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Monthly Archives: July 2017

ISD KRAKEN – 0.1mm Design Changes 001

on July 11, 2017 ISD KRAKEN, Uncategorized with 0 comments

One of the parts I like the most of working with customers is listening to their ideas and try to incorporate them into the designs. Chris here is no exception. After our initial couple of hours Skype sessions we had a list of items we wanted to explore and see if they are possible and […]

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ISD KRAKEN – 0.1mm Design Update 003

on July 11, 2017 ISD KRAKEN, Uncategorized with 0 comments

The superstructure will be a mixture of aluminum and 3dprinted parts. The aluminum walls will keep the warm air from reaching the printed material and provide stability for the hinge parts. I used a simple boxmodel technique to create the structures and then aligned them with the designs. The final results look like this. Funny […]

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ISD Kraken – Physical Model Update

on July 9, 2017 ISD KRAKEN, Uncategorized with 0 comments

I couldn’t resist to grab a few sheets of MDF and throw a quick shape together. Just to see how it would be in real life. I might need bigger build room to be honest. In the top left corner you can see my first scalemodel gaming computer from 2011 – the USS EURISKO Intrepid MKII […]

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ISD KRAKEN – 0.1mm Design update 002

on July 9, 2017 ISD KRAKEN, Uncategorized with 0 comments

The lines of a ship are so important. Ever seen a ship that you just like THE MOMENT you see it? That moment when the primary brain just says; Insta-store this please! And after that first exposure you start seeing the shapes everywhere? Well maybe I am a bit nuts but so is it for me […]

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ISD KRAKEN : 0.1mm Design Update 001

on July 7, 2017 ISD KRAKEN, Uncategorized with 0 comments

Once the model was properly setup I could plot the hulls, setup the base angles and aligne the pictures as fine as possible. The hull has two primary functions. One as support of the skin that provides greeble support and  armour patterns but also one as the primary encasing of the hardware. I will be […]

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ISD KRAKEN : Architectural Modelling Update

on July 7, 2017 ISD KRAKEN, Uncategorized with 0 comments

Working with customers is always something I enjoy very much as I get to hang out with people that are just as excited about a build as I am. My customer Chris is no exception in this case. Overwhelmed with the amount of knowledge from StarWars universe he brings to the table we embarked on […]

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ISD KRAKEN – Opening Post

on July 6, 2017 ISD KRAKEN with 0 comments

  Hi Star Wars Fans, I am back with a new build called the ISD KRAKEN. This one has to be completed before the opening of the “Last Jedi” on december 15th so I am not in a real rush and that will show in the level of detail I have committed myself to. This […]

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