Andreas Beck (Login ABeck) HyperScale Forums 18.104.22.168
ZM Ho 229, Do 335
November 11 2013, 11:45 AM
A ZM representative told me at the booth in Telford that the Ho 229 should be released "in the course" of the coming year but it could be that it takes a bit longer.
There were also (some) real parts on the sprues, e.g. the center leading edge including the engine inlets in one part executed in slide molding technique. A masterpiece in design, transformation into steel and injection. Maybe someone has a photo.
I was told that the Do 335 should follow the 229, no estimated date of release was mentioned.
Tom (Login gordinir8) HyperScale Forums 22.214.171.124
November 12 2013, 5:47 PM
Spoke with them, they went to US and measure the real think but they are also using Arthur Bentley's plans so we know that they have the best possible documentation.
The 3D model looked very cool and promising but also the first untested test shots also looked very nice. Do 335 is the next release (i didn't ask when).
Also i saw the guys of ZM sitting and discussing with Mr Bentley, while he was holding a folder of his Drawings opened at the Me 262 Page!!! One of the next releases?? Possible yes.
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