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Old June 28 2011, 05:05 PM   #9
Cary L. Brown
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Re: U.S.S. Ariel - Federation Shuttlecarrier

137th Gebirg wrote: View Post
Is the neck really supposed to be that thin?
No... I haven't created the neck yet, except for the 2.0 meter wide "core" section. The neck itself is part of the whole "curved" section which I haven't added in yet. As I said in my first post... the neck is probably more similar to the 1701-D's neck (but inverted) than anything else you're familiar with... that is, it's narrow at the top (but wider than what you see here) and flares out to blend into the secondary hull shape at the bottom.

Remember, I'm posting these as I create the model, not showing a finished model. You can see one of the "sections" making up the neck, as a blue sketch trace near the base of the "neck only" region.
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