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Posted by GringoTuerto | May 27, 2019 @ 07:28 PM | 1,233 Views
I am trying to design a mechanism for operating the bomb bay doors on the VQ 110" B-24. So that I don't over-post to the main thread, I will keep the details here.

First of all, some background. A general thread on this plane can be found in Fuel Warbirds:

The post below has a drawing of where I am intending to put the gears to operate the door:

Someone else pointed out that this is pretty much how the full-scale operates. You can see them at 0:33 in this video:

Close look at Bombs bay of a WWII B-24 Bomber Aircraft (0 min 46 sec)

I posted some notes about starting the design here:

OK, so now thatís a summary of everything before I started this blog. I will continue updates here.

NOTE : There is have to click on either the title or "comments" to get the rest of this build log.