"studio scale" McQuarrie Falcon

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moffeaton

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This is a test print - a proof of concept, if you will. The next print will be in ABS so I can just weld all the styrene down to it. But thought you guys would like to see the start of a back back back burner project of mine, for a rainy day - a one-off 32" McQuarrie Falcon :)

Many Bothans died to bring me this far - mostly Stinson and Docmani ;)

 

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Wes R

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You guys with 3d printers make me jealous lol. Can't wait to see it, i love seeing the original concepts built into kits.
 

Vacformedhero

Sr Member
This is a test print - a proof of concept, if you will. The next print will be in ABS so I can just weld all the styrene down to it. But thought you guys would like to see the start of a back back back burner project of mine, for a rainy day - a one-off 32" McQuarrie Falcon :)

Many Bothans died to bring me this far - mostly Stinson and Docmani ;)

https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xaf1/v/t1.0-9/s720x720/10978507_10153129547113156_4094204996679969797_n.jpg?oh=129333e8bf8071fb50b4d741f70423de&oe=5595946F&__gda__=1432473754_2cbb0df2650a44eb3f57cc0e9840192c
You get all the good toys, 3d printers are like christmas morning simulators
 

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Aurora

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You get all the good toys, 3d printers are like christmas morning simulators
Not to mention to the laser cutter.

Very cool project always love the concept stuff
 

moffeaton

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Re: "studio scale" McQuarrie Falcon

Well yeah, that thing gets used almost every day!

"we need a place to store bags of snacks in the kitchen? TO THE LASER!"

- - - Updated - - -

(our snack bin is FANCY)
 

Junk Pilot

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I just love the design of it. My first thought was maybe using something like that as the basis for the 5ft Falcon sub-structure.
 

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moffeaton

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I thought this was a pretty dang clever thing to build off of, too! Doc is going to move the engine area's armature inward some more, to make room for lights, and I also realized we need the hex heads to be flush and not proud - they will interfere with the skinning!
 

Jedi Dade

Sr Member
5 ft armature??? the picture goes from his shoes to just above the knee... Jason might be a big man on campus - but he is human for crying out loud :lol

Jedi Dade
 

Junk Pilot

Sr Member
Even though I knew this was for the 32in McQuarrie version when I saw the image of the armature I thought that might be a good design for the innards of a 5ft Falcon as opposed the standard method.

5 ft armature??? the picture goes from his shoes to just above the knee... Jason might be a big man on campus - but he is human for crying out loud :lol

Jedi Dade
 

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