for a carpet bomber!

    5 months ago
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    2,530 ChisP

    Where is the attach point on this though

    5 months ago
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    0 Viggen

    @Destroyerz117 All of that looks sick!

    5 months ago
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    2,530 ChisP

    Wow.

    5 months ago
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    17.1k X4JB

    "a little side project"
    hits front page in no time

    +1 5 months ago
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    i DID make one , but it was just a proof of concept that i just abandoned (For My Fritz-x)

    +1 5 months ago
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    @Foxway Well, as the bomb contains fuselage parts (among many other things), the destroyers assume that you have just damaged yourself with the explosion (or perhaps just ejected and the parts accidentally blew up the carrier). The only time they WILL shoot you is when you damaged them or the carriers with a stock weapon.

    5 months ago
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    It's nice to see a weapon in the top page once in a while lol. Anyways excellent job!

    +1 5 months ago
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    13.1k SpicyViper

    Me: sees bomb type and goes and decides to make his own version from scratch instead of downloading and giving credit

    +1 5 months ago
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    @Viggen teaser

    +1 5 months ago
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    0 Viggen

    @Destroyerz117 What's that plane in your screen shots?

    5 months ago
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    15.5k Mattangi2

    I ate a snakeeye once

    5 months ago
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    2,308 Syabil

    @Destroyerz117 Hey nice

    5 months ago
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