Mig-21 Fishbed

by   14.3k TheWeaver  4 months ago
1,106 downloads

My first aircraft in a while, I think the last one I successfully made was the Dornier Seastar. Anyways, I think this came out really well, I'd say its somewhere around 95% accurate to the real thing, save for a couple panel lines and the guns. Most Mig-21's did not have internal guns, and I couldn't find any information as to where they'd actually be...so I just stuck them in the wings, because guns, right? ******IMPORTANT- Disable AG 8 before flight, it controls the flaps. AG 1 is landing gear, AG 2-3 for missiles, AG 4-5 for bombs, and AG 6 for fuel pod, and AG 7 to adjust elevator trim. Thanks for viewing and reading this far, so please enjoy! Comment if you'd like, I'm always interested in what you guys have to say. Upvote if you think I deserve it, and again please enjoy!

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General Characteristics

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  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 23.2ft (7.1m)
  • Length 38.7ft (11.8m)
  • Height 11.1ft (3.4m)
  • Empty Weight 15,606lbs (7,078kg)
  • Loaded Weight 15,756lbs (7,147kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 2.139
  • Wing Loading 81.5lbs/ft2 (397.8kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 193.4ft2 (18.0m2)
  • Drag Points 5356

Parts

  • Number of Parts 401
  • Control Surfaces 7
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    @TheWeaver yeah its still a realy nice plane, keep up the work

    3 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Thanks! @Cedy117

    4 months ago
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    Mod Cedy117

    I don't know how I missed this but nice work!

    4 months ago
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    9,635 tuco

    911 downloads seems legit

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Oh yeah, it's not that great. Haha. This is my first plane in a while, so I'm getting back into the swing of it... I can make car suspension and details without breaking a sweat, but when it comes to engineering aerodynamics, I'm not exactly the most ideal choice. Hopefully in time I'll get better at it. I'm glad you like it though! @KrakTankkill

    4 months ago
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    Nice plain, good work.
    Just the handling is a bit strange ;)

    4 months ago
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    @TheWeaver Ok, thanks!

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Same way as the fuselage. Mirror them so that they're in the exact same location, and then nudge one down once. @KSPFSXandSP

    4 months ago
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    How did you do the intake?

    4 months ago
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    2,794 saturn28

    @TheWeaver Amainzingg;)

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Oops, didn't realize that about the landing gear. And I originally had the tail like that, but it's pretty unstable when pitching down so I just used control surfaces. They still move though, AG 7 and VTOL. @NANOMAN

    4 months ago
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    6,744 RealQcan

    @Sauce wat

    Sos what r u doing

    4 months ago
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    @TheWeaver No problem!

    4 months ago
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    This is a really nice build. Well done buddy.

    4 months ago
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    25.7k Sauce

    @MediocrePlanes FISHPASTE

    4 months ago
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    1,860 NANOMAN

    in the MiG-21 all-moving horizontal tail and the nose landing gear retracts forward!

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Well they're just fuselage parts attached to wheels and tiny hinges. The front landing gear is also angled. @pushthelimits

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Thanks man! @NativeChief1492

    4 months ago
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    Amazing! one of the best 21's I have ever seen!

    4 months ago
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    Not long! @FearlessFabEngineering

    4 months ago
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    @TheWeaver How did you make the landing gear?

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Or as Overlord said, the fine tuner mod is on steam workshop and incredibly easy to use! @FearlessFabEngineering

    4 months ago
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    14.3k TheWeaver

    Sure, I'll try to do that within these next couple days @FearlessFabEngineering

    4 months ago
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    Ok, vielen dank! Wie lange wird das ungefähr dauern? : ) @OverlordAeronautics2

    4 months ago
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    Beeindruckend! Sehr schön;)

    4 months ago
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