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Messerschmitt BF 109 K-4

49.5k RicardoAs1515  6 months ago
Auto Credit Based on RicardoAs1515's Messerschmitt BF 109 G6

AG1: HUD
AG2: open / close canopy on land
AG8 - Cockpit instrument lights
VTOL: Flaps
Trim: trim
maximum speed: 696 KM / H
maximum speed at 3000 meters: 580 KM / H

Mustang By: @CRJ900Piloto
P51

Photos by: Bife

As of the summer of 1943, the Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 series, in its role as a bomber destroyer, was so overloaded with additional weapons, that with the gondola guns under the wings they were far inferior to rival models of the allies. However, even without these additional (removable) weapons, the speed advantage of many of the comparable Allied aircraft was considerable and dangerous, often bolstered by their increased maneuverability and agility. The judgments on the technical inferiority of the Messerschmitt Bf 109 have their origin in this phase that lasted until mid-1944, and for this period they are justified. However, what they almost generally don't take into account is that Messerschmitt engineers did an outstanding job of making their product competitive once again. Starting with the G-10 version in autumn 1944, but mainly with the K-4 “Kurfürst” version in early 1945, the feat was successfully accomplished. "Kurfürst" is literally "Elector" and the German nickname for the K-4. But the meaning of the word was not the reason for his choice. The first letter "K" in "Kurfürst" stood for K-4 as "Foxtrot" for "F" or "Whiskey" for "W" in today's NATO Phonetic Alphabet. In the same way, the E variant of the Me 109 had been named "Emil", the G variant "Gustav", and so on. In the hands of an experienced fighter pilot, who knew how to handle the advantages of the design and avoid its weaknesses, this improved fighter jet was once again a match for any Allied opponent. This included the Supermarine Spitfire (at least the Mark IX), as well as the P-51D Mustang or the Soviet Yak-3 and La-7.

This was the last version of the Bf-109 to be mass-built during the war. The first operations were in October 1944 and around 700 units were built. The DB-605ASCM or DB-605DCM engines and the standard armament of one MK 108 cannon and two MG 131 machine guns could be used. They could use the R-1, R-3, R-4 and R-6. They entered combat with the JG-3, JG-4, JG-27, JG-51, JG-53 and JG-77.

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General Characteristics

  • Predecessor Messerschmitt BF 109 G6
  • Successors 1 airplane(s) +21 bonus
  • Created On Android
  • Wingspan 35.2ft (10.7m)
  • Length 29.7ft (9.1m)
  • Height 10.4ft (3.2m)
  • Empty Weight 8,154lbs (3,698kg)
  • Loaded Weight 9,573lbs (4,342kg)

Performance

  • Horse Power/Weight Ratio 0.059
  • Wing Loading 3.9lbs/ft2 (19.2kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 2,438.4ft2 (226.5m2)
  • Drag Points 1247

Parts

  • Number of Parts 935
  • Control Surfaces 0
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    can you make this mobile friendly the model of the plane looks simple

    2 months ago
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    35.1k KnightOfRen

    Could you please make a P-51D-30 and a Spitfire Mk.II in this style? Thanks, I love your builds.

    2 months ago
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    @M7MD_E04 @BLOODIUS @pura @SodiumChloride thanks brothers

    3 months ago
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    31.1k SodiumIodide

    congrats on 100

    +1 4 months ago
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    12.1k pura

    Ya close
    Goodluck

    4 months ago
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    1,322 BLOODIUS

    oi oi oi this is great

    +1 5 months ago
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    1,289 Random04

    Putting glass from the inside and the outside was genius, it looks so good from the cockpit, almost looks like war thunder, im amazed by how far simpleplanes went

    +1 5 months ago
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    @Westdoomer check if you have another update

    5 months ago
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    When I download it and check it out, I see that the glass isn’t transparent. I have the beta version. It isn’t transparent either when I fly. Is there anything I can do to fix it?

    +2 5 months ago
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    @MAHADI @PotatoWasTaken thanks mens

    6 months ago
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    @EternalDarkness

    +1 6 months ago
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    Perhaps you will try making a glass cockpit for that p-51 of yours? None the less, this flies very smooth and realistically, and I love it! Keep up the great work! Upvoted!

    +2 6 months ago
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    126k MAHADI

    Finally!

    +1 6 months ago
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    240 Daylight

    Can you make a Spitfire with glass and a CAC bommarang and CAC KANGAROO pls and the glass i EPIC

    +1 6 months ago
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    I never thought so either.@Hedero

    +1 6 months ago
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    77.6k Hedero

    I never would've thought the day would come where we have actual transparent glass!

    +1 6 months ago
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    87.6k LoafOfBread

    This Is actually fabulous with the glass!

    +1 6 months ago
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    @rexzion thanks bro and you can turn off with the 8

    6 months ago
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    18.1k rexzion

    This is the best Bf 109 I've seen on the site! It just flies so well and looks so good!
    btw for the cockpit lights you should put showHalo=false it gets rid of the light around the light piece and only the light is illuminated

    +1 6 months ago
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    @P0TET0Z @ValenR thanks mens

    6 months ago
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    @Captaincarroca hehe more or less

    6 months ago
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    @OrionAstronaut since Friday but I did it based on a G6 that was already made

    +1 6 months ago
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    31.6k CRJ900Pilot

    Oh ok, no worries! Thank you @RicardoAs1515

    +1 6 months ago
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    How long did this take? Looks epic!

    +1 6 months ago
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    Caraí seu android é poderoso

    +1 6 months ago
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