Chinse KOers strike again and KO russian Fighter jet.

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  1. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 Oh no he's got to go! go go my budget!

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    Nachtsider Banned

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    Those Russians probably feel like knocking off something, too.

    The knockoffers' blocks.
     
  3. CdnShockwave

    CdnShockwave The Prince of Poses TFW2005 Supporter

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    "They took mah job!"
     
  4. joebot.

    joebot. ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)

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    Dey took er jerb!
     
  5. thenatureboywoo

    thenatureboywoo Veteran

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    Did they use cheaper plastic? If the plastic feels comparable to the Russian release, I might pick one up.
     
  6. tikgnat

    tikgnat Baweepgranaweepninnybong. TFW2005 Supporter

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    That is the funniest shit I have seen today. Granted its early, but I suspect nothing will top that for the rest of the day.

    I wonder if the instruction manual is all bad chinglish?

    'motor start button depress for the effect of afterburner. use of too much this feature and plane explosion may happen actually.'
     
  7. Kungfu Dinobot

    Kungfu Dinobot Well-Known Member

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    China: Paradise of Knockoffs:D 


    Meh, this isn't new, China makes knockoff cars too.
     
  8. mineraljane

    mineraljane Gravity Hugger

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    Yeah, Russia should really be concerned about design theft. (Also, "reverse engineering" is nothing new.)
     
  9. Razorclaw

    Razorclaw Are ya gonna draw pistols

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    Right, like US didn't do that at all. One only has to look at MIG-25 and F-15.

    You're talking about design theft, russians are complaining about straight up copying. That chinese plane is a complete copy of the SU-33.

    While Buran orbiter looks almost the same as Space Shuttle, it uses Soviet technology for operation and the Energia rocket is a completely new design that trumps the SS's delivery vehicle.
     
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    darkmgmstr Blue Lantern Corps Member

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    In Soviet Russia, we make own airplane. In Communist China, we copy airplane.

    It's the best I could come up with :lol 
     
  11. mineraljane

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    Uh, I wasn't making any sort of claim of superiority (because nationalism is ridiculous), merely pointing to a very superficial example of hypocrisy on the part of Russia. (Also, I guess it needs to be repeated, but "reverse engineering" is nothing new.)

    Anyhow, if this really is a precise "copy" of the plane, I'll personally offer my condolences to Russia for the theft of the design of their war machine. Truly, Russia, or any other arms maker, deserves our sympathy for any hinderance to their valuable service to humanity.

    <silly>smallestviolinever.gif</silly>
     
  12. Gigatron_2005

    Gigatron_2005 President of Calendars

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    Grrr! I was coming in here to make this joke. :lol 
     
  13. jorod74

    jorod74 Psycholagnist (Ret.)

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    Korea takes the cake for me. when i read that they went to international auto shows and before the displays could make it back to their respective factories, there were Korean KOs on the street.
    man, that's just (illegally) awesome.

    as for this, if they could make KO D-I-Y jet fighter kits, I'd like a SU-34 and maybe a Mig-25 in Blitzwing colors...
    (The Pentagon won't mind me using them as cropdusters, right?)
     
  14. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    Where can I get the oversized KO version?
     
  15. Razorclaw

    Razorclaw Are ya gonna draw pistols

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    It isn't a full fledged copy, Chinese got a hold on SU-33 prototype and based on that they made this copy with local avionics and engines.

    This is the second time they copied a Sukhoi fighter. First they got a hold of a license to produce about 200 SU-27SK planes with clearly stipulated terms that the equipment and parts provided by the russians will be used for the manufacture of the said 200 planes. The deal fell through after russians discovered China had started to reverse engineer the parts and manufacturing equipment. After that happened Chinese went and got ahold of the SU-33 prototype from Ukraine.
     
  16. Tigertrack

    Tigertrack Back In The Game!

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    China roughly translates to I-Clone.

    Guy's, don't visit China, you might be cloned too! LOL!

    No offense intended, but can't Chinese come up with their OWN shit?
     
  17. Spiderus Prime

    Spiderus Prime TFW Spongebob and TTV's MS 2.0

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    In Soviet Russia we've send Heavy to killed Chinese Knock-Offers.
     
  18. CdnShockwave

    CdnShockwave The Prince of Poses TFW2005 Supporter

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    Is it available at dollar stores like the rest of the KO's? I don't want to pay more than $2.75 for one.
     
  19. Janitor

    Janitor Well-Known Member

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    Funny stuff. Still waiting for that KO Fort Max, though. :wink: 

    Derk der dooo!
     
  20. Leadfoot

    Leadfoot The Strongest.

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    The chinese knocking off russian stuff? That's like knocking off the gobot toys - what's the point?
     

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