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FDM - Tor(l)mekian Heavy Transport a.k.a. Bumblecrow


Building Fool-Flying Noob
Miyazaki has inspired many "impossibly" large flying aircraft. This page is dedicated to the build a Transport Cargo plane from animated film Nausicaä
of the valley of the wind.

Here's an Alpha 1/3 full size plan (40") for the Tormekian Heavy Transport - BumbleCrow. Aimed for an A/F pack or possibly H-mini quad motors.
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based on the wing calculator I used, The CG is 1.9-2" from the wing front.
I'm still not quite sure how to test it without destroying it. I figure it out soon.