Aight I'm posting this again as I have been requested to do so. However I have made a few changes. Now its got the paint scheme of George H.W. Bush's usual ride. This is NOT the aircraft he was shot down in. So besides the new paint scheme I have added the landing hook and changed the controls for the turrets to pitch and roll. This version retains the 4x 250lbs bomb in the bomb bay.
Ag-1: Open bomb bay/arm bombs.
Ag-2: Activate Turrets.
Ag-3: Combat Flaps. Combine with takeoff flaps (LandingGear).
Ag-4: Landing hook.
Ag-5: Fold Wings.
Ag-7: Activate gyroscope (used when you want to use turrets).
Ag-8: Deactivate control surfaces.
To Operate the turrets, Deactivate Ag8 then activate Ag7, followed by Ag2. Use PITCH and ROLL to aim.
TBF avengers "X2" and "X3" pose together on the flight deck of the USS San Jacinto.
L.T Bush (center) with his two usual crew members in front of "X2". The dark color band in the tail was a non standard arrangement.
Correct me if wrong but I think this is the first TBF on the website to use the new arresting hook
Push to 10K bois!
- Predecessor Grumman TBF-1C
- Created On Windows
- Wingspan 54.2ft (16.5m)
- Length 40.8ft (12.4m)
- Height 18.6ft (5.7m)
- Empty Weight 14,643lbs (6,642kg)
- Loaded Weight 17,067lbs (7,741kg)
- Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.111
- Wing Loading 24.1lbs/ft2 (117.6kg/m2)
- Wing Area 708.4ft2 (65.8m2)
- Drag Points 4118
- Number of Parts 588
- Control Surfaces 4