Shop our Airplanes Products Drone Products Sales
Thread Tools
Aug 06, 2011, 10:02 PM
Country studio
Idea

Bird type airplane


It is a glider which does not have a vertical tail like a bird.
This bird changes a camber and circles.
http://www.youtube.com/user/inakakoubou#p/a
Sign up now
to remove ads between posts
Aug 07, 2011, 05:05 AM
Registered User
Thank you very much for the link to your channel!
Aug 07, 2011, 07:32 AM
Country studio

today


It is a test flight in last week and a mountain.
It has painted and flown today.
Aug 07, 2011, 09:09 AM
Country studio

methods


I have developed the bird type airplane without a vertical tail from ten years before.
The methods of circling are two methods, split aileron and camber aileron.

http://www.youtube.com/user/inakakou.../1/KYrgAvATo_g
Aug 07, 2011, 01:58 PM
Registered User
Kinkade's Avatar
Kanai,

Nice models you have there, but you say you developed these..are you not aware of Bob Hoey's bird models? He was making models like this in the late 80's, early 90's.
Plans were published in various RC magazines I think.

Here's his beautiful turkey vulture model...

R/C Turkey Vulture Flying With Real Vultures (9 min 30 sec)


I would really like to build one of these and simply make it flap for aesthetics even if it didn't produce thrust. With the double surface ribbed airplane style wing they glide really well.
Aug 07, 2011, 03:38 PM
Registered User
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kinkade View Post
I would really like to build one of these and simply make it flap for aesthetics even if it didn't produce thrust.
That's my plan too
Aug 08, 2011, 03:04 AM
Registered User
G-LO's Avatar
Hi Mr.Kanai! Welcome to Rcgroups..finally! I'm a subscriber to your YouTube channel, Valkyry5. I have always been a fan since my brother told me about you a few years ago.

I was so impressed of you work that I'm trying to attempt to try it on my epp falcon.

Its really grand to see you here on the ornithopter thread, but I think your contribution and help would be very appropriated here on this thread.... https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=950519

However you've came to the right place to converse with a person you have subscribed to and that is "Bluefalconholland" or "Avisfactisus". That's Robert Musters. And Kazu-kaku or Kazuhiko kakuta.
I'm glad you've made it to our neck of the woods. Welcome.

.
Last edited by G-LO; Aug 08, 2011 at 03:20 AM.
Aug 08, 2011, 04:57 AM
There's magic in those wings !
khaled_abobakr's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kinkade View Post
Kanai,

Nice models you have there, but you say you developed these..are you not aware of Bob Hoey's bird models? He was making models like this in the late 80's, early 90's.
Plans were published in various RC magazines I think.

Here's his beautiful turkey vulture model...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLHpQAoS61k

I would really like to build one of these and simply make it flap for aesthetics even if it didn't produce thrust. With the double surface ribbed airplane style wing they glide really well.
I can imagine you casting your NODS spell upon such a bird and make it flap really like a real vulture ... ... Come on ... I'm still waiting ..

Khaled
Aug 08, 2011, 06:49 AM
Country studio

The 1st method, split aileron


Thank you for the information.
I had not seen this video.
Development of my bird type airplane started in 2002.
At first, although it was the method of moving wind end wings, this was able to turn only at a few.
Then, I investigated the frame of the bird and considered how to move by a frame.
Then, I thought of how a bird is stale about the back of wings.
By this method, rapid revolution became possible.
This method is split aileron.
http://www.youtube.com/user/inakakou...20/P0wcXZQUVdA

However, by the method of a split aileron, revolution of the sea gull with the thin point of wings is well impossible.
Now, the method of circling by the method of changing a camber was added.
I think that a camber aileron system becomes the method of using by a flapping-of-wings mechanism.
Last edited by kanai; Aug 08, 2011 at 07:22 AM.
Aug 08, 2011, 11:16 AM
Bird Brained
SkyNet's Avatar

