WWII Kawasaki Ki-61 Fighter Free Aircraft Paper Model Download

WWII Kawasaki Ki-61 Fighter Free Aircraft Paper Model Download

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WWII Kawasaki Ki-61 Fighter Free Aircraft Paper Model DownloadThis aircraft paper model is a Kawasaki Ki-61 fighter, a Japanese World War II fighter aircraft used by the Imperial Japanese Army (IJN), the papercraft was designed by etsutan. The first encounter reports claimed Ki-61s were Messerschmitt Bf 109s: further reports claimed that the new aircraft was an Italian design, which led to the Allied reporting name of "Tony", assigned by the United States War Department.

The Japanese Army designation was "Army Type 3 Fighter". It was the only mass-produced Japanese fighter of the war to use a liquid-cooled inline V engine. Over 2,500 Ki-61s were produced, first seeing action around New Guinea in 1943, and continuing to fly combat missions throughout the war. [Source: HobbyDatabase]

General characteristics

  • Crew: One
  • Length: 8.94 m (29 ft 4 in)
  • Wingspan: 12.00 m (39 ft 4 in)
  • Height: 3.70 m (12 ft 2 in)
  • Wing area: 20.00 m² (215.28 ft²)
  • Airfoil: NACA 2R 16 wing root, NACA 24009 tip
  • Internal fuel capacity: 550 l (121 Imp gal)
  • External fuel capacity: 2 x 200 l (44 Imp gal) drop tanks
  • Empty weight: 2,630 kg (5,800 lb)
  • Loaded weight: 3,470 kg (7,650 lb)
  • Powerplant: 1 × Kawasaki Ha-40 liquid-cooled inverted V12 engine, 864 kW (1,175 PS, 1,159 hp)

Performance

  • Maximum speed: 580 km/h (360 mph) at 5,000 m (16,405 ft)
  • Range: 580 km (360 mi)
  • Service ceiling: 11,600 m (38,100 ft)
  • Rate of climb: 15.2 m/s (2,983 ft/min)
  • Wing loading: 173.5 kg/m² (35.5 lb/ft²)
  • Power/mass: 0.25 kW/kg (0.15 hp/lb)
  • Time to altitude: 7.0 min to 5,000 m (16,405 ft)

Armament

  • 2× 20 mm Ho-5 cannon, 120 rpg each
  • 2× 12.7 mm (0.50 in) Ho-103 machine guns, 250 rpg each
  • 2× 250 kg (551 lb) bombs

You can download this aircraft paper model here: WWII Kawasaki Ki-61 Fighter Free Aircraft Paper Model Download

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