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Goodyear FG-1D corsair (FAS)

9,472 RicardoAs1515  2 months ago
Auto Credit Based on RicardoAs1515's f4u

AG 1: Throw extra fuel tanks

AG 2: Switch on cabin lights

AG 8: deploy / fold the wings

The Corsair was one of the most prominent fighter bombers of the Second World War.

The Corsair flew for the first time in March 1940, and the production corsairs joined the Marine Corps fighter squadrons on Guadalcanal in February 1942. The use of the aircraft carrier was delayed until 1944.

The design of the inverted gull wing allowed the coupling of a large propeller with the huge radial engine while maintaining the total height of the aircraft within the limitations imposed by the use of the carrier. The "-1D" was the first version of a true bomber and fighter of this aircraft, capable of carrying a bomb or rocket in support of ground troops.

Although it was a Chance Vought design, the corsairs were also built under contract by Brewster and Goodyear. The latter built 4,017 Corsairs with the designation "FG".

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General Characteristics

  • Predecessor f4u
  • Created On Android
  • Wingspan 64.2ft (19.6m)
  • Length 47.5ft (14.5m)
  • Height 21.4ft (6.5m)
  • Empty Weight -7,276lbs (-3,300kg)
  • Loaded Weight 20,688lbs (9,384kg)

Performance

  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.265
  • Wing Loading 24.2lbs/ft2 (118.2kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 854.7ft2 (79.4m2)
  • Drag Points 15363

Parts

  • Number of Parts 458
  • Control Surfaces 8
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    Freedom rings

    2 months ago
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    5,238 OC3LOT1142

    Awesome job! Looks awesome!

    +1 2 months ago
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    @mikoyanster thanks brother!

    2 months ago
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    @MrTyTheGreat https://www.google.com/search?q=f4u+el+salvador&tbm=isch&ved=2ahUKEwi51d7ynqLgAhWED1MKHcSvCuwQ2-cCegQIABAC&oq=f4u+el+salvador&gs_l=mobile-gws-wiz-img.3...1232968.1238183..1238356...3.0..0.769.2595.0j13j1j6-1......0....1.......5..35i39j0i67j0j0i19j0i5i30i19j0i8i30i19j0i8i30.WdkigGbgewI&ei=wEVYXLn1KoSfzALE36rgDg&bih=560&biw=360&client=ms-android-att-us&prmd=imvn#imgrc=UuAxc61Ack-9nM

    so it goes

    2 months ago
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    105 jbowen

    It has very intricate detail!! I’m happy with it.

    +1 2 months ago
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    7,797 MrTyTheGreat

    @BogdanX
    Without being rude myself, just saying "fix and repost" is a bit rude. Saying, "The text on the side is inverted, I would recommend fixing that and reposting" would be a better way to put it.

    2 months ago
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    The insignia looks like the CohCarnage logo

    2 months ago
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    Bonito modelo amigo! Bien hecho

    +1 2 months ago
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    25.8k CRJ900Pilot

    Don’t listen to BogdanX, if it’s not done his way, he freaks out. I think it looks great, and unlike him I’d be willing to help fix it if you would like @RicardoAs1515

    +1 2 months ago
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    25.8k CRJ900Pilot

    Cool!

    +1 2 months ago
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    @BogdanX Was it fixed yet?

    2 months ago
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    @SakuraSaku thanks

    2 months ago
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    212k BogdanX

    your text on the side is inverted. Fix and repost

    +1 2 months ago
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    4,545 SakuraSaku

    First and awesome build!

    +1 2 months ago