new meaning to the word paper ship

Discussion in 'Research and Development' started by wfirebaugh, Mar 22, 2014.

  1. wfirebaugh

    wfirebaugh Well-Known Member

    Aug 8, 2013
    El Paso Texas, USA
    The design, frame wise the mesurements are not right most are not a inch so i have been rethinking things for a while now on a redesign or a diffrent ship to build knolege on before i go back to it. I have been playing with a American DD design, smaller, fewer parts, designing the super structure out of paper that sort of thing not that complicated but would most likeley be a throw away after a few uses with the option to replace sections easley if needed with the new design.
  2. Anvil_x

    Anvil_x Well-Known Member

    Nov 4, 2017
    Park Falls, WI
    alright. have you considered using foam backed tagboard for the ribs etc? I use that stuff to mockup a boat before cutting wood.