Profile image

Mechanical Bird Bro

11.6k sheepsblood  4 days ago

This is not an Ornithopter. This is a Mechnical Bird Bro! Now fly it YO! HOW TO FLY: First press up on the throttle for a second, so you get to about half speed. QUICKLY put the Landing Gear UP! You have to do this so the bird kicks off the ground as she lifts up. If not then you won't get airborne. Pull UP but down turn yet, make sure you get to full throttle and then you can make your maneuvers. This takes little skill. A keyboard is obviously the best bet, sorry mobile users. Give me an idea how to execute this better and I will try it out. I am positive you will find it an interesting build. As for landing... Well you can land but I am betting you won't land flat on your feet in order to take off again. Maybe you will, I hope so. A version 2 maybe for the near future? Better landing, easier takeoff..........

Spotlights

General Characteristics

  • Created On Mac
  • Wingspan 33.1ft (10.1m)
  • Length 21.9ft (6.7m)
  • Height 8.3ft (2.5m)
  • Empty Weight 2,049lbs (929kg)
  • Loaded Weight 2,049lbs (929kg)

Performance

  • Wing Loading 1.7lbs/ft2 (8.4kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 1,190.8ft2 (110.6m2)
  • Drag Points 3944

Parts

  • Number of Parts 92
  • Control Surfaces 2
  • Log in to leave a comment
  • Profile image
    11.6k sheepsblood

    @AWESOMENESS360
    I had to download it to my phone and you are totally right. Easy

    2 days ago
  • Profile image
    11.6k sheepsblood

    Thanks for the spotlight!
    @EliteArsenals24
    @AWESOMENESS360

    Thank you all for the upvotes

    2 days ago
  • Profile image

    This is pretty cool, and don't worry, you can take off on mobile, it's pretty easy too.

    3 days ago
  • Profile image
    2,179 SelectAKey

    yep it doesnt like the beast on mobile but awesome idea

    3 days ago
  • Profile image
    11.6k sheepsblood

    @AirSparta
    MAN! I didn’t think of trying that! Geez... Good idea!

    4 days ago
  • Profile image

    Haha that’s awesome!

    4 days ago
  • Profile image
    195 AirSparta

    XD it can even be launched by the catapult

    4 days ago
  • Profile image
    195 AirSparta

    Wow this is amazing it flies really well! not bad at gliding either

    4 days ago
  • Profile image
    3,519 Viper3000ad

    Very original

    4 days ago