Convair CV-580

by   70.7k jamesPLANESii  6 months ago
2,531 downloads
Auto Credit Based on BaconAircraft's Convair CV-580

Updated version!

Hi everyone! Welcome to my first attempt at a circular hollow fuselage! Seriously. I can't even believe it myself. I'm so excited to upload this!!!
Features:
- 1:1 Scale! (Most of my planes are 1.36:1 scale lol.)
- A fully refurbished interior and cockpit, (cockpit is fully functioning)
- Realistic flight charicteristics and performance
- An Awesome Air Chathams livery
- Fully functioning flaps which also slide back and forth
- Working lights and stuff (Act 1 to activate landing lights and runway lights)
The part count is rather high because of the detail of the seats, and the lack of knowledge with this kind of fusalarge. Credit to BaconAircraft for helping with the aerofoil and the suspention. Enjoy!

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General Characteristics

  • Predecessor Convair CV-580
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 105.9ft (32.3m)
  • Length 80.1ft (24.4m)
  • Height 28.7ft (8.7m)
  • Empty Weight 41,378lbs (18,768kg)
  • Loaded Weight 55,555lbs (25,199kg)

Performance

  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.144
  • Wing Loading 17.0lbs/ft2 (83.0kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 3,266.7ft2 (303.5m2)
  • Drag Points 27943

Parts

  • Number of Parts 1395
  • Control Surfaces 10
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    Oh yeah ok. @AviownCorp

    one month ago
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    48.8k AviownCorp

    @jamesPLANESii why don't you upload just the landing gear area as unlisted and tag me?

    one month ago
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    Well I don’t think I have anything from the past 2 years with less than 100 parts, never mind 100 parts and custom landing gear. Sorry. :/ @AviownCorp

    one month ago
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    48.8k AviownCorp

    @jamesPLANESii 100 maximum from my mobile.

    one month ago
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    How much can you run? @AviownCorp

    one month ago
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    48.8k AviownCorp

    1395 parts. Its too many for me!

    one month ago
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    @jamesPLANESii No problem! :D

    3 months ago
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    Thanks ! @Audiobotguy03

    3 months ago
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    Awesome replica! :)

    3 months ago
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    XD Thanks! @KerlonceauxIndustries

    4 months ago
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    That interior tho. This makes even my precious P3F0RM4NC3 look bad.

    4 months ago
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    65.5k MAHADI

    AWESOME!

    5 months ago
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    21.2k CRJ900Pilot

    Thank you! @jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    At the top @CRJ900Pilot

    6 months ago
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    Look at the description now. @CRJ900Pilot

    6 months ago
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    21.2k CRJ900Pilot

    i tried going much slower and nose up and they still blow up. Longer gear or shorter props pls @jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    Make where the cockpit is hollow and stuff. BTW It would be vertually impossible to make this mobile friendly. @Tazziedevil04

    6 months ago
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    The mobile friendly one ain't so friendly to mobiles also how do u build cockpits @jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    The mobile friendly version has some tips in the comments. Go and check them out. :) @Tazziedevil04

    6 months ago
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    Hey do u mind giving me some tips on how to make wings look realistic @jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    I'm bored lol @jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    2,077 Jfalix

    Noice job@jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    XD @Jfalix

    6 months ago
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    2,077 Jfalix

    Yo this thing can withstand 10000 mph I tested it and I holds in one piece still and still controls well.@jamesPLANESii

    6 months ago
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    :/ BTW why are you telling me this? @Tazziedevil04

    6 months ago
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