"Aratore" Heavy Agricultural VTOL [AG Challenge]

by   123k spefyjerbf  one year ago
Auto Credit Based on jlewisifer's AG Challenge!

"Cultivation on a behemoth scale."

The Aratore is a common sight in any agricultural colony. It can plant seeds, distribute water, and distribute crop protection agents over any size field. Each of these functions are done in air, and therefore replace most manual work. Machines like the Aratore currently facilitate most large-scale farming operations.

This is a VTOL. Controls and tips are useful to read...

Controls:
- Activator 1: water hose online
Activator 2: Seed dispersement systems online.
- Activator 3: crop protection agent dispersement systems online.
- FireGuns: Activate dispersement systems.

Tips:
- About 37% throttle is best for hovering.
- Very low maneuverability in forward flight.
- other than that, standard controls!

General Characteristics

  • Predecessor AG Challenge!
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 36.0ft (11.0m)
  • Length 70.6ft (21.5m)
  • Height 16.3ft (5.0m)
  • Empty Weight -4,734,385lbs (-2,147,483kg)
  • Loaded Weight 50,546lbs (22,927kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 0.533
  • Wing Loading 76.4lbs/ft2 (373.0kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 661.6ft2 (61.5m2)
  • Drag Points 23792

Parts

  • Number of Parts 304
  • Control Surfaces 4
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    123k spefyjerbf

    @jlewisifer Thanks! The challenge was quite fun. I'm glad that you hosted it.

    11 months ago
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    11.3k jlewisifer

    Congrats, your creative sci-fi take on agriculture has won! Also like the creative use of modded guns. Well done.

    11 months ago
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    687 bang091

    This is awesome

    one year ago
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    Cool

    one year ago
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    123k spefyjerbf

    @ZephyrSystems Probably, I have developed two styles out of new Portum. The first uses intricate natural patterns, while the second is exemplified by this craft.

    one year ago
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    Would be nice to fly this around a farm :D

    one year ago
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    48.4k Ephwurd

    Could use a military refit! Nice work!

    one year ago
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    11.3k jlewisifer

    Awesome! very creative use of the guns as seed dispersers and waterers. I dig the futuristic twist!

    one year ago
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    17.4k TTHHSSSS

    The guns are insane!!!!!!

    one year ago
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    49.8k Mumpsy

    That is Great! Coolest ag ship!

    one year ago
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    @spefyjerbf nice job it looks awesome ^-^

    one year ago
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    @spefyjerbf np

    one year ago
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    123k spefyjerbf

    @FgFg @Planesbemodified Thanks! I have finished the desc.

    one year ago
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    123k spefyjerbf

    @PyrusEnderhunter @Rugpeersdude @mikoyanster Thanks! I finished the desc.

    one year ago