perspectx goes extreme – ch47 engine

August.14.2011 · Posted By - Von

A continuation of my contribution for CH-47 Chinook Helicopter ‘Extreme’.

I started it with a polygon cylinder then extrude mesh for the main part of the engine. On the wirings, I used EP Curve tool in maya and Nurbs circle (Will probably make a simple blog tutorial for it). After creating more details, I did UV and texturing. Some of the small parts on the middle of the engine are textured.

Here are the screen progress of CH-47 Engine in first version …

PERSPECTX GOES EXTREME – CH47 LANDING GEAR

July.19.2011 · Posted By - Von

As “Perspectx Goes Extreme”, I’ve created the landing gears for CH47 Helicopter.

Here are the images. First two images are the non-textured and unfinished mesh. Then the rest are final.

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The landing gear are consist of four non-retractable landing gears mounted on the fuselage. The front landing gears are a fixed cantilever type and have …

PERSPECTX GOES EXTREME – CH47 COCKPIT PART 1 OF 2

July.19.2011 · Posted By - Paul

As a follow up to the previous blog by Allan I have decided to talk about the instrument panels, seat, and cyclic and collective stick creation for the Extreme model version of the CH-47 we are currently working on. 

The instrument panel replicates the one used in the current CH-47D.  Various references on the Internet include diagrams and photos.  I have tried to be as accurate as I can and the results of the work can be seen below.  Perhaps …