Thursday, May 05, 2016 - 12:44 AM UTC
What good is an aircraft carrier without aircraft? Shapeways has issued a Heavier-Than-Air (HTA) unit of 11 aircraft to outfit AMTís 1/520 scale USS Akron/USS Macon.
Acdcording to the designer, ďDerek66Ē:
ďThis is a selection of my Curtiss F9C's and Consolidated N2Y's for the experienced modeller to add to the AMT kit "U.S.S. AKRON/U.S.S. MACON". Admiral Moffet's Ford Trimotor is included so that you can have him visiting the airship on one of his rounds of inspection! This model is 3D Printed in Frosted Extreme Detail: Matte translucent plastic that showcases incredibly fine and intricate detailsĒ.
The 11 aircraft HTA Unit
for AMTís 1/520th Scale Akron/Macon airship is available from Shapeways http://www.shapeways.com/product/RENDMHL6B/hta-unit-1-520th-scale-to-match-the-amt-kit?li=shop-results&optionId=59297180
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