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MrBlueSky1960
08-14-2007, 01:13 AM
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Beautiful looking aircraft that sadly didn't cut the mustard...

Estimated top speed of 480mph...

Engine intake reminiscent of the P-51 set-up...

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v187/Secudus/HestonRacerHiRes.jpg

http://www.renderosity.com/mod/gallery/media/folder_114/file_1137047.jpg

http://www.renderosity.com/mod/gallery/media/folder_114/file_1137571.jpg

TheGozr
08-14-2007, 01:23 AM
Well beautiful no doubt..

Waldo.Pepper
08-14-2007, 02:11 AM
Gorgeous indeed. I presume it did not survive to reside in a museum.

MrBlueSky1960
08-14-2007, 02:26 AM
Originally posted by Waldo.Pepper:
Gorgeous indeed. I presume it did not survive to reside in a museum.

Afraid not Waldo, the only way it survives today is in the mind of people who recognise mechanical perfection and recreate its form again for us to share its beauty in a virtual world... http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif

Jeeze, I sometimes write some tosh... http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-tongue.gif

TheGozr
08-14-2007, 02:38 AM
Look a lot like the 1936/40 Arsenal VG 30 to 50 series

http://arsenalvg33.free.fr/Photos%20avions/vg33double.jpg

MrBlueSky1960
08-14-2007, 04:11 AM
Hmmm... They do, don't they... http://forums.ubi.com/images/smilies/16x16_smiley-wink.gif

http://img45.imageshack.us/img45/9246/vg36014aw2fe.jpg