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Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 6:54 pm
by JMSmith
i will start it again then Bryan,

first bit, 2 layers, original drawing layer one, black silhoette layer 2

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when this is correct i will make a mask of it

Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sun Oct 25, 2009 10:29 am
by JMSmith
hi all,
thanks to Roy i have now got the correct shape and have made a mask.

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this is the shape the mask is made from, now it's playtime.

Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sun Oct 25, 2009 12:07 pm
by JMSmith
and now the fun starts,

i have a drawing from the manual and that is slightly different, so it back to the good old fashioned checking photos against drawings :(

you sure you want to start drawing bryan :twisted:

Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sun Oct 25, 2009 3:49 pm
by TASSE
Yes, even manufacturers drawings can often differ with the final thing as many times the aircraft can be altered on the workshop floor. I have found many examples of this when doing scale drawings.

TASSE.

Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Tue Oct 27, 2009 9:45 pm
by JMSmith
here we go, six layers allhighlight to start the basic forming.

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Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sat Nov 07, 2009 11:48 am
by JMSmith
moved on a lot,

more shading cockpit fitted and those bloody portholes, the porthole drawing was 27 layers, done 4 time larger then all layers merged then resized and copy pasted onto fuselage, two different type portholes, lefthand and righthand :o

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Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Mon Nov 16, 2009 8:43 pm
by JMSmith
hi guys,

a little more :P

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Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sat Nov 21, 2009 2:38 am
by TASSE
John, check the kink in the leading edge.

Roy.

Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sat Nov 21, 2009 6:38 am
by JMSmith
hi roy,

the kink is formed by the fuselage to main wing curving up, then going staight for about a foot then the wing go in normal diahedrel, looks realy good in some photos

Re: Short Singapore

PostPosted: Sun Dec 06, 2009 1:01 pm
by JMSmith
still at it,

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