Nx-02 Columbia

Discussion in 'Science Fiction & Fantasy' started by col. kurtz, Feb 14, 2008.

  1. col. kurtz

    col. kurtz Member

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    HI GUYS !! I LIKED THE ENTERPISE DESIGN IN ST:ENT, SO I THOGUGHT ID BUILD HER SISTER SHIP THE NX-02 COLUMBIA (EVEN THO ID DINT LIKE THE SERIES MUCH ONLY A HANDFUL OF EPISODES)
    THIS MODEL IS DESIGNED BY CLEVER SANTORIO LOPEZ. GOOD DESIGN AND TEX TURES JUST BUILD THE SAUCER TOP AND BOTTOM SECTIONS (ABOUT 40 PARTS SO FAR)
    HERES SOME PICS:thumb:

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  2. Stev0

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    ugh.... must .... need .... scale ....reference item....
  3. col. kurtz

    col. kurtz Member

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    sorry dont understand what youve written :confused::thumb:
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    Mace Member

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    LOL @ Stev0

    Col Kurtz,
    Stev0 needs something on the pictures to determine the scale....like a ruler or a deck of cards :D
  5. col. kurtz

    col. kurtz Member

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    oh... thanks sorry steve_o :thumb: the width of the saucer section is 6 inches just finished it will update wiv pics tomrrow :thumb:
  6. Stev0

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    wow... looks like it's 16".

    hehe.

    Must ... resist .... finishing setence... UGH!

    :p
  7. CJTK1701

    CJTK1701 Banned

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    Looking forward to it. Is this available online, or did you modify and resize one? Sorry, don't know how I missed this one.
  8. i think thats the one from clever santros site heres a linkits on the right youll see a section saying star trek the modlles thee as well as a few more
    Clever
  9. col. kurtz

    col. kurtz Member

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    starship builder is correct clever santorio is the designer hes designed quite afew ships all of which i plan to build and post threads about i will update this asap (hopefully the next 24hrs):thumb:
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    CJTK1701 Banned

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    ^^^ Brilliant! Thank you both for the info.:thumb:
  11. col. kurtz

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    wall1just tryed to fit both saucer sections together doesnt fit ,loads of gaps between other parts ive made up im starting to regret starting this thread. i just scrapped the whole saucer section two weeks work for nothing.
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    D-WHALE Utopia Planitia Engineer

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    a tip of me: donĀ“t try to build the ENT-B or the EXCELSIOR!:cry:
    Quotation:"the same procedure as ...":mrgreen:


    cheers:agree1:
  13. col. kurtz

    col. kurtz Member

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    yes thanks :thumb: noticed afew design probs with them as well... why do people put designs on the net without test building them ? will restart building the saucer section for the nx -02 later on today worked out where the problem is and will try to correct it :thumb:
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    hi guys have managed to complet build the saucer section warp engines and the supports and fairings lots of trimming needed here and there with the saucer section but it can be assembled(i dont like to give up ) heres the photos guys let me know what you guys think so far :thumb:

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    Great and sharp build so far!! congrats...!!
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    That looks great buddy! Nice build!
    Just something I noticed though, does the front pic of the saucer (hpim0591.jpg) look a bit skew or is it just me?
  17. Gearz

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    looks like a great build so far col. kurtz.. :thumb:
  18. col. kurtz

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    hi guys just completed the build,very challenging alot of work but worth it heres the pics guys (and girls)sign1 hope you all like :thumb:

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    final pics :thumb:

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  20. very good build kurt looks good seeing it finished