**COMPLETED** Y-Wing 1/48 resin model

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Hagoth

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Turned out that it was extremely difficult to get dogs trained to fly a Y-Wing, no time for instrument rating certification, and the only pilot that was capable of using the force to navigate already has an X-Wing. So, the front windscreen was opened up for regular already trained Y-Wing pilots to view what is in front of them.

Here is the final design result, unless there are tweak suggestions from anyone. Given the compromises that needed to be made to fit the model and still capture the look and feel I think this came out great.

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For FDM printing a 0.3mm nozzle is required. Supports will be needed. This should print beautifully with SLA.
 

edge10

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Turned out that it was extremely difficult to get dogs trained to fly a Y-Wing, no time for instrument rating certification, and the only pilot that was capable of using the force to navigate already has an X-Wing. So, the front windscreen was opened up for regular already trained Y-Wing pilots to view what is in front of them.

Here is the final design result, unless there are tweak suggestions from anyone. Given the compromises that needed to be made to fit the model and still capture the look and feel I think this came out great.

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For FDM printing a 0.3mm nozzle is required. Supports will be needed. This should print beautifully with SLA.

I guess I can buy one, since I won't have to carve out the front window now! Understandable, as trained daggits are in short supply.
 

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Hagoth

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That is an awesome looking kit SB! Very pleased with how nicely the canopy printed and fits over the cockpit.

Here are the pictures StevenBills shared with me of the first print results. Perfect fit!

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