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Old April 29 2013, 02:04 AM   #92
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Re: S.S. Valiant Appearance

aridas sofia wrote: View Post
What would you think of giving it a few VTOL lifting body details?

http://www.astronautix.com/graphics/h/hl203vw.gif
http://area51specialprojects.com/images/ecn2359.jpg
http://www.air-and-space.com/2009052...20rear%20l.jpg
Or even a more "DC-X" idea that takes its looks from your central rocket but functions like a tail-landing DC-X:
http://www.astronautix.com/graphics/x/x33p4.jpg
I actually worked on a shuttle based on the HL-10 at one point. It was going to seat about 12. Here's an early image after I got the main body complete. I got as far as cutting in windows before getting distracted by new shiny things.



Talk about a pain in the ass to do in Sketchup.
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