Airship One

PUBLISHED ON 11/10/13 BY Irate Pepper
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Airship One is my first incursion into modern airship design.

Like many, I feel the people of our generation have been cheated of one of the most elegant methods of air travel that was ever invented ... [READ MORE]. Sure, the Hindenburg blew up, but it was because it used hydrogen as a lift gas. Helium is 100% safe and can lift almost as much weight by volume.

Using new technology like the Dixon Engine (a bladeless thrust body whose engine is stored inside the airship) allowing for a tilting engine for up and down thrust (not just forward) and smaller attitude vanes, the Airship One is a prototype that harkens back to a gentler time of air travel.

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  • PRINT DIFFICULTY: intermediate
  • PRINT TIME: long
  • SUPPORT MATERIAL: recommended
  • MIN # OF EXTRUDERS: 1
  • LARGEST PRINTABLE PIECE: 7 x 6 x 13 (cm)
  • SCALEABLE: YES
  • MULTIPLE PARTS: YES
  • FINISHING TIME REQUIRED: NO
  • RECOMMEDED MATERIALS: NONE LISTED