Welcome to the "flock"


Quote:
Originally Posted by G-LO View Post
Hi Mr.Kanai! Welcome to Rcgroups..
...I have always been a fan
I second that!!!
I'm a subscriber myself (HDfoodie). I've been downloading copies since the "Oiseau rc" clips =)

In case you (or any others here) are interested - some old links:
http://www.pbs.org/saf/1109/video/watchonline.htm
Click on "PLAY VIDEO" for the "Is It a Bird?" segment.
The segment is really about Paul MacCready but
it shows Bob actually flying the Vulture (0:00-1:15)
and gives a brief explanation of how wingtip ailerons work (3:10-4:25)

Then there's the TWITT pages for
The Turkey Vulture:
http://www.twitt.org/1partdrib.html
The Seagull:
http://www.twitt.org/2partdrib.html
The Pelican:
http://www.twitt.org/3partdrib.html
and The Raven too:
http://www.twitt.org/BirdLtrPics.html
http://www.twitt.org/BirdLetters.html

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kinkade View Post
Plans were published in various RC magazines I think.
Plans for the Raven
Plans for the Turkey Vulture

I bought the Vulture plans years ago, but life caught up with me and I never had the chance to build it.
Maybe this winter I might have the time....
...unless I come across one Sean's birds first!!!
Aug 08, 2011, 11:58 AM
Registered User
G-LO's Avatar
This is very good! This guy Lee Aston welcome All type of bird plane on his thread.Matter of fact I had posted several of Kanai's YouTube footage on his "Epp Falcon/dragon & fff eagles" thread https://www.rcgroups.com/forums/showthread.php?t=950519. BUT, if nobody mind having it here, I don't mind either . Bring it on!

But take a look at Lee's thread and y'all please share what you like ...
.
Aug 08, 2011, 12:13 PM
Registered User
G-LO's Avatar
Hey this guy Scpeng55555 is ONE OF MY ABSOLUTE FAVORITE TOO! I Love you BOTH!! CHECK. THIS OUT
2010-01-02 朝陽飛場 地面測試無動力像真鷹機1 (0 min 37 sec)


I don't know, but it seems -to me- that everyone from different parts of the world came up with the same system I guess great minds think alike.
Aug 08, 2011, 03:14 PM
There's magic in those wings !
khaled_abobakr's Avatar
Quote:
Originally Posted by G-LO View Post
Hey this guy Scpeng55555 is ONE OF MY ABSOLUTE FAVORITE TOO! I Love you BOTH!! CHECK. THIS OUT
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tYJOe...e_gdata_player

I don't know, but it seems -to me- that everyone from different parts of the world came up with the same system I guess great minds think alike.
Hi G-LO

It looks so alive with all these control surfaces moving independently ...

Khaled
Aug 21, 2011, 08:24 AM
Country studio

Tombi2011


TOMBI2011 has been flown yesterday.

http://www.youtube.com/user/inakakou.../0/-BSp622YT4E
Aug 21, 2011, 11:06 AM
Registered User
?....;(?
Last edited by seagull10; Aug 22, 2011 at 07:55 PM.


Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Category Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale 1/72 Type 21, 1/72 Type 9, 1/35 Type 23 Submarine Rogue Sub Boats (FS/W) 2 Sep 06, 2015 11:03 PM
For Sale Aeromax ARF Four-Star Bird Sports Airplane Kit !! pmfennell Aircraft - Fuel - Airplanes (FS/W) 2 Jun 07, 2011 04:07 PM
Discussion Interesting bird type kite laima JIMFRISKY RC Paragliders and Kites 5 Apr 22, 2011 09:59 PM
Question What's the type of this airplane BaZsiX Scale Kit/Scratch Built 12 Apr 22, 2011 12:31 PM
Hawk (bird type) distraction gpeden Electric Heli Talk 8 Jul 25, 2001 08:52 PM