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    Dec 10, 2012, 9:23 PM - Christmas Vacation - Clark's Pool Model Completed #1

    All done...












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    Recognize this so far?



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    Dec 10, 2012, 9:36 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #2

    She's a real beaut' there Clark!
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    Dec 10, 2012, 9:38 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #3

    If I don't get this Christmas bonus soon, I'll be in it up to here!
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    Dec 10, 2012, 9:46 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #4

    *boing* *boing*
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    Dec 10, 2012, 9:54 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #5

    But I can't swim Clark....

    Meliki Maka anyway!! Lol
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    Dec 10, 2012, 10:02 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #6

    Pretty simple project, and if it were from any other movie, a boring prop. But it has its charm!

    I'll add the deep end and shallow end of the pool tomorrow. I have a sheet of clear lexan to go over the top, plus some clear blue "water" style Plastruct sheet.

    Will probably use coat hanger wire for the diving board and ladder.
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    Dec 10, 2012, 10:03 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #7

    Here's the target...
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    Dec 10, 2012, 10:06 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #8

    Not sure my geometry is dead on, but who cares...

    I think the prop may have been a bit rectangualr.

    Mine's square. And my angles are steeper.

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    Dec 10, 2012, 10:17 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #9

    What are you plans for the water?

    I never noticed it before, but looking at the shots, it appears they have a sloped floor for a shallow and deep end.

    Seeing this also makes me want one, haha.
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    Dec 10, 2012, 11:32 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #10

    Luke0312 said: View Post
    What are you plans for the water?

    I never noticed it before, but looking at the shots, it appears they have a sloped floor for a shallow and deep end.

    Seeing this also makes me want one, haha.
    Here you go...

    PHArchivist said: View Post

    I'll add the deep end and shallow end of the pool tomorrow. I have a sheet of clear lexan to go over the top, plus some clear blue "water" style Plastruct sheet.
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    Dec 11, 2012, 12:54 AM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #11

    PHArchivist said: View Post
    Here you go...

    derp


    Maybe I should read along with looking at pictures, no?
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    Dec 11, 2012, 10:07 AM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #12

    Luke0312 said: View Post
    derp


    Maybe I should read along with looking at pictures, no?


    I'll post pics of the "water" plastic sheet later...
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    Dec 11, 2012, 10:12 AM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #13

    Here it is...

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    Dec 11, 2012, 7:55 PM - Re: Christmas Prop Project #14

    We now have a pool bottom...





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    Dec 11, 2012, 7:58 PM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #15

    And another comparison...

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    Dec 11, 2012, 8:02 PM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #16

    thats brilliant, lol, i've been planning on making something from this movie for years, never thought of this, i have my eye on the present he gives his boss, very simple!, this is looking great
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    Dec 11, 2012, 8:55 PM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #17

    I LOVE this! Well, I love ANY prop from this movie!

    Get job!!!
    -B89!
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    Dec 12, 2012, 12:14 AM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #18

    frosty said: View Post
    thats brilliant, lol, i've been planning on making something from this movie for years, never thought of this, i have my eye on the present he gives his boss, very simple!, this is looking great
    Thanks!

    Let me know when you begin, and I'll share my dimensions, and my suggestions on making the geometry more accurate.
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    Dec 12, 2012, 12:24 AM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #19

    me likey! This is such a great random prop...I just love it.
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    Dec 12, 2012, 7:14 AM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #20

    Jedifyfe said: View Post
    me likey! This is such a great random prop...I just love it.
    And so simple...


    Again - any other movie and it may be a bit too boring to do, but hey - its Christmas Vacation!
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    Dec 12, 2012, 9:41 PM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #21

    Freaking awesome. I'd love to know the story around the original prop.


    Bigfeet
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    Dec 12, 2012, 10:51 PM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #22

    Ladies and germs.........Rob is back and blazing a Prop Trail!

    Welcome home!!!
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    Dec 12, 2012, 10:57 PM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #23

    Hahahaha, this is great!
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    Dec 13, 2012, 12:00 AM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #24

    Capn_Jack_Savvy said: View Post
    Ladies and germs.........Rob is back and blazing a Prop Trail!

    Welcome home!!!
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    Dec 13, 2012, 9:30 AM - Re: Christmas Vacation Prop Project #25

    That is awesome. Now, just need the advent calendar that they use for all the cut screens.

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