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1/200 Dornier Do 31 on the Ground 3d printed

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White Strong & Flexible
1/200 Dornier Do 31 on the Ground 3d printed
1/200 Dornier Do 31 on the Ground 3d printed

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1/200 Dornier Do 31 on the Ground

  • 3D printed in White Strong & Flexible: White nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.
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In the 1960's NATO sought to make its air forces immune to surprise strikes by deploying aircraft able to take-off and land vertically from small landing sites hidden in the countryside. Developing the aircraft for this strategy proved quite difficult and only the British Harrier actually saw air force service.

The West German Dornier Do 31 was designed, built and tested as a transport aircraft to support this strategy. It did work, but was found to be too expensive and to lack range and payload, so it never entered service. To this days, it remains the only VTOL jet transport aircraft ever built.

Wikipedia has more information about the original.

This model is shown on the ground, landing gear down, rear ramp and VTOL engine pods open.

The model is simply a scaled-up version of my 6 mm scale model. No extra detail has been added.
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1/200 Dornier Do 31 on the Ground
White Strong & Flexible
8.9 cm
4.4 cm
10.1 cm

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