Tag Archives: P-51

NAA P-51D Mustang: Using Ordinate Data

NAA P-51 Mustang: Using Ordinate Data Spreadsheets A question arose during a telecon today about using the Ordinate Spreadsheets for Cad and Modelling. Typically for the fuselage and cowlings, the spreadsheets are set out as above. The top section replicates the layout of the original … Continue reading

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NAA P-51D Mustang: Wing Ordinate Rev

NAA P-51D & B/C Mustang: Wing Ordinate Major Update: Thanks to Roland Hallam, I am now in receipt of new verifiable information that has prompted a return to the P51 project and a major update to the wing ordinate data … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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NAA P-51D Mustang: Standard Part Models & Specs

NAA P-51D Mustang: Standard Part Models & Specs. I have revisited the standard parts I have been producing for this project to verify that the information is correct and in compliance with the latest National Standards and specifications. As mentioned … Continue reading

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NAA P-51D Mustang: Tail Wheel Assembly: Update.

NAA P-51D Mustang: Tail Wheel Assembly: Update. I shall need to temporarily suspend further work on the assembly model as the remaining parts to achieve a full build are created in a later version of the Inventor cad program and therefore … Continue reading

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NAA P-51D Mustang: Tail Wheel Retracting Hydraulic Cylinder

NAA P-51D Mustang: Tail Wheel Retracting Hydraulic Cylinder. Hydraulics is not something I have had very much exposure to in my varied engineering career, so it was rather interesting to build this Tail wheel retracting cylinder and learn some new stuff … Continue reading

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NAA P-51D Mustang: Project Cad Technote Multi Body Parts

NAA P-51D Mustang: Project Cad Technote Multi Body Parts The process of developing these drawings into accurate 3d models relies on maintaining the hierarchy according to the original NAA drawings, even if sometimes it gets a tad confusing when dealing … Continue reading

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