Ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial. Questions about Breaking Ground Axis groups : ConsoleKSP

Breaking Ground: Propellers, etc. : KerbalAcademy

ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial

You might find that your chopper flies rather pleasantly without it in fact! Alternatively if it's something that can just be, like, explained, that would be great too. To do this, right-click your blades and engine and set your desired rotation direction to clockwise or counterclockwise this is in the variant screen for the blades. I don't find I need more than 50 blade pitch for most setups. By attaching the new robotic rover arm to their rovers, players can scan the larger surface features to collect important scientific data. I have the same problem, I've read that a simple fix is to map the rpm to throttle instead of the torque limit.

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ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial

The leading edge has the silver-ish looking protective strip on it. I also do not claim to being the inventor of any of the construction techniques or principles discussed here; a quite a bit I have discovered on my own, and a quite a bit I have picked up around the forums. Stay a while and join the shadowzone community by subscribing to my channel or following me on those social thingies up there. Discover new scientific mysteries with Kerbal Space Program: Breaking Ground Expansion. Helicopters are slightly easier, surprisingly. Planes are controlled by moving control surfaces -- rudder, ailerons, elevators, and canards -- which modify the lift produced by each lifting surface, applying forces to the plane and causing it to turn.

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Breaking Ground

ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial

Flying it To fly a helicopter, spin up the rotors with collective at zero, engines at maximum torque. Most real-life helicopters do this with a tail rotor: the helicopter has a pretty long tail which works like a lever arm, and at the tip of the tail is a propeller producing thrust in the opposite direction of the main rotor's torque. Should they be closer or farther from the rotor center? Personally, I like the complexity of playing with the variable pitch prop. For the heavy rotors you pretty much have to use fuel cells; a pair of large fuel cell arrays is sufficient to power a single heavy electric motor. Hi I've some difficulties to make a working rotorcraft. The next step is to make your blades pitch and deploy properly.

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Propeller Blade Type A

ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial

You can re-enable pitch and roll later once you've achieved lift-off. The main problem I have is understanding the position, angle and amount of blades per engine. Your prop should already be set up with axis groups. Next, copy the prop and put it on the other side. Up tends to make the chopper more stable but less responsive to control inputs, down does the opposite. Which for the vast majority of propeller aircraft particularly single engine craft is backwards! Then just put them on a plane.

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[Stock/DLC] Brikoleur's Guide to Helicopters

ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial

With Breaking Ground players will receive a new suit that is futuristic in aesthetic and tied to the science-focus of this expansion. Unfortunately, I am out of images, and an addendum about flight performance will be published soon. I'm glad or hope you're not mad at me for posting that on the spur of the moment! Correctly trimmed, it will happily fly strait and level with sas off and hands off and can be precisely landed. This variant uses hydraulically sprung and damped landing skids instead of wheels, making precision landings easy. So f12, yellow arrows will point forwards, if producing thrust correctly. How many are needed per engine? Quill18 is a master of strategy video games, and there are few things more strategic than coordinating an entire space program. It will take you a bit longer to reach takeoff speed, and you won't be able to reach your fastest possible speed in flight, but it will give you a very simple fixed prop design to play with.

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KSP: Stock SCIENCE PLANE to EVE! (Breaking Ground DLC)

ksp breaking ground propeller tutorial

It then fall down, hit the ground, the main part stop spinning, and it flies again. If the rotor is not powered it is not a helicopter, it is an autogyro; they are also very cool but out of scope of this tutorial. Larger rotors are more efficient but less stable unless you feed them with more power. A helicopter is an aircraft that flies by producing lift from one or more powered rotary wings, or rotors. Even the smallest weight changes can increase efficiency.

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