Mustang P-51 B/C Ordinates


Mustang P-51 B/C Ordinates:

I have had a number of requests for the ordinate spreadsheets I developed for the Mustang P-51 B/C fuselage, cowl, cooler and air intakes, so I have decided to make them available to all; for a reasonable fee; which could save you considerable time and effort.

Mustang P51 Ordinates

The ordinates are listed on 5 separate Excel workbooks with 8 spreadsheets for all known ordinates from manufacturers data. The ordinate listings are in both mm and inches with the X,Y,Z coordinates extrapolated from this data-set for ease of transferring to a suitable CAD system. The total points listed are literally thousands.

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102-00005: Fuselage (main)
102-00006: Fuselage (forward to cowl)
102-00007: Removable Scoop (fuselage, Int and Ext)
102-00008: Coolant Radiator Duct (Aft Section)
102-00008: Coolant Radiator Duct (Fwd Section)
102-00008: Oil Radiator Duct (Aft)
102-00009: Carb Air Scoop (Cowl)
106-00006: Wing (P-51D)
+ Autocad DWG Fuselage Frame Profiles P-51 B/C and P-51D
NAA Master Dimensions Report (wings, fuselage, landing gear).
Include scans of original source documents for reference.
The spreadsheets are not locked or protected so you can manipulate the core data to suit your own applications.

P-51 Mustang Air Scoop Ordinates

This represents a huge number of hours worked, meticulously listing each ordinate individually and then creating cad drawings to check the ordinates and derive the ordinates that are unclear on the manufacturers’ drawings.

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The ordinates for the P-51D wings comprises 2 sheets; the first listing the tabulated data as per the original manufacturer drawing and the second extrapolated to compile the X,Y,Z coordinates for input into CAD.

P-51D WING ORDINATE

This package could save you 100’s of manhours of data input and the price is very reasonable. For further details and or purchase send me an email to hught2008@gmail.com

Update 20 Sept 2018:

Now probably the most comprehensive, complete and accurate dimensional study of the P-51 B/C and D. Updated with horizontal/vertical stabilizers, rear fuselage fillets (important to define mold lines for rear fuselage) and elevators.2018-09-20_22-45-40

Horizontal Stabiliser and Fillet Ordinates (P-51 B/C) layout:

P-51 BC Horiz Stab

Mustang P-51 BC

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About Hugh

BIM & Cad Manager/Strategist, 3D/4D, multi-discipline cad workflows, integration. Interests include photography and historical aviation.
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