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XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 03:14 PM
Yes u heard it right!
"BV 141" ,the most succesful of the über-designed planes.

More detailed info soon.
http://home.wanadoo.nl/r.j.o/skyraider/gallery/bv141b_1.jpg

Cant see why u shouldnt join the "Blohm und voss Whiners"

XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 03:14 PM
Yes u heard it right!
"BV 141" ,the most succesful of the über-designed planes.

More detailed info soon.
http://home.wanadoo.nl/r.j.o/skyraider/gallery/bv141b_1.jpg

Cant see why u shouldnt join the "Blohm und voss Whiners"

XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 03:22 PM
David Myhra has a book on the Bv141.

ISBN 0-7643-1397-5

Anyone modelling this a/c should get this book. ~$15.00US

Some photos of a model:

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/7252/bv14111.jpg

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/7252/bv14106.jpg

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/7252/bv14109.jpg


And the real thing:

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/7252/bv14104.jpg

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/7252/bv14101.jpg

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/7252/bv14102.jpg



http://www.stenbergaa.com/stenberg/west-battleline.jpg

XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 03:22 PM
Yup i agree the germans had the coolest überdesigns. But the russians had some too, remember the TB3 with two I-16's under the wings? Thats nothing, /i/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif check this out:
http://www.airventure.de/historypics/vak2.jpg

XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 03:24 PM
Obviously, all attacks by the Allies will come from port/i/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif /i/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif /i/smilies/16x16_smiley-very-happy.gif
But seriously, what was that plane used for-it can't be fighter, or can it/i/smilies/16x16_smiley-surprised.gif ?

XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 03:31 PM
It was in competion with the Fw189 observation a/c. The Bv141 used the BMW801 engine though, that was needed for the Fw190.

Supposidly it was a good flyer.


robbiminator wrote:
- Obviously, all attacks by the Allies will come from
- port- But seriously, what was that plane used for-it can't
- be fighter, or can it




http://www.stenbergaa.com/stenberg/west-battleline.jpg

XyZspineZyX
07-04-2003, 07:09 PM
Germans loved those sidecars. /i/smilies/16x16_smiley-happy.gif