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Anigrand Craftswork ANIG2008

ANIG2008
Description:
Doak VZ-4DA Archaeopteryx of tilt-ducts VTOL. The Doak Model 16 was the first aircraft to demonstrate the tilt duct concept. In 1956, U.S. Army ordered a prototype, indicated VZ-4DA. The configuration was the tilting duct blower where located at each wing tip, pointing vertical for take off and landing, and rotated to the horizontal for forward flight. Engine exhaust was deflected at the fuselage rear for pitch control. To limit the development costs, it used many old parts, such as the landing gear from a Cessna 182, seats from a F-51, duct actuators from Lockheed T-33 electric flap motors, and the rudder mechanism from other Doak aircraft. The first flight was performed in 1958. After a year of tests, U.S. Army accepted the VZ-4 and passed it to NA
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Manufacturer:
Anigrand Craftswork
Code Number:
ANIG2008
Scale:
1:72
Item type:
Aircraft kits (resin)
Price:
£34.99
Order Quantity:
Quantity In Stock:
In Stock 1
Availability:
This will usually be dispatched within 24/48 hours of receiving your order
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Department:
Catalogue



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